4(1)The Board may appoint a chief executive and such other employees as the Board think fit, subject to the consent of the Secretary of State as to their number and terms and conditions of service.
(2)The Board shall—
(a)pay to employees of the Board such remuneration; and
(b)pay to or in respect of employees of the Board any such allowances, fees, expenses and gratuities,
as the Board may, with the consent of the Secretary of State, determine.
(3)Employment by the Board shall be included among the kinds of employment to which a scheme under section 1 of the [1972 c. 11.] Superannuation Act 1972 may apply.