Chair of Adult Safeguarding Board – Barnsley Council – Barnsley

Barnsley Council

Chair of Adult Safeguarding Board

2.5 days per month, additional days possible by agreement

£550.00 per day

Initial contract 2 years from start date, possible extension for a further 2 years

Travel costs for essential travel

Here in Barnsley, we’re committed to putting people at the centre of all we do and working together to make our borough a safer place to live, work and grow up.

Barnsley is a thriving borough with a proud tradition of coal and glass. We’re famous for our award-winning markets and outstanding museums and galleries, and there’s always someone around the corner to give you a friendly start to your day.

 brings partners together to keep our communities safe and free from harm. We recently received on our work to support local people and our commitment to partnership working.

We’re now looking for someone just like you to drive our plans forward, providing leadership and strategic vision for the Safeguarding Adults agenda in Barnsley.

We can’t do this alone, and as Chair of our Safeguarding Adults Board, you will encourage strong partnership working across Barnsley and constructively challenge our partners to continue developing and improving their support.

In this role, you will also develop relationships with safeguarding partnerships across Barnsley and South Yorkshire, working together to make our region a safer place for everyone. To help us keep adults across Barnsley safe, we’re looking for someone who is passionate about hearing from residents and placing their voices at the heart of all we do.

If you’re experienced in working at a Board level, can build collaboration and bring energy and passion as we continue on our improvement journey then we would love to hear from you.

As we work towards making Barnsley , there’s nowhere more exciting to hone your practice. As Chair, you will be offered training and supported by the Safeguarding Adults Board’s Manager and Executive.

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Please note: The closing date for this post is 31st March at 11.59pm.

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