Agenda

Venue: Floral Pavillion, Marine Promenade, New Brighton

Contact: Dan Sharples, Principal Democratic and Member Services Officer 

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Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome and Introduction

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Apologies

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3.

Members Code of Conduct - Declarations of Interests

Members are asked to consider whether they have any disclosable pecuniary interests and/or any other relevant interest in connection with any item(s) on this agenda and, if so, to declare them and state the nature of the interest.

 

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 73 KB

To approve the accuracy of the minutes of the meeting held 27 October 2021

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5.

Public and Members Quesions

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Public Questions

Notice of question to be given in writing or by email by 12 noon, Thursday 18 November 2021 to the Council’s Monitoring Officer (committeeservices@wirral.gov.uk) and to be dealt with in accordance with Standing Order 10.

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Statements and Petitions

Statements

 

Notice of representations to be given in writing or by email by 12 noon, Thursday 18 November 2021 to the Council’s Monitoring Officer (committeeservices@wirral.gov.uk and to be dealt with in accordance with Standing Order 11.

 

Petitions

 

Petitions may be presented to the Committee. The person presenting the petition will be allowed to address the meeting briefly (not exceeding one minute) to outline the aims of the petition. The Chair will refer the matter to another appropriate body of the Council within whose terms of reference it falls without discussion, unless a relevant item appears elsewhere on the Agenda. Please give notice of petitions to committeeservices@wirral.gov.ukin advance of the meeting.

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Questions by Members

Questions by Members to dealt with in accordance with Standing Orders 12.3 to 12.8.

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SECTION A - DECISIONS

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6.

Early Help Alliance Report to Award pdf icon PDF 132 KB

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SECTION B - BUDGET REPORTS

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7.

Budget Workshop Update pdf icon PDF 107 KB

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Budget Monitoring Quarter 2 Report pdf icon PDF 132 KB

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SECTION C - PERFORMANCE REPORTS

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Quarter 2 Performance Report pdf icon PDF 80 KB

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SECTION D - REVIEWS/ REPORTS FOR INFORMATION

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10.

Public Health Annual Report pdf icon PDF 100 KB

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11.

Kingsway School - PFI Update pdf icon PDF 98 KB

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12.

Domestic Abuse Annual Report pdf icon PDF 132 KB

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13.

Corporate Parenting Update pdf icon PDF 144 KB

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Work Programme pdf icon PDF 83 KB

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The Children, Young People and Education Committee is responsible for services which help keep children and young people safe and fulfil their potential.  It incorporates schools and attainment, and social care for children and families.  It has a particular focus on those children who are in care, and for whom the Council has corporate parenting responsibility.

 

The Committee is charged by full Council to undertake responsibility for:-

(a)  exercising management, oversight and delivery of services to children and young people in relation to their care, wellbeing, education or health, with the exception of any powers reserved to full Council;

(b)  the functions and powers conferred on or exercisable by the Council as Local Authority in relation to the provision of education;

(c)  working with all schools (including academies) in relation to raising standards of attainment and developing opportunities;

(d)  leading for the Council and its partners in the discharge the Council’s functions as Corporate Parent for its children in care and care leavers;

(e)  any other functions comprised in partnership arrangements with other bodies connected with the delivery of services for children, young people and families;

(f)  providing a view of performance, budget monitoring and risk management in relation to the Committee’s functions;

(g)  undertaking the development and implementation of policy in relation to the Committee’s functions, incorporating the assessment of outcomes, review of effectiveness and formulation of recommendations to the Council, partners and other bodies, which shall include any decision relating to:

o  child protection;

o  children’s centres;

o  education, schools and settings;

o  looked after children;

o  mental health services;

o  safeguarding;

o  special educational needs and disability (SEND);

o  youth offending services;

o  youth services; and

o  social and education transport