Agenda and decisions

Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Monday, 15 January 2018 1.30 pm

Venue: Sparkenhoe Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield. View directions

Contact: Anna Poole (0116 305 0381)  Email: anna.poole@leics.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

Webcast.

1.

Minutes of the meeting held on 13 November 2017. pdf icon PDF 250 KB

2.

Question Time.

3.

Questions asked by members under Standing Order 7(3) and 7(5).

4.

To advise of any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent elsewhere on the agenda.

5.

Declarations of interest in respect of items on the agenda.

6.

Declarations of the Party Whip in accordance with Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rule 16.

7.

Presentation of Petitions under Standing Order 36.

8.

Medium Term Financial Strategy 2018/19 to 2021/22. pdf icon PDF 606 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

a)    That the report and information now provided be noted;

 

b)    That the comments of the Committee be forwarded to the Scrutiny Commission for consideration at its meeting on 24 January 2018.

9.

Quarter 2 2017/18 Performance Report. pdf icon PDF 161 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

a)    That the Children and Families Service performance at the end of quarter 2 of 2017/18 be noted;

 

b)    That a report on the number of children being placed on a repeat Child Protection Plan, including the process for ending the initial plan, be submitted to the Children’s Social Care Panel; and

 

c)    That the data for schools rated as ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted be broken down for primary and secondary schools, and academy and non-academy schools, and provided to the Committee.

 

10.

OFSTED Inspection Framework: Inspection of Local Authority Children's Services. pdf icon PDF 253 KB

Decision:

That the report on the new Ofsted Inspection Framework for Local Authority Children’s Services be noted.

11.

Date of next meeting.

The next meeting of the Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee is scheduled to take place on Monday 5 March 2018 at 1.30pm.

 

12.

Any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent.