Meeting Details

Children's Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee
13 Mar 2019 - 10:00
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Public Agenda
1 Notice of Recording/Webcast
The Chairman to advise/meeting to note that this meeting will be webcast for live or subsequent broadcast via the Council's Internet site ( and that members of the press/public may record and take photographs except where there are confidential or exempt items.

2 Declarations of Interests
Members are reminded that they must declare all relevant  pecuniary and non pecuniary interests arising from any business to be discussed at this meeting. If a disclosable pecuniary interest is declared a Member must not speak or take part in that agenda item. Any declarations will be recorded in the minutes of the meeting.
3 Apologies
To receive any apologies.
To confirm the action notes of the meeting held on the 13th February 2019.

To include coverage
of missing children, CSE and FGM and the
front door arrangements at the Trust.                   

Dr Tim O’Neill, Director for Education & Skills (has the statutory role of being the Director of Children’s Services) and
Senior Trust Managers (Dawn Roberts, AD Early Help, Rachel McCartan, Head of Service, CASS and Karen N Brookes,
Exploitations & Missing Team Manager) will be in attendance.

Superintendents Paul Drover & Matt Shaer, West Midlands Police may also be in attendance.


Incorporating actions following the Ofsted Inspection of Birmingham
Children’s Social Care Services December 2018.

Andy Couldrick, Chief Executive, Children’s Trust and Dr Tim O’Neill,
Director for Education & Skills in attendance.



The next meeting is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 17 April 2019 at 1000 hours in Committee Room 6, The Council House.
9 Request(s) for Call In/Councillor Call for Action/Petitions Received (if any)
To consider any request for call in/councillor call for action/petitions (if received). 
10 Other Urgent Business
To consider any items of business by reason of special circumstances (to be specified) that in the opinion of the Chairman are matters of urgency.
11 Authority to Chairman and Officers
Chairman to move:-

'In an urgent situation between meetings, the Chairman jointly with the relevant Chief Officer has authority to act on behalf of the Committee'.


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Declarations of Interests

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