Agenda

Children, Young People and Schools Scrutiny Commission - Thursday, 27 February 2020 5:30 pm

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

Contact: Jerry Connolly, Scrutiny Support Officer, tel: 0116 454 6343  Jason Tyler, Democratic Support Officer, tel: 0116 454 6359

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 PREVIOUS MEETINGS pdf icon PDF 109 KB

The minutes of the following meetings of the Children, Young People and Schools Scrutiny Commission are attached and Members are asked to confirm them as a correct record.

 

(i)         9 January 2020

(ii)        28 January 2020 (Special General Fund Budget meeting)

 

Additional documents:

4.

CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Chair will provide updates on any issues concerning the remit of the Commission including an update on the Task Group report on educational underachievement following its presentation to the Executive.

 

5.

PETITIONS

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

6.

QUESTIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF CASE

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

7.

LOCAL MULTI-AGENCY SAFEGUARDING PARTNERSHIP ARRANGEMENTS pdf icon PDF 193 KB

The Director of Social Care and Early Help submits a report, which outlines the new multi-agency safeguarding arrangements in place to identify and respond to the needs of the children in Leicester.

 

 

8.

STATUTORY COMPLAINTS ANNUAL REPORT pdf icon PDF 185 KB

The Director of Social Care and Early Help submits a report, which includes the annual report detailing complaints received regarding Children’s Social Care Services, how those complaints are dealt with, outcomes and the overall effectiveness of the complaints procedure for Children’s Social Care Services.

 

Additional documents:

9.

INDEPENDENT REVIEWING OFFICER (IRO) ANNUAL REPORT pdf icon PDF 687 KB

The Independent Reviewing Officer’s Annual Report is submitted, with a summary of information available from April 2018 to March 2019.

 

10.

LOCAL AUTHORITY DESIGNATED OFFICER (LADO) ANNUAL REPORT pdf icon PDF 346 KB

The Local Authority Designated Officer’s (LADOs) Annual Report is submitted, with a summary of information available from April 2018 to March 2019.

 

11.

EDGE OF CARE INTERVENTIONS PROGRESS REPORT pdf icon PDF 519 KB

The Director of Social Care and Early Help submits a report, which provides a quarterly progress update on the delivery of four discrete interventions that are part of the edge of care offer within the Early Help and Prevention Service.  

 

This report will be supported by a presentation (slides attached).

 

Additional documents:

12.

PROPOSED TASK GROUP - NON-CLINICAL SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES pdf icon PDF 183 KB

The Scoping Document for the Scrutiny Review of Non-clinical Mental Health Support for Children and Young People in Leicester, as proposed by the Cahir of  the Commission, is submitted for ratification.

 

13.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 222 KB

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

 

14.

CLOSE OF MEETING