Children and Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 2 June 2020 6.30pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Teri Reynolds, Democratic Services Officer 

Note: Please note that any member of the press and public may follow proceedings at this ‘virtual’ meeting via a weblink which will be set out below ahead of the meeting. 


No. Item


Election of Chairman

To elect a Chairman for the 2020/21 municipal year.


Election of Vice-Chairman

To elect a Vice-Chairman for the 2020/21 municipal year.


Apologies for absence


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 132 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 5 March 2020.


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairman will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report. 


Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests and Whipping pdf icon PDF 471 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct. Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 6.



Ofsted Update Report - Children's Services in Medway pdf icon PDF 231 KB

This report provides the Overview and Scrutiny Committee with a progress update on improvement activity since the Ofsted Inspection of Local Authority Children’s Services.


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Medway Youth Justice Partnership Strategic Plan for 2020 - 2023 pdf icon PDF 807 KB

The Medway Youth Justic Partnership Strategic Plan (attached at Appendix 1 to the report) will cover a 3 year period form 2020 - 2023 and has been co-produced with Youth Justice Partnership Board (YJPB) members and influenced by national research and evidence of effective practice and has taken examples across National Partnerships.

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Medway Youth Council - Annual Conference Report pdf icon PDF 143 KB

This is a report from Medway Youth Council Annual conference held in November 2019 on the subject of Climate Change and protecting the environment. The Youth Council hope to inform the committee by presenting this report about the knowledge, thoughts and actions of young people in Medway in respect to climate change and the environment and their concerns for the future.

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Work programme pdf icon PDF 230 KB

This item advises Members of the current work programme and allows the Committee to adjust it in the light of latest priorities, issues and circumstances. It gives Members the opportunity to shape and direct the Committee’s activities over the year.

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