{meta} Agenda for Lead Member for Children's and Young People's Services Briefing on Thursday, 1 October 2020, 10.00 am

Agenda and decisions

Venue: On-Line Live Meeting (MS) Teams via the link below

Contact: Liz Wright 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Declarations of Interest

3.

Items for Decision - part one - Open to the Public -

3a

Nominations for re-appointments of Local Authority governors

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:

None

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

  • Mr M Thorpe – River View Primary School
  • Mr D Graham – St Paul’s Peel CofE Primary School
  • Cllr B Bentham – Westwood Park Community Primary School
  • Mr P Wilson – Grosvenor Road Primary School
  • Mrs M Palmer – St Mary’s RC Primary School (Eccles)
  • Mrs S Woodgate – The Primary Partnership PRU
  • Cllr J Walsh – The Canterbury Centre
  • Ms J Elderkin – Light Oaks Infant School
  • Mrs S Woodgate – The New Broadwalk PRU & The Primary Partnership PRU
  • Mr G Jones – St Andrew’s Methodist Primary School
  • Mrs S Hamnett – Peel Hall Primary School

 

3.    LA Governor Vacancies requiring nominees from the LA.

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

  1. St John’s CE Primary – may have a prospective external individual
  2. Clarendon Road Primary
  3. St Paul’s CE Primary Kersal
  4. Monton Green Primary
  5. Holy Cross RC Primary

 

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:  Dee Moyo (Governor Services Officer) Tel No 0161 778 0265

 

          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:          Councillor John Merry                 Dated:   01.10.20                                                    .

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

 

 

FOR DEMOCRATIC SERVICES USE ONLY

 

*           This decision was published on Friday 2nd October 2020.

 

*           This decision will come in force at 4.00 p.m. on Friday 9th October 2020 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.

 

4.

Exclusion of the Public

5.

Items for Decision - Part Two- Closed to the Public