Independent Person

Job Summary
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Closed for applications on 18/01/2019 23:59
Job Category:
Democratic Services/ Registrars
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Employment Location:
Cleveland Fire Authority
Closing date:
18 Jan
Further Information

Under the Localism Act, 2011, Fire Authorities are required to appoint an ‘Independent Person’ as part of their arrangements in the promotion and maintenance of high standards of conduct affecting its Members.

Cleveland Fire Authority is seeking to appoint one Independent Person and applications are therefore invited from members of the public, particularly from those with experience in either a regulatory, commercial, professional or voluntary sector with an interest in the proper and effective ethical governance of an organisation.

Training will be provided and reasonable travel and subsistence expenses will be payable.

Applicants should not within the past five years have been an elected member, co-opted member or Officer of the Fire Authority, or a relative or close friend of such persons.

An application pack, including application form and role description is available upon request from Beverley Parker, Democratic and Administration Manager on 01429 874101 or

Completed applications should be returned no later than 18th January.

For an informal discussion about the post please do not hesitate to contact Peter Devlin, Legal Adviser and Monitoring Officer, on 01429 874008 or

Shortlisting will take place on 25 January 2019 with interviews being held on
8 February 2019.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.