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Outcome of Joint Local Area Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Inspection


This report will provide details of the outcome of the inspection undertaken by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) from 4 - 8 December 2017, which focussed on the local area’s effectiveness in identifying and meeting the needs of disabled children and young people and those who have special educational needs.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/03/2018

Decision due: 10 Apr 2018 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Andrew Mackness, Portfolio Holder for Children's Services - Lead Member (statutory responsibility, including education)

Lead director: Ian Sutherland

Department: Children and Adults

Contact: Wendy Vincent, Head of Integrated 0-25 Disability Services Email: Tel: 01634 331619.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Children and Young People

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