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Availability Details

We understand the demands of time, so we ask for a minimum commitment of one day per month.

Venue Address

Freepost Healthwatch Gateshead, c/o Tell Us North CIC
Milburn House, Floor E, Suite E11
19 Dean Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom

54.969589984242, -1.6104628285336

Areas covered

Healthwatch Gateshead is the independent champion for people who use local health and social care services. We hold health and social care service providers to account in Gateshead for the services they commission and deliver.

As the voice of local people using health and social care, we ensure service providers listen and influence them to make changes so their services better meet the needs of the community. Your involvement will be instrumental in shaping the very fabric of health and social care services in Gateshead. 

The main purpose of the Healthwatch Gateshead Committee is to act as an advisory body to deliver Healthwatch activities. We are seeking passionate individuals from diverse backgrounds to: 

1. Provide leadership and direction to Healthwatch Gateshead. 

2. Act as an individual ambassador for Healthwatch Gateshead. 

3. Promote good governance. 

4. Oversee research and engagement projects undertaken by Healthwatch Gateshead.

If you would like to read the whole recruitment pack, please get in touch via email.


Skills needed

We are looking for individuals with a passion for promoting better health and social care outcomes. Can you bring a cooperative and supportive approach? If you're ready to participate in discussions effectively, represent people’s views professionally, work as part of a dynamic team, and champion organisational change and improvement, we want YOU!

An awareness of equality and diversity is essential. We are committed to giving everyone a voice, including those who are seldom heard. Join us in ensuring that every perspective is valued and considered.
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