Lewisham Clinical Commissioning Group is recruiting for a Governing Body Lay Member role for Public and Patient Involvement
NHS Lewisham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has an exciting opportunity for a Lay Member to play an important part in governing and developing the CCG.
The CCG is a membership organisation made up of all Lewisham's GP practices. We commission healthcare for the people who are registered, live or work in the borough. We are responsible for spending around £400m each year on hospital and community-health services for our patients in a way that ensures the most effective services available to them.
You will ensure that the public voice of the local population is heard, using your skills to ensure that the public and patients expectations are understood and are met as appropriate. You will ensure that the CCG builds and maintains an effective relationship with the Healthwatch for Lewisham, and draw on existing patient and public engagement and involvement expertise.
The time commitment is 3.5 days per month and the remuneration is £13,798 per annum. Some time commitment may be required in the evenings.
If you would like more details, please go to www.jobs.nhs.uk reference 477-LEW05 for an information pack.
If you wish to apply please send your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please do not apply using the NHS Jobs application form.
The closing date for receipt of applications is no later than 12.00 noon on 29th May 2015.