We are looking for new SAG members! 

We are looking to recruit committed and pragmatic people who are passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of people across ALL of Sheffield. If you are a local resident or work in the city and want to see the best health and social care services for Sheffield, we want to hear from you!

Applications close at 8am on Thursday 7th July 2022. You can find the information you need to apply below:

You can also contact Lucy Davies (Chief Officer) to talk more about the role, or to request a paper copy of the form:

0742 7394101


Who are our Strategic Advisory Group?

Our Chair, Judy Robinson

Judy’s background is in the voluntary and community sector both as a staff member, working with arts, faith and infrastructure organisations, and as a volunteer involved in community activity and as a board member. She is particularly interested in how local voices and representation help to improve services, tackling inequality and the role of the VCS is promoting well-being.

Judy knows Yorkshire well having been the CEO of the regional VCS organisation, Involve Yorkshire & Humber, until March 2015. She is also Chair of the voluntary sector national organisation: National Association of Voluntary and Community Action.

Working alongside Judy, our Strategic Advisory Group currently has five additional members:

  • Patricia Edney
  • Verni Tannam
  • Beth Kyte
  • Janet Harris
  • Asma Rabeha

What does the Strategic Advisory Group do?

The group meet every month to support our work. Collectively they:

  • Work with the staff team to set the strategic direction, the vision, mission and values of Healthwatch Sheffield
  • Review the impact of Healthwatch Sheffield’s work on Health and Social Care in Sheffield
  • Ensure that Healthwatch Sheffield meets its legal duties
  • Work in partnership with the Board and senior leadership of Voluntary Action Sheffield (as host organisation for Healthwatch Sheffield)

Want to find out more?

Read more about what our SAG members do in the Terms of Reference (last updated March 2021).

You can also submit a question to the SAG by getting in touch with our office:

 0114 253 6688


0741 524 9657