Newbattle Abbey College
Newbattle Abbey College

Charity registered in Scotland SC035294

Newbattle Abbey College offers adults of all ages the opportunity to enjoy a high quality learning experience within an historic heritage site. We are a residential college and our motto is ‘Sero Sed Serio’ (Late but in Earnest). This describes our students, most of whom are over 18 years of age, who are returning to education after varied life experiences. We also work with young people at points of transition in school or in the community.

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Chair of the Board of Directors

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Dalkeith
  • Closing 27th September 2022

We are seeking an exceptional individual to lead the Board of Directors at what is an incredibly exciting time for the College as we work to develop our vision for the future.

As Chair of the Board of Directors you should have the ability to influence and lead other stakeholders, set high ambitions and standards for our college system whilst promoting the highest standards of governance to improve the learning experience and outcomes for our students.

If you would like further information about the role, to arrange a discussion or to receive any of the documentation in an alternative format, please contact Pauline Donald, Board Governance Advisor (interim)


The post is not remunerated; however, reasonable expenses will be reimbursed.