Board member of the Science Advisory Council - DEFRA

Posted: 17 February 2021

Closing: 04 March 2021

Category: Non MASTS

Body: The Science Advisory Council (SAC)
Appointing Department: Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Sector: Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Location: SAC usually meet face to face four times a year in London, the rest of council business is conducted virtually. At present, all interaction is being conducted by Microsoft Teams.
Number of Vacancies: 4
Remuneration: Remuneration for SAC business is £39.00 per hour. Preparation time may also be claimed. Reasonable travel expenses are also paid.
Time Requirements: During the year, SAC business will require a total of approximately 11 days. In addition, it is envisaged that each SAC Member should be willing to participate in activities during emergencies that fall within Defra’s remit (with considerations of an individual’s availability and relevant skills being taken into account), and in some circumstances this may involve participation in meetings called at short notice.

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