Independent Persons

Location
Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council, Rugby Borough Council, Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council and Warwickshire County Council
Salary
Voluntary, but reasonable travel expenses will be paid
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
12 Jun 2017
Job Ref
WARW000003372
Job Type
Legal
Contract Type
Volunteer
Working Pattern
See advert details

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council, Rugby Borough Council, Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council and Warwickshire County Council are looking for suitably qualified and experienced people to act as independent persons under the standards regime for local councils. The independent persons help the councils to promote and maintain high standards of conduct among councillors and co-opted member of the councils and parish councils in the  area.

The Role

(Voluntary, but reasonable travel expenses will be paid)

The main role of the independent person will be to give their views on allegations of misconduct about councillors and co-opted members.  Independent persons may also be consulted by members who are the subject of an allegation of misconduct.

We are looking for individuals with a strong interest in promoting and maintaining high standards of ethical conduct in public life, who can bring their expertise and knowledge to this important and challenging role. If you are interested, an application pack can be obtained by contacting Jane Pollard 01926 412565 or emailing janepollard@warwickshire.gov.uk  or download the attached applicant pack and application form.

Closing date for applications: 12 June 2017

Interview date: 28th June 2017

 

 

Supporting documents
Application form
Applicant pack