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CLOSED: Recruitment: Taith Advisory Board Members

A unique Advisory Board member role in Wales – Taith

Non-remunerated (except expenses)
Average of 1 day time commitment per month
Initial 2-year term

Taith, the international learning exchange programme for Wales, is looking for six members to join its newly refreshed Advisory Board.

The Taith Advisory Board sits at the very heart of the Taith governance structure. Its role is to provide independent advice, guidance and challenge to the Taith Programme Executive and the International Learning Exchange Programme Limited (ILEP Ltd) Board and is supported by sector-specific stakeholder groups.

The Taith Advisory Board is looking for experienced individuals who can demonstrate strategic thinking, independent judgement and an ability to offer constructive challenge, with an interest in and knowledge of the Welsh education and learning landscape. An understanding or lived experience of international education and learning exchanges is also required.

If you are interested in making an application, please note that to be eligible Advisory Board members cannot be employed or have a formal governance role in an organisation that is either in receipt of Taith funding or would consider applying for future during the role’s term.

Read the full person specification.

Taith wants to ensure that the new Advisory Board membership represents the values of the programme and the diversity of Wales, and in particular welcomes and encourages applications from individuals from communities underrepresented in international exchange – individuals from ethnic minority backgrounds, disadvantaged backgrounds, disabled people and those with additional learning needs. Targeted actions, including working with sector networks and equalities leads on the appointments process, will be undertaken by Taith to ensure this diversity.

To apply, please email:

  • your CV
  • a covering letter of no more than 2 A4 sides explaining your motivation and how your experience meets the requirements

to with the subject line: Application for Taith Advisory Board member role. The deadline for applications is 12pm, 30th October 2023.

Taith welcomes applications in Welsh.



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