Frequently Asked Question


How much time will be required to attend Children’s Panel duties?


Once initial training has been completed, which is usually between January and May a Panel Member would be expected to attend two Hearing sessions per month. Hearings take place in Aberdeen during mornings and afternoons. The Panel rota is drawn up two months in advance following consultation with Panel Members. Every effort is made to meet with Panel Member's personal pressures, work patterns and other commitments.