30 January 2018
12 February 2018
Salary Daily Rate
Based in Countywide
West Sussex Safeguarding Children Board (WSSCB) is seeking to appoint an Independent Chair to drive our partnership forward and hold partners to account for their work in improving outcomes for children, young people and their families. The WSSCB is committed to ensuring a united approach to safeguarding and improving the wellbeing of children across the county.
As WSSCB Independent Chair, you will provide strategic leadership and vision to the Board. You will have excellent communication and influencing skills; significant experience of chairing complex professional meetings, ensuring participation and focused decision-making; substantial experience of working within children’s services, public sector or voluntary sector at a senior and strategic level; a strong history of motivating others to deliver improvements; and a demonstrable commitment to learning and improvement.
It is anticipated that the role will require up to two days a month longer term, but more frequently in the first three months for induction, at a daily rate of £500.
For informal enquiries please contact:
Head of Safeguarding
033022 24838 or 07715 603737
To apply, please visit the website here and submit a covering letter outlining your interest in the role and how you meet the requirements, plus a copy of your CV.