The Department for Employment and Learning sponsor a number of public bodies. Appointments to these bodies are made by the Minister for Employment and Learning and some are regulated by the Commissoner for Public Appointments for Northern Ireland. The Department has a dedicated Public Appointments Unit which co-ordinates the Public Appointments process.
Why not get involved?
This Department is keen for our public boards to reflect the diverse society in which they operate. Applications to our public appointments are encouraged from a wide range of backgrounds and experience, and appointments are made based on merit.
What you can access on this site
You can access information on the following:
- Information on the Public Bodies DEL sponsors
- Current vacancies
- Press Releases (appointments made by the Minister)
Your Opinion Counts
The Department's Public Appointments Unit is committed to working with our customers to review and improve our services. Please submit any comments or suggestions you may have to the following email address or you can find telephone and postal details on our contacts page.
Further information on Appointments
Further information on Public Appointments can be obtained from the following websites: