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Executive post

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Adults & Public Health Portfolio Holder

Description

To be responsible for the development and strategic direction of the Council’s Adults Social Care and Public Health functions, including:

 

·         Championing the safeguarding of vulnerable adults;

 

·         Overseeing compliance with both relevant statutory duties and performance targets;

 

·         Working in partnership with service inspectors, health bodies, the voluntary sector and service clients;

 

·         Championing service projects including commercialisation opportunities;

 

·         Representing service interests on the Health & Well-Being Board;

 

·         Supporting the joint commissioning of services;

 

·         Promoting wellbeing across the Council.

 

(Note:  Full details of the Adult & Public Health Portfolio Holder’s responsibilities can be found in Part 3A of the Council's Constitution).

 

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