The Women’s Officer is the key representative of women members on the executive of the CLP, playing a key role in decision making and strategy within the CLP and ensuring that women are fully involved in the work of the local party. The Women’s Officer also takes a leading role in making sure that the campaigning work of the constituency reaches out and engages with women voters. The Women’s Officer works to make sure the local party is a welcoming and engaging place for women. They head up events where women are brought together, both to empower everyone and share knowledge. A key part of their role is also to recruit more women members – and then to encourage and support them to become activists.