Jessica Leigh Jones and Professor Malcolm Press have been appointed as non-executive members of the Institute for Apprenticeships board for 5 years, from 1 June 2018.
It is anticipated that the appointments will involve a time commitment of 2 days a month, including attending the board’s bi-monthly meetings, and board activities may amount to more than 2 days in one month and less in another. Annual remuneration for the roles will be £15,000.
The appointments are made in accordance with the Cabinet Office Governance Code on Public Appointments. They are made on merit and political activity played no part in the decision process. However, in accordance with the code, there is a requirement for appointees’ political activity (if any is declared) to be made public. Jessica Leigh Jones and Professor Malcolm Press have not declared any political activity.