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Venue: Virtual meeting

Contact: Wendy Simpson 01392 384383  Email: wendy.simpson@devon.gov.uk

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PART I - OPEN COMMITTEE

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Apologies

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Items Requiring Urgent Attention

Items which in the opinion of the Chair should be considered at the meeting as matters of urgency.

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3.

Public Participation

Members of the public may make representations/presentations on any substantive matter listed in the published agenda for this meeting, as set out hereunder, relating to a specific matter or an examination of services or facilities provided or to be provided.

MATTERS FOR CONSIDERATION OR REVIEW

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4.

Scrutiny Committee Work Programme

In accordance with previous practice, Scrutiny Committees are requested to review the list of forthcoming business and determine which items are to be included in the Work Programme.

 

The Committee may also wish to review the content of the Cabinet Forward Plan and the Children’s Services Risk Register to see if there are any specific items therein it might wish to explore further.

 

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5.

SEND Improvement pdf icon PDF 857 KB

Report of the Head of Education and Learning, CS/21/01, attached. 

 

A full written report on the actions taken to deliver the Local Area SEND Written Statement of Action and progress since the report was published in January 2019.

 

Additional documents:

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Domestic Violence and Abuse and Early Help pdf icon PDF 133 KB

Report of the Head of Public Health Nursing (CS/21/02), attached.

MATTERS FOR INFORMATION

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Youth Offending Service Peer Review pdf icon PDF 112 KB

Briefing on the Peer Review of Devon Youth Offending Service by Essex Youth Offending Service, attached

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Children's Standing Overview Group pdf icon PDF 150 KB

Notes from the December Standing Overview Group, attached.

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Regional Adoption Agency (RAA) Joint Scrutiny Group pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Report of the Chair of the RAA Joint Scrutiny Group, attached.

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10.

Information Previously Circulated

Below is a list of information previously circulated to Members, since the last meeting, relating to topical developments which have been or are currently being considered by this Scrutiny Committee.

 

-          Letter from Vicky Ford MP in response to Eleanor Brazil’s report to the DfE on Children’s Services in Devon (9/11/20).

 

Briefing notes

PART II - ITEMS WHICH MAY BE TAKEN IN THE ABSENCE OF THE PUBLIC AND PRESS

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