The details of the particular requirements of the role can be found in the Applicant Information Pack (link below).
Remuneration and allowances
Members of the Board receive £187.36 per day. Expenses incurred as a result of carrying out the duties of the appointment, including reasonable travel and subsistence costs and dependant carer and childcare expenses, will be reimbursed.
Length of appointment
The term of appointments will be for four years. Three new Members will be appointed from April 2023. There is the possibility of reappointment subject to evidence of effective performance and having regard to the skills, knowledge, understanding and experience required by the Board at the time. Any appointments and subsequent reappointments will not extend beyond a maximum of eight years.
The Board meets six to eight times each year with Members of the Board committed to 20 days per year. By the nature of a non-executive member role, the time commitment will vary from week to week. It involves a mix of activities including preparing for and attending Board meetings and undertaking other duties and responsibilities such as engaging with stakeholders and occasionally attending events.
To Apply: In order for your application to be considered you must complete a two stage process. For stage one, please follow the link https://pa-scottishgovernment.icims.com/jobs/5325/quality-meat-scotland-... . For stage two, please download and complete the Application Form - Quality Meat Scotland - Members - Application Form
Please return your completed form to PA_Applications_Mailbox@gov.scot by 5.00 pm on Friday, 27 January 2023.
For full information on the appointments, please read the Applicant Information Pack - Quality Meat Scotland - Members - Applicant Pack
An application pack and full details on this and other public appointments can be found at www.appointed-for-scotland.org/. If you experience any difficulties accessing the website, please contact by telephone on 0300 244 1898 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accessibility to public appointments is a fundamental requirement and the public appointments process promotes, demonstrates and upholds equality of opportunity for all applicants. The Scottish Government will always give consideration to disability-related reasonable adjustments that an applicant might request to enable them to demonstrate their merit and participate fully in the selection process. If you require any of the application pack documentation in an alternative format, please Telephone 0300 244 1898 or email@example.com.
Applicants for public appointments must be legally entitled to work in the UK. Please see the applicants’ pack for further information.
Further information about the online application process is attached Public Appointments - Frequently Asked Questions. General information about public appointments and guidance to help you improve your applications is attached www.gov.scot/collections/public-appointments.