Agenda and minutes

Education & Children's Services Scrutiny Sub-Committee
Tuesday 6 February 2018 7.00 pm

Venue: Ground Floor Meeting Room G01A - 160 Tooley Street, London SE1 2QH. View directions

Contact: Julie Timbrell  Phone: 020 7525 0514 E-mail:  julie.timbrell@southwark.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

2.

Notification of any items of business which the chair deems urgent

3.

Disclosure of interests and dispensations

4.

Minutes

Video - Opening the meeting

5.

Interview with the Cabinet Member for Children and Schools

    The committee will interview the lead cabinet member for Children and Schools, Councilor Victoria Mills, on her role.

     

    The cabinet member has particular responsibility for:

     

    ·  18 year old employment, education and training guarantee with the cabinet member for business, employment and culture;

     

    ·  youth offending;

     

    ·  universal services for people aged 0-19;

     

    ·  early intervention;

     

    ·  child protection and specialist services for most vulnerable children, young people and their families;

     

    ·  raising the quality of children’s services;

     

    ·  school place provision and admissions;

     

    ·  expanding affordable childcare and nurseries;

     

    ·  free healthy school meals and free fruit in schools;

     

    ·  raising school standards and attainment;

     

    ·  the youth fund;

     

    ·  capital investment in schools;

     

    ·  safeguarding children;

     

    ·  corporate parenting including fostering and adoption;

     

    ·  Southwark Scholars;

     

    ·  further education (16-18).

     

     

     

    The cabinet member will work with the deputy cabinet member for young people and careers.

    Minutes:

Video - Cabinet Member Interview

6.

Catch 22

Video - Catch 22

7.

EHCP mini review

8.

Workplan

Video - Workplan