Persons to be appointed by the Minister of Higher Education and Training as additional members of the Accounting Authority of the Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sports Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA)

The CATHSSETA is a Schedule 3 public entity established in terms of Section 9(1) of the Skills Development Act, No 97 of 1998. CATHSSETA’s mandate is to facilitate skills development in the following subsectors: Culture, Arts and Heritage; Tourism and Travel Services; Hospitality; Gaming and Lotteries; Conservation; and lastly Sport, Recreation and Fitness. To address this, the Skills Development Act directs CATHSSETA to develop the Sector Skills Plan and implement various learning programmes in support thereof.

The Minister of Higher Education and Training invites nominations from relevant organised labour organisations within the CATHSSETA scope to submit nominations of qualified persons to serve as additional members on the CATHSSETA Board. The Minister will consider candidates with proven experience in fostering good governance, who demonstrate understanding of the legislative and policy framework applicable to CATHSSETA as well as government policies and plans applicable to the subsectors referred to above.

Nominated representatives from the relevant organised labour organisations should have competencies in one or more of the following disciplines:

• Application of corporate governance and ethics
• Skills development legislation and the NSDS III
• The PFMA
• Financial management
• Education, training, skills development and human resources development, and
• Quality assurance of learning provision

Nominations must contain a full motivation, the full name and address of the candidates, a signed nomination form and acceptance of the nomination by the nominee, an ID Copy and Curriculum Vitae of the nominee.

Candidates will be subjected to security clearance and disclosure of business interests.

Nominations (physical documents) must be submitted at CATHSSETA Head Office Reception by no later than Friday, 25 May 2018 at 16:00, addressed to: CATHSSETA Board Nominations 2018, CATHSSETA, 01 Newtown Avenue, Killarney, Johannesburg, 2193. Nomination forms may obtained from our website

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