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PCSP Appointment of Independent Members

02 June 2015

The Policing Board is looking to appoint independent members to the new Policing and Community Safety Partnership (PCSP) in Antrim and Newtownabbey.

PCSPs are statutory bodies established under the Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 2011. There are 11 PCSPs – one for each of the council areas in Northern Ireland.

Who Can Apply?
We are looking for people who can represent their community and convey local opinion on the policing issues and concerns most aff ecting their area. To be considered you must:

• live in, or be able to show you have a close connection with the Antrim and Newtownabbey Council area;
• be able to demonstrate eff ective engagement and an active interest in your community; or local policing; or community safety issues;
• be able to work as part of a team to meet the PCSP objectives; and
• be able to communicate eff ectively.

A meeting expense payment of £60 per meeting is available to all Members of a PCSP. In addition Members will be able to claim travel.

How Can I Apply?
Visit: www.nipolicingboard.org.uk

Telephone: (028) 9040 8500
E-mail: [email protected]

Write to PCSP Recruitment, Northern Ireland Policing Board, Waterside Tower, 31 Clarendon Road, Clarendon Dock, Belfast, BT1 3BG.

Please provide details of your name, postal address and a contact number. 

Application forms can be provided in a range of accessible formats and candidates who require assistance will be facilitated on request. Completed application forms must be returned no later than 5pm on Wednesday 10 June 2015. The Board is committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all members of the community, however applications are particularly welcome from Roman Catholics as they are currently under-represented.