sp
Find a Meeting
To find AA meetings and your local helpline number in Great Britain, and English-speaking meetings in continental Europe please click below.
Search 'online' to see all currently registered online meetings (updated daily)
Alcoholics Anonymous
Great Britain
and English Speaking Continental Europe
Call our National Helpline
Call FREE on
Find a Meeting
Search 'online' to see all currently registered online meetings (updated daily)

Health Sub-committee

Health Sub-committee Vacancies

Several Vacancies exist for experienced members to join the General Service Board Health Subcommittee

The Covid 19 pandemic has presented even greater challenges for members in service roles within the Health discipline including the Health Subcommittee. Working as a team the Health Subcommittee have been able to respond to these challenges.

Rotation has created several opportunities for new members to join this dedicated team and if you fulfil the essential qualifying criteria and are enthusiastic and experienced in the Health discipline or a complementary discipline we would love to hear from you, so please apply.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFYING CRITERIA


  • A minimum of five years continuous sobriety at the date of application
  • A working knowledge of the 12 Steps, Traditions & Concepts and the AAGB service structure and guidelines and Conference approved material.
  • Proven experience at Intergroup and / or Region as a Health Liaison Officer or a complimentary discipline
  • The availability to serve on the Subcommittee for four years
  • The availability to attend four meetings each year including attendance at York and on virtual meetings

ESSENTIAL ROLE REQUIREMENTS


  • To implement health initiatives as directed by the General Service Board on the recommendation of Conference and to understand the relationship between the General Service Board and the Health Subcommittee
  • To provide support to Regional and Intergroup Health Liaison Officers by providing   information, advice and resources. 
  • To create and encourage open communication channels with Regional and Intergroup Health Liaison Officers, including virtual and live meetings and seminars if appropriate.
  • To establish and maintain relationships at National level with health professionals and professional bodies.
  • To carry the message and increase awareness of Alcoholics Anonymous and the 12 Step programme to all health related environments as appropriate

The full list of Roles & Responsibilities can be found on the AAGB Website on the Health discipline Page.  However if you have any questions about the specific responsibilities of service on the Health Subcommittee of the General Service Board, please email the Health Trustee, details below, who will be only too pleased to discuss any queries or concerns you may have.

Nomination  forms are available from Jenny Pryke at GSO, PO Box 1, 10 Toft Green, York, YO1 7NJ; 01904 644 026 Jenny.pryke@gsogb.org.ukor in the Document Library ("Forms") of the AA-GB website www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk or download here

CLOSING DATE 9th APRIL 2021

The Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary or a currently serving Liaison Officer of the sponsoring region or intergroup must endorse the application by way of a covering letter.

Terri S, GSB Trustee for Health  trustee.highlandsregion@gsogb.org.uk    

You can download a form here. It may be returned to the postal or email address on the main vacancies page.