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Recruitment Freeze

Meeting: 05/03/2019 - Cabinet (Item 10)

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This report presented information on a number of vacancies that officers had requested approval to commence recruitment for, following the process agreed by Cabinet on 7 January 2003 (decision number 9/2003).


Details of the posts were set out within Appendix 1 to the report.


Decision number:



The Cabinet agreed to unfreeze the following posts, as detailed in Appendix 1 to the report:


Business Support Department

a)    Lawyer – Child Care x 5 (2 maternity cover until November 2019)

b)   Lawyer – SEN

c)    Lawyer – Adult

d)   Part Time Lawyer – Child Care

e)    Solicitor Advocate x 2

f)     Paralegal x 2

g)   Lawyer – Place Team x 3

h)   Finance Assistant


Children and Adults

i)     Leaving Care Personal Advisor – Permanent

j)     Leaving Care Personal Advisor – Temp

k)    Quality Assurance Admin Support


Regeneration, Culture, Environment and Transformation

l)     Graduate Trainee – Economic Development

m)  Employment Support Manager




The posts presented to Cabinet will support the efficient running of the Council.