Can you shape the direction of digital public services in Wales?

The Welsh Government is looking for a Chair and Board Member for the Center for Digital Public Services – apply before February 28

“Digital in Wales will improve quality of life, sustainability and economic growth, creating user-centric public services supported by effective leadership, data and a culture of innovation and collaboration,” says the Welsh government.

He launched the Center for Digital Services (CDPS) in June 2020 to support the delivery of better public services in Wales and act as an advocate for systemic change through digital transformation. This opportunity Leading or joining the Board is an exciting opportunity to shape the direction of digital public services in Wales and be responsible for ensuring CDPS delivers better public services to the people of Wales by bringing together Welsh civil service professionals and digital transformation experts.

Applicants will:

  • be a trusted enabler of digital transformation;
  • help public service providers design and deliver services to meet the needs of people who use the; strengthen the digital capacities of public service providers through a comprehensive skills programme;
  • make good practices easily accessible and involve people and organisations;
  • share knowledge and experience through our communities of practice;
  • present the digital transformation ambition and the proposed roadmap.

CDPS is a key player in delivering parts of the Digital Strategy for Wales, working with the Chief Digital Officers of Health, Welsh Government and Local Government.


Remuneration – £256 per day plus reasonable expenses – 2 days per month

The role:

The Chair will set strategy, provide effective leadership and governance and monitor CDPS’s progress in achieving objectives to provide assurance to Welsh Ministers. We are looking for someone with experience or passion for digital transformation and a commitment to improving public services, who understands the need to promote equality, diversity and inclusion.

Crew member

Remuneration – £198 per day plus reasonable expenses – [approx. 2 days per month]

The role:

Board members will assist the President in setting the strategic direction of CDPS and monitoring CDPS’s progress in achieving goals. Board members may also be required to chair or contribute to board sub-committees, as appropriate. We are looking for people with experience or a strong interest in digital transformation or improving public services and able to demonstrate the skills required of a board member.

Click here for more details and to apply

For email inquiries: [email protected].

The deadline for submitting applications is February 28, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.

A large print, braille or audio version of this announcement can be obtained on request on 03000 255454