External Reviewer

The LGSCO wishes to appoint an External Reviewer.

Salary Scale

£300 per day (12 days per year)

Closing date for applications

23:00 hrs on Sunday 01 March 2020

For more than 40 years, we’ve been the voice of the public. Helping people put things right with their local council or adult social care provider as well as using our knowledge to help raise the standards of public services. We don’t take sides: we make fair decisions after listening to both sides of the story and weighing up all the evidence. Our service is free and we are committed to delivering value for money. We know that our success depends on the integrity and skills of our staff. 

The role

The role of the external reviewer is to quality check how LGSCO deals with ‘Complaints About Us’ and to provide an impartial, external view of whether LGSCO responds effectively and appropriately. 

Remuneration

£300 per day

Time commitment

12 days per year (six days twice per year). Some travel to our offices (Coventry, York, London) may be required.

Term of appointment

The appointment will be for one year initially, extendable by mutual agreement to a maximum of six years.

Candidate Eligibility

Applicants must not be employed by or be an elected member of a local authority, or an employee or board member of any other body within the jurisdiction of the LGSCO (including registered adult social care providers)

Further information including the job description, person specification and details of how to apply are available in the job pack.

The closing date for applications is 23:00 hrs on Sunday 1 March 2020.