Independent Chair – Job Vacancy

//Independent Chair – Job Vacancy

The Richmond and Wandsworth Safeguarding Adults Board is seeking an independent chair to lead the local safeguarding partnership.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right individual to make a real difference to local people.To apply the applicant will have:

  • a relevant academic/ professional qualification in one of the core disciplines represented on the SAB;
  • significant experience at operational and strategic level in a relevant field; social care, health, education or criminal justice;
  • a working knowledge of the adult safeguarding agenda;
  • a proven track-record of effective leadership at strategic level;
  • the ability to lead a complex multi-agency partnership and support the SAB to deliver its strategic priorities and to offer assurance and changes in policy and practice to improve safeguarding outcomes;
  • a sound and creative approach to ensuring effective governance of and between partnerships.

For more information, please read the full advert and job profile. A cover letter detailing your suitability and experience is relevant to the job description and person specification to accompany your CV. The letter should be no more than 3 sides of A4.  To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter directly to

The closing date is Wednesday 20th June.

2018-06-13T09:44:42+00:00 June 13th, 2018|News|