Agenda

People Committee
Thursday, 10th October, 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: Civic Offices - St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA. View directions

Contact: Cathy Hayward, Committee Services Officer  Tel.: 020 8770 4990, Email:  committeeservices@sutton.gov.uk

Media

Items
No. Item

Fire Precautions - Civic Offices pdf icon PDF 42 KB

Additional documents:

1.

Welcome and Introductions

2.

Apologies for absence

3.

Declarations of interest

4.

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 78 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 4 July 2019.

5.

Petition - SEN Transport pdf icon PDF 184 KB

 

Report to follow

Indicative timing: 20 minutes

Additional documents:

6.

Youth Offending Service Progress Report pdf icon PDF 173 KB

The People Directorate is ambitious for all children and young people it is responsible for. Young People who offend have often experienced trauma in their early childhood and it is the responsibility of Children’s Services to work with young people and their families in a restorative way to prevent offending and reduce the rate of reoffending. Sutton’s Youth Offending Team statistically out performs or equals all national data relating to Young people offending. Children’s Services is proud of its success to date and its continuous improvement journey in supporting some of our most vulnerable young people. This report sets out the role and responsibilities of the service, governance and inspection arrangements, service developments taking place and performance. 

 

Indicative timing: 20 minutes

 

Additional documents:

7.

Sutton Safeguarding Adults Report 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 104 KB

This report highlights the annual progress made by the Sutton Safeguarding Adults Board (SSAB) and its members.  Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults is a key priority across Sutton and board objectives align with the Ambitious for Sutton Plan.  This prioritises multi-agency partnership working in Keeping People Safe at home and in the community, giving individuals the ability to continue Living Well Independently and access to resources and services thereby Keeping People Safe.

 

Indicative timing: 15 minutes

 

Additional documents:

8.

Pupil Place Planning Update - Education item pdf icon PDF 180 KB

Children, young people and their families are at the centre of Sutton’s ambition to ensure that its residents can make informed choices about their lives, to stay active, to live well independently and to stay safe. The London Borough of Sutton in partnership with schools from across the Borough, have a very strong track record in ensuring a sufficiency of school places in response to the changing demographics experienced in recent years.

 

Indicative timing: 20 minutes

 

Additional documents:

9.

Early Findings of the Independent Expert - Education item pdf icon PDF 128 KB

The Local Area’s Vision, as a result of the work carried out following the SEND Area Inspection, is that in Sutton, we are collectively ambitious for our children. Together we want to provide them with the best chances to achieve their best outcomes in life, whatever their starting point, and to prepare them effectively for adulthood. Being ambitious for our children and young people is a key driver for Sutton Council and for the Local Area.

 

Indicative timing: 30 minutes

 

 

Additional documents:

10.

Update on the Written Statement of Action - Education item pdf icon PDF 154 KB

The Local Area’s co-produced vision is that, “We are collectively ambitious for our children. Together we want to provide them with the best chances to achieve their best outcomes in life, whatever their starting point, and to prepare them effectively for adulthood”.  Our children and young people with Special Educational Needs and / or Disabilities (SEND), and their families, are at the centre of Sutton’s ambition to ensure that its residents can make informed choices about their lives, to stay active, to live well independently and to stay safe.

 

Indicative timing: 40 minutes

 

 

Additional documents:

11.

Any urgent business

To consider any items which, in the view of the Chair, should be dealt with as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances (in accordance with S100B(4) of the Local Government Act 1972).