Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Staff Forum

At its recent launch, the GOSH Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Forum, supported by its Executive Sponsor and Chief Nurse Alison Robertson, announced its intention to support the best interests of BAME members and help the Trust in playing its part in building a sustainable, better future for all.

Members of the BAME Forum Executive Team are:

  • Ade Ifederu - Forum Chair
  • Larissa Thomas – Co-Vice Chair
  • Nouruja Rahman – Co-Vice Chair
  • Mani Randhawa – Forum Secretary
  • Danielle Johnson – Social Lead
  • Raouf Chorbachi – Role to be confirmed

To find out more about the forum and how to join as member and be kept updated please contact: BAME@gosh.nhs.uk

The Forum is open to anyone who has a vested interest in the development of BAME staff and willing to play a part in the drive for change. The Forum calendar of events voted by its members will include:

  • Social – Participation in Celebration/Social Events
  • Educational – BAME interviewing skills including role play 
  • Development – Career advice and development opportunities, including mentorship
  • Communication – Annual event showcasing BAME achievements both within GOSH and further afield
  • Leadership – Empowerment of Forum members to Speak Up and Drive Change
  • Networking – Drop-in Sessions in the Lagoon 

To find out more about the forum and how to join as member and be kept updated please contact the Forum Executive Team at BAME@gosh.nhs.uk