The appointment commences on 1 August 2020 and is a 5 12 months posting. She’s going to substitute Martin Temple on the conclusion of his time period.
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Thérèse Coffey stated:
I’m happy to welcome Sarah to this vital function and look ahead to working along with her.
Her perception and expertise will likely be large belongings as we work to soundly resume on a regular basis life throughout the nation, serving to to construct confidence inside enterprise and staff as we get Britain again into work.
I might additionally wish to thank Martin for his dedication all through his service during the last 5 years.
Sarah Newton stated:
As we transfer out of the nationwide lockdown and study to reside with Covid 19, the function of the HSE has by no means been extra vital. I’m wanting ahead to working with the HSE non government and government management crew, tackling the challenges, constructing on the strengths of the organisation and dealing in partnership with employers, unions, commerce associations, skilled our bodies, teachers and others, enabling Nice Britain to work safely and effectively.
About Sarah Newton
Sarah Newton was Minister of State on the Division for Work and Pensions from November 2017 to March 2019. She was Parliamentary Underneath Secretary of State on the House Workplace from 17 July 2016 to 9 November 2017. She was elected Conservative MP for Truro and Falmouth in May 2010. Sarah served as Assistant Authorities Whip from May 2015 till July 2016. Sarah was beforehand a councillor on Merton Council. Throughout her time in Wimbledon, she served as the pinnacle of Buddies of Cannizaro Park.
She has served on a variety of boards and is at the moment a Non-Government Director of the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Belief. Sarah was a advertising officer for IBIS, Citibank and American Categorical. After working for American Categorical for four years she grew to become Director of Age Concern England. Sarah can also be Founder and Preliminary Director of the Worldwide Longevity Centre.
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