Nominations now open to become Chair and Vice Chair of Health and Social Care Forum

What is the Health and Social Care Forum

 

The Health and Social Care Forum is a thematic forum of INVOLVE.  The Forum meets regularly to discuss its particular areas of work.  Members include voluntary and community organisation representatives from health, social care and wellbeing services in Merton.  

 

In each meeting, there are representatives from various organisations within Merton to discuss service delivery, information exchange, news and updates on events and activities, and address key issues arising within our borough.

 

Full information on the Forum is contained in these terms of reference.

   

Roles

 

The Chair 

  1. The roles, responsibilities and person specification for representatives apply.
  2. To provide leadership and representation for the forum. 
  3. Work with the Vice Chair and MVSC to set the agenda for the Forum meetings. 
  4. Ensure that actions from the Forum are progressed 

The Vice Chair 

  1. The roles, responsibilities and person specification for representatives apply. 
  2. Support the Chair to fulfil his/her role
  3. Deputise for the Chair, as necessary. 
  4. The roles, responsibilities and person specification for representatives apply. 
  5. The roles, responsibilities and person specification for representatives apply. 

The roles, responsibilities and person specification for representatives apply are set out in this summary of the responsibilities of a VCS representative.

The process

 

If you wish to nominate yourself or another person to these roles, please complete one of the attached nomination forms per person per role.  For example, if you wish to nominate yourself for one role and another person for a second role, you should complete two forms.

 

Please return your completed form(s) to Lia Santos at MVSC, Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham CR4 3UD or by email at lia@mvsc.co.uk

 

 

 

The form must by returned on or before 10.00pm on Tuesday, 2nd April 2019.