Agenda

Children, Young People and Education Scrutiny Commission - Tuesday, 14 June 2022 5:30 pm

Venue: Meeting Room G.01, Ground Floor, City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FZ

Contact: Jerry Connolly, Scrutiny Policy Officer, Email:  Jerry.Connolly@leicester.gov.uk  Jacob Mann, Democratic Services Officer, 0116 454 5843, Email: jacob.mann@leicester.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are asked to declare any interests they may have in the business to be discussed.

3.

MINUTES OF THE PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 156 KB

The minutes of the meeting of the Children, Young People, and Education Scrutiny Commission held on 8 March 2022 are attached and Members are asked to confirm them as a correct record.

4.

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR SCRUTINY COMMISSIONS

Members will be asked to note the Terms of Reference for Scrutiny Commissions as set out in the Council’s Constitution.

 

See Leicester City Council’s Constitution here.

5.

MEMBERSHIP OF THE COMMISSION FOR 2022/23

Members will be asked to note the membership of the Commission for 2022/23:

 

Councillor Batool (Chair)

Councillor Willmott (Vice Chair)

Councillor Crewe

Councillor Khan

Councillor Dr Moore

Councillor Pandya

Councillor Riyait

Councillor Thalukdar

 

Co-opted Member (Church of England Diocese) – Carolyn Lewis

Co-opted Member (Parent Governor Representative Primary Schools) – Mohit Sharma

(1 Co-opted Member Roman Catholic Diocese vacancy, 1 Co-opted Member Parent Governor Representative Secondary Schools vacancy)

6.

DATES OF MEETINGS OF THE COMMISSION FOR 2022/23

Members will be asked to note meeting dates of the Commission for 202/23 which are as follows:

 

Tuesday 14 June 2022

Tuesday 23 August 2022

Tuesday 25 October 2022

Tuesday 6 December 2022

Tuesday 24 January 2023

Tuesday 21 March 2023

 

All meetings to take place at 5.30pm at City Hall unless otherwise notified.

7.

CHAIR'S ANNOUNCMENTS

8.

PETITIONS

The Monitoring Officer to report on the receipt of any petitions.

9.

QUESTIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, AND STATEMENTS OF CASE

The Monitoring Officer to report on any questions, representations, or statements of case received.

10.

REVIEW OF THE SCOPE OF THE COMMISSION

The Director of Social Care and Education will provide a verbal update in relation to the scope of the Commission.

11.

EDUCATION WHITE PAPER AND SEND REVIEW pdf icon PDF 340 KB

The Strategic Director of Social Care and Education submits a report on the recently published Schools White paper and the SEND review.  There is also a more detailed presentation which identifies some of the themes and implications for Leicester.

 

Additional documents:

12.

PROVISION OF TAXI FRAMEWORK FOR VULNERABLE PEOPLE

The Director of Adult Social Care and Commissioning will present a verbal update on the procurement process for taxi provisions for vulnerable children.  

13.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 379 KB

The Commission’s Work Programme is attached for information and comment.

14.

ANY OTHER BUSINESS