High Life Highland (HLH) is a charity registered in Scotland and a company, limited by guarantee, wholly owned by The Highland Council. Its ambition is to be recognised and respected as the leading organisation for developing, promoting and inspiring opportunities in culture, learning, sport, leisure, health and well=being and to grow the business in a sustainable and innovative way by enabling and facilitating services that the public value and by being valued as a trusted and effective partner.

Due to retiral, the Council is looking to recruit Directors to the Board to provide strategic direction and governance to the charity and expert advice and support to its management team.

Applications are welcome from people with a good track record in business or community management with experience of working as part of a board or senior management team of a charity or other large organisation, experience of leading a team within a company or community organisation as well as knowledge of the cultural, learning and/or leisure sector in the Highlands. An interest and/or experience in representing young people’s views, health, employability, older people’s issues, partnership working and tourism would be particularly welcome.

People from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply, with preference given to people who are resident in the Highlands. The positions are unpaid but reasonable expenses will be available.

Anyone interested has until 5pm on 28 January 2019 to submit their application. Interviews will take place on 21 February 2019 and the appointment will be confirmed at the 7 March 2019 Highland Council meeting.

For an application pack please contact Ms J Maclennan on 01463 7021121 or e-mail jane.maclennan@highland.gov.uk
The position is not open to employees of The Highland Council or High Life Highland. For an informal chat regarding High Life Highland please contact Ian Murray, Chief Executive on 01463 663800 or ian.murray@highlifehighland.com.