Standards Committee

Recruitment of Independent Persons

Vacancies are advertised in the local press and those interested must submit a written application. They will then go through an interview and selection process, before being appointed at a meeting of the full Council.

The Council look for candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • knowledge of Hyndburn, preferably gained from living or working in the  area;
  • experience or knowledge of local government or other public service;
  • being active in the community or working with voluntary bodies in the area

Find out more about how independent persons are chosen – recruitment pack