Central and West Lothian
BECOME A PANEL MEMBER
Express your interest to be a volunteer Panel Member now by clicking on the above button. Applications are open annually and will open again in August 2020.
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 Clerks for Central and West Lothian:
NAME: Hazel Oliver
TEL: 01324 506117
NAME: Mhairi Chalmers
TEL: 01324 506121
NAME: Lorraine Monro
TEL: 01324 506121
For technical queries relating to your application, please email email@example.com.
BEING A PANEL MEMBER IN CENTRAL AND WEST LOTHIAN
As part of your role as a Panel Member in Central and West Lothian you will be expected to commit to sit on one - two children's hearings every month and also to attend at least four learning and development opportunities per year. The AST is looking for Panel Members to have flexibility around the actual days and the number of Hearings that they can sit on.
Central and West Lothian Area Support Team (AST) consists of four local authorities - Clackmannanshire, Falkirk, Stirling and West Lothian. 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 Central and West Lothian.
FINAL SELECTION DATES & INTERVIEWS
Preliminary interviews for invited 2019 applicants will take place on the following dates:
- 14 October 2019, Falkirk (Municipal Buildings, Falkirk)
- 16 October 2019, Clacks/Stirling (Raploch Campus, Stirling)
- 17 October 2019, West Lothian (Civic Centre, Livingston)
- 22 October 2019, Clacks/Stirling (Raploch Campus, Stirling)
- 23 October 2019, Falkirk (Municipal Buildings, Falkirk)
- 28 October 2019, West Lothian (Civic Centre, Livingston)
Clackmannanshire: Monday and Tuesday morning, Wednesday and Thursday afternoon.
Falkirk: Monday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Thursday morning and afternoon, Friday morning.
Stirling: Monday and Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday and Friday morning.
West Lothian: Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning and afternoon, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning and afternoon, Friday morning.