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Volunteer with Barnet Safeguarding Adults Boards!


An exciting new opportunity to volunteer has arisen at Barnet Safeguarding Adults Board. We are looking for two members of the public to join the Board as Lay Members. Lay Members play an important role in the oversight and scrutiny of decisions and policies made by the Board.

The multi-agency Safeguarding Adults Board in Barnet works to co-ordinate local prevention strategies and responses to safeguard adults with care and support needs from abuse and neglect.

As well as co-ordinating local strategies, the Barnet SAB has an equally important role to ensure that such work is effective. It will discharge this function by:

monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of what is done by the local authority and all Board partners individually as well as collectively to safeguard and promote the welfare of adults, and by Advising Board partners on ways to improve

The Board meets on a quarterly basis, the dates for 2017 are: 27th April, 13th July and 12th October.

This is a voluntary role but expenses will be paid.

Further information about the Board can be found on the Safeguarding Adults Board page.

If you are interested please read the job description and complete the expression of interest form and send:

By e-mail: Emma.Coles@barnet.gov.uk

By post: Emma Coles, Safeguarding Adults Board Business Manager, Commissioning Group, London Borough of Barnet, North London Business Park, Oakleigh Road South, London N11 1NP

The deadline for expressions of interest is Friday 31st March.

Interviews for the positions will take place week beginning 10th April.

If you have any queries please ring 020 8359 5741