NCG is currently going through a reinvention of its governance offering. As a result, this is an exciting time to join and influence the quality of governance going forwards.

As Assistant Director of Governance you will be responsible for the operational delivery of Governance across the group and ensuring compliance with established governance protocols. You will be responsible for developing governance procedures across the group and ensuring that sector best practice is identified and implemented. You will support recently introduced divisional local boards to develop and provide the Corporation with robust and reliable sources of assurance.

NCG Group offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including enhanced annual leave schemesaccess to the Local Government pension scheme, childcare vouchers and discounts via our online benefits portal. Limited free parking is also provided.

The ideal candidate

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or have substantive experience of working in a governance environment. You will have detailed knowledge of governance and legal requirements in an FE and / or HE environment. As well as having a structured approach to tasks and high levels of attention to detail, it is essential in this role that you are a people person with strong communication skills. Furthermore, we are looking for an individual who has the confidence and drive to take ownership of the governance agenda ensuring the delivery of high quality, engaging and effective governance across the group.


Organisation: NCG

Location: Newcastle

Salary: c £45k

Posted date: 14/12/2018

Closing date: 20/01/2019

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