Healthwatch Stockton-on-Tees is looking to recruit new volunteers to join the Healthwatch Executive Board.
If you have a strong interest in health and social care and would like to influence service development by representing the views of patients, service users and carers then Healthwatch Stockton-on-Tees would like to hear from you!
Knowledge and Skills required:
An interest in or experience of health and social care services
Awareness of the current challenges faced by the changing health and social care landscape
Good level of communication skills with the ability to engage with the local community and stakeholders
The role of a Board member:
Promote good governance
Attend board meetings, and Healthwatch events where required
Attend external meetings and events, promoting the role of Healthwatch Stockton-on-Tees
Contribute to decision making and work planning
Positions on the Healthwatch Executive Board Stockton-on-Tees are voluntary and unpaid, but reasonable authorised out of pocket expenses will be paid.