Chair of Trustee Board

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th October 2020

  • Advertised from 16th September 2020
  • Voluntary post. This appointment is unremunerated, though reasonable receipted expenses will be refunded.


Edinburgh Napier Students’ Association (ENSA) is recruiting an outstanding, experienced individual to undertake the role of Chair of the Board of Trustees. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who has the strategic focus, governance understanding, leadership experience and time to support and develop a committed board through an interesting and challenging time for Higher Education, where innovation, collaboration and enthusiasm is key.

The successful post holder will provide excellent, proactive and strategic leadership to ensure that it provides the right blend of support and challenge to the Senior Management Team. Trustees, under the overall leadership of the Chair, provide a strategic and oversight role, ensuring that we achieve our aims and objectives as defined in our governing documents, comply with all legal and contractual obligations, and manage our resources effectively and efficiently.

Application notes

Applications by covering letter (max 2 sides) and CV (including 2 references) to

Applications close: 11 October 2020

Job Start date: December 2020