The UK National Commission for UNESCO is seeking to appoint an Executive Secretary to lead the Secretariat and support the Board of Directors in providing independent policy advice to HM Government and support to UK individuals and institutions seeking to access UNESCO resources and accreditations.

The UK National Commission (UKNC) is the focal point for government, civil society and policy related to UNESCO in the UK. As an independent civil society organisation the UKNC brings together an extensive network of experts from across the UK in the fields of education, culture, sciences and communication.

Scale 7 (£52,700 to £61,600 including London Weighting)

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 22nd June 2011.

A job description and person specification is available to download from the link below.