Board Members

The Executive Board provides strategic oversight of the new multi-agency safeguarding arrangements, co-ordinating safeguarding services and evaluating the effectiveness of
partnership working. The Executive Board is chaired by an Independent Scrutineer,
appointed by the Safeguarding Partners.

The Executive Board meets bi-monthly to provide strategic direction, challenge and oversight
on implementation of the priorities set out in the Business Improvement Plan 2019/21. The
three nominated representatives of the Safeguarding Partners are all members of the Executive
Board along with representatives from the Safeguarding Partners who are responsible for
leading the Partnership’s Sub-Groups. An elected member of Birmingham City Council will act as
a participant observer.

Birmingham Safeguarding Children Partnership Membership:


  • Birmingham Safeguarding Children Partnership - Independent Scrutineer
  • Barnardos - Assistant Director Children’s Services – Birmingham Locality
  • Birmingham Children’s Trust - Chair
  • Birmingham Children’s Trust - Chief Executive
  • Birmingham Children’s Trust - Director of Practice
  • NHS Birmingham & Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group - Chief Nurse
  • NHS Birmingham & Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group - Designated Doctor for Safeguarding
  • Birmingham City Council - Director of Education and Skills (Director of Children’s Services)
  • Birmingham City Council - Director of Neighbourhoods
  • Birmingham City Council - Assistant Director Public Health
  • Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - Director of Nursing and Therapies
  • Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust - Associate Director of Nursing: Head of Safeguarding
  • Staffordshire and West Midlands Community Rehabilitation Centre - Head of Probation Birmingham
  • West Midlands Police - Commander – Birmingham East
  • West Midlands Police - Head of Public Protection

Participant Observer

  • Birmingham City Council - Cabinet Member for Children’s Wellbeing

Birmingham Safeguarding Children Partnership Specialist Advisers and Administrative Support

  • Business Manager
  • Learning & Development Programme Manager
  • Performance and Quality Assurance Programme Manager
  • Serious Cases and Communications Programme Manager
  • Secretary to the Executive Board

Reviewed: 29.10.2019

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