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Executive post


Adults & Public Health Portfolio Holder


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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