Working for People with Sight Loss

Call for Seanad Eireann nominees for Election 2020

NCBI is one of many NGOs who has a right to nominate a person to stand for the Administrative Panel of Seanad Eireann.

Expressions of Interest will be considered from those who have a significant visual impairment, physical or other sensory disability or a parent / guardian of child with a disability or have been a ‘leading’ spokesperson for a disability campaign body.

The nominee must write to the NCBI Group CEO, Chris White setting out their credentials, competencies and suitability to be granted the nomination particularly focusing on progressing the disability agenda. All expressions of interest must be sent to [email protected] by Friday 24th January 2020.

The request will be managed by the NCBI Nominations Sub-Committee who may decide to call the candidate for interview or to have a number of candidates make presentations to the Sub-Committee where more than one request has been made for a nomination.