CLERK CONTACT DETAILS
If you have any queries, or would just like to chat to someone about volunteering in the Children’s Hearings System, please contact the Clerk for Ayrshire:
NAME: Lisa Owen
TEL: 01294 324162
For technical queries relating to your application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you're interested in becoming a Panel Member, we recommend attending an Information Session in your area. Details for the Information Session in Ayrshire are below:
- 11 September 2018, 7 - 9pm, Greenwood Conference Centre, Greenwood Gate, Dreghorn, Irvine, KA11 4GZ.
FINAL SELECTION DATES & INTERVIEWS
Interview dates are:
- 10 October 2018
- 13 October 2018
- 24 October 2018
- 27 October 2018
Confirmation Letter issued to successful candidates by 26 November 2018.
BEING A PANEL MEMBER IN AYRSHIRE
As part of your role as a Panel Member in Ayrshire you will be expected to commit to sit on two children's hearings every month and also to attend at least five learning and development opportunities per year.
Ayrshire Area Support Team (AST) consists of three local authorities - East Ayrshire, North Ayrshire and South Ayrshire. Prospective panel members are expected to live or work within the geographical boundaries of one local authority area but may have the opportunity to sit as a panel member in any area within Ayrshire.
East Ayrshire - Kilmarnock and Ayr: Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning and afternoon, Wednesday morning (fortnightly in Ayr), Thursday afternoon, Friday morning.
North Ayrshire - Irvine: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning and afternoon, Friday morning.
South Ayrshire - Ayr and Girvan: Monday afternoon, Tuesday and Wednesday morning (fortnightly) and afternoon, Thursday morning, Friday morning (fortnightly).