Definition of liaison officer in English:

liaison officer


  • A person who is employed to form a working relationship between two organizations to their mutual benefit.

    ‘the school's police liaison officer’
    • ‘Clubs must also provide qualified coaches, first aiders, child protection officers and a schools liaison officer.’
    • ‘A liaison officer will travel with the team to ensure that the riders are safe.’
    • ‘It also included a talk by a fire officer and a school liaison officer.’
    • ‘One area where the force may have come in for criticism was in the lack of a liaison officer for missing children.’
    • ‘A college-employed liaison officer would take over the staff post and the union would no longer have complete autonomy from the institution.’
    • ‘Denise sobbed and hugged a police liaison officer as he was sentenced.’
    • ‘In April 2002, he was jailed for six weeks for contempt of court for spitting at a police liaison officer in court.’
    • ‘The union plans to appoint a community liaison officer whose job it will be to lobby the council and provide answers to local communities.’
    • ‘George emphasises that he is a liaison officer, not a police officer.’
    • ‘The liaison officer can then discover what the patient needs.’
    • ‘The racing car legend is an athlete liaison officer staying with the Australians in the village.’
    • ‘His wife is an educational liaison officer on heritage issues.’
    • ‘The easiest way to handle this situation is to assign to the Ambassador a personal liaison officer.’
    • ‘As a police officer, he had also been the school liaison officer and his past experience in working with young people helped him decide which path his future should take.’
    • ‘As a wildlife liaison officer with North Yorkshire Police it is his job to ensure wildlife is protected and rural crime prevented.’
    • ‘She and Peter also get visits from a police liaison officer, but the news invariably remains the same - no leads, no sightings, no reports.’
    • ‘A prison liaison officer from York is helping to educate children about the perils of drug addiction through a Channel 4 documentary.’
    • ‘Some of the facilities provided include a liaison officer who discusses with disabled groups how the quality of services can be improved.’
    • ‘When asked by our liaison officer if he would see us, he agreed to do so - for just five minutes.’
    • ‘He asked a police liaison officer to thank Mr Ward for what he was trying to do.’


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