EIJB Carer Representative Recruitment

Closed 21 Feb 2020

Opened 17 Jan 2020


 Are you a carer with lived experience of caring for someone?  

The Edinburgh Integration Joint Board is looking for one carer representative to provide a carer perspective to the Partnership.

The Edinburgh Integration Joint Board (EIJB) was established on 1 April 2016 and is responsible for the strategic planning and commissioning of health and social care services in Edinburgh and for issuing directions to the City of Edinburgh Council and NHS Lothian for the delivery of these services.

The key role of the carer representatives to bring a carer’s perspective to the work of the EIJB in planning the future of health and social care services in Edinburgh and make sure the voice of unpaid carers is heard in all aspects of service planning and delivery.

If you believe you have the experience, energy and enthusiasm help shape health and social care services in Edinburgh, we would welcome hearing from you.

For an informal discussion, please contact Katie McWilliams on 0131 553 8382 / katie.mcwilliam@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk or Colin Beck on 0131 529 8200 / colin.beck@edinburgh.gov.uk 

Further information can also be found in the recruitment pack which can be downloaded below.

You can submit your expression of interest online or alternatively can download an application form below and send to Katie McWilliam (katie.mcwilliam@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk).

Completed expression of interest forms should be submitted by midnight on Friday 21 February 2020

Further information about the Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership is available at www.edinburghhsc.scot


What happens next

We will consider all applications and will be in touch soon after the closing date to advise on whether we are proceeding with your application.

Thank you again for your interest in the carer representative role.


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