Slough Safeguarding Children

We are recruiting an independent scrutineer

Slough safeguarding partnerships is seeking independent scrutiny.


Our safeguarding partnership is rapidly developing. Our published arrangements are in this link.

Slough Strategic Safeguarding Leaders’ Group is looking for independent scrutiny of these arrangements to help us move to the next developmental phase.

We are a strong partnership, made up of experienced members and we are developing a culture of collaboration, engagement and challenge.


Leading on partnership “summits” (one in relation to children’s and one in relation to adults) the independent scrutineer will support partners to evaluate our compliance with statutory requirements of the local safeguarding children and safeguarding adults partnership regulations and guidance. The independent scrutineer will also write our annual report advising on our strengths and areas for development.

You will also provide on-going advice and consultancy to our safeguarding leaders and the safeguarding partnership manager.


You will have a sound track record of leading demanding and complex multi-agency groups at strategic level, excellent facilitative and communications skills and the professional credibility derived from a substantial track record of leadership in Health, Local Authority police or related agencies.


If you are interested in this opportunity, e-mail your CV to

For informal enquiries call Betty on 01753 875 075