MSCB Structure

The Medway Safeguarding Children Board is a strategic group that ensures that the Child Protection and Safeguarding objectives are coordinated, monitored and effective. It is made up of senior strategic managers of partner agencies. It is the key group that, whilst operating in the context of the local children's trust arrangements and developing a strong relationship with the wider strategic partnerships within Medway, has a unique statutory role in Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

MSCB Structure chart

MSCB Constitution

The MSCB Group are chaired by an independent Chair. Agency representatives are as follows:




Independent Chair


Head of Service



HMYOI Cookham Wood

Executive Director of Nursing and Governance

Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership

Detective Superintendent

Kent Police

Director, Kent

Kent, Surrey and Sussex Community Rehabilitation Company

Clinical Quality Director

Medway Community Healthcare

Associate Director

Head of Quality Assurance and Safeguarding Services





Medway Council

Assistant Director, Children's Social Care

Lead Member

Director Children and Adult Services

Deputy Director, Children and Adults Service

Youth Offending Team Manager

Director of Public Health

Designated Doctor

Medway NHS Foundation Trust

Chief Nurse

Lay Member (x2)



Medway Safeguarding Children Board


Learning and Development Officer

Project Support Officer



Medway Secure Training Centre

Head Teacher

Medway Primary School

Head Teacher

Medway Secondary School

Chief Executive Officer

Medway Voluntary Action

Youth Offending Team Manager

Medway Council

Chief Executive

Medway Youth Trust

Director, Corporate Services

Mid Kent College

Senior Probation Officer

National Probation Service

Acting Director of Nursing and Quality

NHS England

Named GP for Safeguarding



NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group

Designated Nurse for Safeguarding Children

Deputy Chief Nurse

Chief Nurse Medway and Swale

Assistant Director of Nursing – Trust Named Nurse Safeguarding Children

South London and Maudsley NHS Trust

Deputy Service Director

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust










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