Independent Chair for Child Sexual Exploitation Inquiry

The Commissioning Body of the Independent Inquiry into Telford Child Sexual Exploitation (the “Inquiry”), invites applications from appropriately qualified individuals to independently lead and chair the Inquiry.

The purpose of the Inquiry is to:

  • fully investigate and establish the facts of child sexual exploitation in Telford;
  • to identify if, and how, public, and other, services have failed and where possible, to establish who is accountable for any failure; and
  • to make recommendations for the future.

For further details, including responsibilities of the Independent Chair and the skills/experience required for this role, please download the PDF below.

How to apply

The closing date for applications is 17:00 on Tuesday 19 March 2019.


To request further details, a full application pack and details of the selection process, please email