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Outcome of OFSTED Focused Visit


This report will provide details of the Focused Visit on Medway Children’s Services Front Door and LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) undertaken by OFSTED on 5 and 6 February 2019 and is for noting.


This report will also be considered by the Children and Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 7 March 2019.


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 or when the item is added to the agenda, if later. 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: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/02/2019

Decision due: 5 Mar 2019 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: Louise Drury, Head of Service Improvement Email: Tel: 01634 331630.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Children and Young People

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