Chair of Lewisham Disabled People’s Commission

Chair of Lewisham Disabled People’s Commission
 
Lewisham Council are seeking a Chair of the Lewisham Disabled People’s Commission. The Chair will have a key role in developing and directing the scope of the Commission. The role will lead the delivery of activities and oversee the implementation of recommendations made by the Commission. The role will involve working with Lewisham councillors and officers to develop the Commission’s strategic direction. 
 
The responsibilities of the Chair include:
 
•    Chairing and facilitating the meetings of the Commission
 
•    Ensuring that meetings are inclusive and accessible and all commissioners have their access requirements met
 
•    Working to the social model of disability
 
The Person
 
The Council is seeking a Lewisham resident who identifies as a Disabled person with a track record of promoting the rights of Disabled people.
 
NB: This position can be remunerated up to £250 per day depending on circumstances
 
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