Decision details


Decision Maker: Assistant City Mayor - Children, Young People and Schools

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To remodel the Youth Service to realise the targeted budget savings of £923,000.


1)   Approve the revised model for the Youth Service set out in Option 2 in Table 1 on page 6 of the decision report and its implementation in order that the targeted £923,000 saving can be realised.  Paragraph 4 of the report details the background information and rationale for remodelling the Youth Service. Table 1 of the report details the model based on Option 2 as the chosen model from the public consultation process.


2)   To initiate the business case and begin the formal consultation with Trade Unions and Staff members in scope. 


Please Note:  This decision has been Called-In under Rule 12 of Part 4D of the Council’s Constitution and no further legally binding action will be taken on this decision until the Call-In has been addressed.

Reasons for the decision:

The Service is required to make a saving of approximately 1 million and a public consultation took place with a clear option chosen of a mixed delivery model.

Alternative options:

3 options were considered as part of the public consultation and option two was the clear chosen option with a mixed delivery model.

Publication date: 26/07/2017

Date of decision: 03/08/2017

Effective from: 11/08/2017

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