Agenda

Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 24th November, 2022 7.00 pm

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Venue: Peel Room, Town Hall, Bury, BL9 0SW

Contact: Chloe Ashworth  Democratic Services

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

3.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 273 KB

Minutes from the meeting held on 22nd September 2022 are attached for approval.

4.

PUBLIC QUESTIONS

A period of 30 minutes has been set aside for members of the public to ask questions on the agenda for tonight’s meeting.

5.

MEMBER QUESTIONS

A period of up to 15 minutes will be allocated for questions and supplementary questions from members of the Council who are not members of the committee. This period may be varied at the discretion of the chair.

6.

FOSTER CARERS pdf icon PDF 541 KB

A.   Report attached, Councillor Quinn to provide an overview.

B.   Bryan Holland to be in attendance to provide representation on behalf of the Foster Carer Forum

7.

IMPROVEMENT PLAN pdf icon PDF 211 KB

Letter published on 16th November 2022 attached. Jeanette Richards, Executive Director Children and Young People to provide an overview of the letter.

8.

SCHOOL READINESS pdf icon PDF 425 KB

Councillor Debbie Quinn, Deputy Cabinet Member for Children and Young People to provide an overview. Report attached.

9.

ATTENDANCE AND EXCLUSION REPORT pdf icon PDF 311 KB

Councillor Sean Thorpe, Deputy Cabinet Member for Children and Young People to provide an overview of the Report. Report attached.

10.

URGENT BUSINESS