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Adult Social Care, Children's Services & Education Committee 5-OCT-2017

5 October 2017 at 6.30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

Committee Administrator(s)

Richard Woodford. Contact committee services

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pdf icon Agenda [76kb]

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Agenda

ITEMDESCRIPTIONWARDS AFFECTEDREPORTS
1.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests they may have in relation to the items for consideration.

  
2.MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE ADULT SOCIAL CARE, CHILDREN'S SERVICES AND EDUCATION COMMITTEE HELD ON 12 JULY 2017 pdf icon Item 2 [71kb]
3.

MINUTES OF OTHER BODIES:

Children's Trust Partnership Board - 19 July 2017

 pdf icon Item 3 [124kb]
4.

PETITIONS

Petitions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee's Powers & Duties which have been received by Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

  
5.

QUESTIONS FROM MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC AND COUNCILLORS

Questions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee's Powers & Duties which have been submitted in writing and received by the Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

 pdf icon Item 5 [21kb]
6.

DECISION BOOK REFERENCES

To consider any requests received by the Monitoring Officer pursuant to Standing Order 42, for consideration of matters falling within the Committee's Powers & Duties which have been the subject of Decision Book reports.

  
7.

PRESENTATION - ABC TO READ

A presentation by ABC to read, a local charity that was set up in 2004 to support children who are struggling to read by finding, training and supporting volunteers to work with them in primary schools across Berkshire.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 7 [809kb]
8.

READING SCHOOLS: OFSTED JUDGEMENTS AS AT 31 AUGUST 2017

A report providing the Committee with a summary update on schools' current Ofsted status.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 8 [170kb]
9.

CHILDREN'S SOCIAL CARE, EARLY HELP AND EDUCATION SERVICES IN READING

A report providing the Committee with an update on the current status and future direction in the creation of 'The Company' that will run all of Children's Social Care, Early Help and Education Services in Reading.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 9 [30kb]
10.

ANNUAL COMPLAINTS REPORT 2016 - 2017 FOR CHILDREN'S SOCIAL CARE

A report providing the Committee with an overview of complaints activity and performance for Children's Social Care for the period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 10 [126kb]
11.

Children's Workforce Strategy - Update

A report providing the Committee with an update on the progress and achievements of the Children's Services Workforce Strategy 2016-2018.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 11 [35kb]
12.BERKSHIRE WEST 10, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, OXFORDSHIRE AND BERKSHIRE WEST SUSTAINABILITY TRANSFORMATION PLAN (BOB STP) AND WEST BERKSHIRE ACCOUNTABLE CARE SYSTEMBOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 12 [576kb]

 

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