{meta} Decision - Items for Decision - part one - Open to the Public - LA Governor Appointments

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Decision:

Salford City Council - Record of Decision

 

I Councillor John Merry, Lead Member for Children’s and Young People’s Services, in exercise of the powers contained within the Elected City Mayor’s Register of Executive Functions delegated to Lead Members and under the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012, do hereby:

1.    Nominate for appointment as LA Governors to the governing boards the following individuals:

·       Councillor Laura Edwards – Walkden High School

2.    Nominate for re-appointment as LA Governors to the governing boards the following individuals:

 None

3.    LA Governor Vacancies requiring nominees from the LA.

There are currently LA governor vacancies on the following governing boards:

  1. Lark Hill Community Primary School
  2. St Gilbert’s RC Primary School
  3. The Friars Primary School
  4. Springwood Primary School
  5. The Clifton Centre (PRU)
  6. St Edmunds RC Primary School.

 

The Reasons are;- Under The School Governance (Constitution)(England) Regulations 2012, although Local Authority (LA) Governors are appointed by the governing board, the LA are still required to nominate prospective candidates and have to ensure the procedures they have adopted for selecting their nominees meet the requirements of the statutory guidance ‘The constitution of governing bodies of maintained schools – statutory guidance for governing bodies of maintained schools and local authorities in England.

Options considered and rejected were N/A

Assessment of Risk N/A

The source of funding is N/A

Legal Advice obtained N/A

Financial Advice obtained N/A

Procurement advice obtained N/A

HR Advice obtained N/A

 

The following documents have been used to assist the decision process.

·       The School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012

·       ‘The constitution of governing bodies of maintained schools – statutory guidance for governing bodies of maintained schools and local authorities in England.

·       Nominee’s application forms (where appropriate).

Any comments and submissions by the chairs of the governing boards under consideration.

 



Contact Officer:  Liz Wright (Governor Services Manager)Tel No 0161 778 0261

·       This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member /Director

X

·       The appropriate scrutiny panel to call-in the decision is the Children’s Scrutiny Panel.

 

 

Signed:         John Merry                                Dated:    29th November 2018                                               

          Lead Member for Children’s and Young People’s Services

 

FOR DEMOCRATIC SERVICES USE ONLY

·       This decision was published on 29th November 2018                                             

·       This decision will come in force at 4.00 p.m. on 6th December 2018 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.

 

Publication date: 29/11/2018

Date of decision: 29/11/2018

Decided at meeting: 29/11/2018 - Lead Member for Children's and Young People's Services Briefing

Effective from: 07/12/2018

Accompanying Documents: