Meeting Details

Education and Vulnerable Children Overview and Scrutiny Committee Mar 15 - May 16
20 Apr 2016 - 14:00
  • Documents
  • Attendance
  • Visitors
  • Declarations of Interests



Public Agenda
1 Notice of Recording/Webcast
The Chairman to advise the meeting to note that this meeting will be webcast for live and subsequent broadcast via the Council's Internet site ( and that members of the press/public may record and take photographs. The whole of the meeting will be filmed except where there are confidential or exempt items.
2 Apologies
To receive any apologies.
To confirm and sign the minutes of the last 2 meetings on 16 and 23 March, 2016
To discuss how their Community Plans are addressing Education and Vulnerable Children – to include Corporate Parenting responsibility; progress made on ‘It takes a city to raise a child’; education and safeguarding issues:
Cllr Josh Jones, Erdington District
Cllr Ansar Ali khan, Hodge Hill District
Cllr Peter Griffiths, Northfield District
Cllr Karen McCarthy/Cllr Alex Buchanan/Karen Cheney, Selly Oak District
Cllr Anne Underwood, Sutton District 
Cllr Sue Anderson, Yardley District 
Alastair Gibbons, Executive Director for Children Services to provide an update.
Alastair Gibbons, Executive Director for Children’s Services, Birmingham City Council and Phillipa Cresswell, Solihull Borough Council will to be in attendance.
To discuss the Work Programme
8 Date and Time of Next Meeting
To agree a date and time.
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 Chair 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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