Executive post

Cabinet Member for Children's Services and Schools

Description

Responsibility as Lead Member for Children’s Services, for the discharge of all the Council’s statutory functions, powers and duties in relation to children’s social care and education and learning: this to include the Council’s functions as local education authority particularly in respect of schools, support to children with special educational needs, provision of learning services, strategic commissioning of integrated services for children & young people, school planning, school transport and early years services; for child protection and harm reduction services, the Youth Offending Service, children in care and support for young carers: having regard to the Council’s strategic objectives and working collegiately to secure the future delivery and direction of these services.

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