We are now recruiting for the role of Chair of the VCSE Assembly and inviting applications from visionary, strategic leaders with experience and knowledge of the role of the VCSE Sector in Norfolk and Waveney.  

The Chair will

  • provide leadership and direction to the VCSE Assembly and to enable the Assembly to both collaborate and connect effectively with a wide and diverse range of partners and stakeholders, on key issues affecting the VCSE Sector and the wider Integrated Care System (ICS) ambitions.
  • actively participate as a member of the ICS Partnership Board to represent the VCSE sector, as well as effectively and inclusively hearing the voice of the sector – from grass roots/mutual aid groups to large national charities from across Norfolk and Waveney to appropriately reflect these views to the membership of ICS Partnership Board.
  • drive forward the VCSE Assembly work programme, linked to the emerging ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ between the VCSE and health and social care in support of the ambitions in the NHS Long Term Plan, and will play a vital role in effectively communicating with the sector on the opportunities and benefits of collaborative working.
  • take a leading role in directing engagement and coproduction opportunities to ensure timely and responsive involvement of the VCSE sector in the development of significant health and care proposals and plans in Norfolk and Waveney.

Deadline for applications: April 12th 2021.

Please download our Candidate Application Pack for further details of the role, person specification, the recruitment process and how to apply.

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We also invite candidates to complete the following Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form. This is for monitoring purposes only and does not form part of the recruitment, decision making process. Please return your form to info@vcseassemblynandw.org.uk. Data on this form will be collected and managed by Voluntary Norfolk, as one of the Assembly development partners, in accordance with Voluntary Norfolk’s Privacy Policy.