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Get involved: Community Ambassadors Task and Finish Group

Tuesday 29th October, 2019

We are seeking three Public Members to be part of the Community Ambassador Task and Finish Group, which will oversee the design and development of the Sussex wide Community Ambassador Project. The Public Member roles are:

  • Public Member (Volunteer Lead);
  • Public Member (Equality and Diversity Lead);
  • Public Member (Strategic Lead).

 

The Public Members will work collaboratively with members of the Task and Finish Group:

  • To monitor and review the progress of the Community Ambassadors project;
  • To develop the role descriptors for the Community Ambassadors;
  • To design a suite of governance policies for the Community Ambassadors including  the:
    • Volunteer agreement
    • Code of Conduct
    • Reward and Recognition policy
  • To design the training programme for the Community Ambassadors.
  • To develop the support packages for the Community Ambassadors 
  • To champion and advocate for the views of local communities.
  • To encourage transparency in the work of the CCG.
  • To encourage clarity of communication for the Public.

Closing Date: Wednesday 13 November 2019

Contact Name: Isabel Costello, Senior Engagement Officer at NHS Sussex Clinical Commissioning Groups

Email: isabel.costello1@nhs.net

Telephone: 07920 244988

Practical Information

The Task and Finish Group will meet in Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, Hove, BN3 3BQ.

A reward sum of £20 will be offered for each meeting. Included in this sum is preparation (pre-reading, printing of papers, any phone calls and travel time to the activity and follow-up work as required).

You will also be reimbursed for reasonable travel expenses as outlined in the NHS Crawley Clinical Commissioning Group Reimbursement, Reward and Recognition Policy.

For further information, please review the:

Community Ambassador Public Member Role Description;
Community Ambassador Application Form;
Reimbursement, Reward and Recognition Policy;
Code of Conduct.

How to contact the communications team

You can reach our communication team by:

  • Calling – 01903 707447
  • Emailing – contactus.coastal@nhs.net
  • Writing to – Communications Team, NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG, 1 The Causeway, Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN12 6BT