CAFRE College Advisory Group (CAG)

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) wishes to appoint a Chairperson for the CAFRE College Advisory Group.  This is a 3 year appointment starting from 1 January 2015.

The College Advisory Group is an Expert Committee which provides advice at a strategic and operational level to the CAFRE Management Team.  It usually meets 4 to 5 times per year for full days at various CAFRE locations.
Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years experience working in the Agri-food sector and a minimum of 3 years senior management experience working at Board level.
All applications for appointment are considered strictly on the basis of merit.
Closing Date:  The deadline for receipt of applications is 4.00 pm on Friday 14th November 2014.  Late applications will not be accepted.
Further information, including an application form, is available by using the links below:
On request, we can arrange to provide applicants with information in an alternative format to suit their needs such as; large print, Braille, audio CD or other languages.
For further information or questions, you can contact the Department at:
Richard McCreedy
Resource Management Services Branch,
Room 550,
Dundonald House,
Upper Newtownards Road,
Belfast, BT4 3SB
Tel:028 9052 0889
If you have a hearing difficulty you can contact the Department via Text Relay:
  • Making a call from a textphone dial 18001 + 028 9052 0889
  • Making a call from a telephone dial 18002 + 028 9052 0889.