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Healthwatch Walsall is the consumer champion for health and social care for adults, children and young people. Our role is to enable people to feedback their views and experiences of the health and social care services they receive and for their input to influence how services are planned and delivered in the future.”

We have a simple ambition, to make health and social care services better for the people who use them in Walsall. We are here to understand the needs, experience and concerns of people who use services and speak out on their behalf.

Any current vacancies are listed below.


Salary £4,000 per annum

Healthwatch Walsall is the independent champion for local people’s voices in health and social care in Walsall, and it is delivered by Engaging Communities Staffordshire. (ECS). ECS is now looking to recruit an Advisory Board Chair who has a passion for developing Healthwatch Walsall as the “consumer champion” for NHS, public health and adult and children’s social care services across the Borough.  The post holder will need to have drive, energy and enthusiasm and the ability to play a leading role in maintaining the vision for Healthwatch Walsall.

You will need to have experience of organisational development, a knowledge of the health and social care landscape, effective cross-sector partnership working with voluntary and community organisations and the ability to involve local people.

If you would like to play a leading part in shaping the future of a vital organisation, then we would welcome your application.

Further information, job description and application download pack below or available from Aileen Farrer on 07732683495.  If you would like an informal discussion, please contact Elizabeth Learoyd on 07776090003.

Please send your completed application, together with accompanying CV to Aileen Farrer –

Closing date for applications: 13 December 2019 5.00 p.m.

Interview date: To be confirmed.