Agenda

People Committee
Thursday, 16th January, 2020 7.00 pm, MOVED

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
Note 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 90 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 10 October 2019.

 

(EDUCATION)

5.

Procurement and future delivery of Primary and Special School Catering Contract pdf icon PDF 133 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, has a very strong track record in ensuring that Sutton’s children get the best start in life. Healthy and good quality school meals are a key aspect of this.

 

Indicative timing: 10 minutes

(EDUCATION)

6.

Assisted Transport - Update pdf icon PDF 160 KB

Ambitious for Sutton sets out our vision to make Sutton a great place to live, work and raise a family. There are a range of priorities which cover keeping residents safe, healthy and resilient and investing in young people. A key part of this ambition is that children and young people in Sutton will have the right opportunities to be educated and to thrive in their local area.

 

Indicative timing: 10 minutes

 

Additional documents:

(EDUCATION)

7.

Independent Expert Report pdf icon PDF 153 KB

As a borough we are Ambitious for our Children.  Working with local partners in Sutton, 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.

 

Indicative timing: 30 minutes

 

To follow

Additional documents:

(EDUCATION)

8.

Pupil Place Planning Update pdf icon PDF 160 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: 10 minutes

Additional documents:

9.

Making Informed Choices Strategy pdf icon PDF 146 KB

Ambitious for Sutton sets out our vision for the borough, focusing on making Sutton a great place to live, work and raise a family. Under the theme of Making Informed Choices, there is a clear vision for individuals, families and communities to be able to access a diverse range of information, advice and guidance services to make informed choices and sustain positive changes in their lives.

 

Indicative timing: 30 minutes

 

Additional documents:

10.

Sutton LSCP Annual Report 2018-19 pdf icon PDF 147 KB

The Local Safeguarding Children Partnership (LSCP) is a strategic partnership set out in primary legislation (Children and Social Work Act 2017), regulations and Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 and Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018.  The LSCP Annual Report 2018-19 is an appraisal of the strategic partnership function, embedded within our local safeguarding arrangements.

 

Indicative timing: 15 minutes

 

Additional documents:

11.

Local Account 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 89 KB

Sutton is ambitious: it wants all of its residents and visitors to make informed choices about their lives, to stay active, to live well independently and to stay safe. As part of this ambition, Adult Social Services provides support to vulnerable people to promote their wellbeing, stay safe and support their independence. This report presents the Local Account for 2018/19, as Appendix A, which outlines Adult Social Services key achievements and a summary of services delivered. It explains how adult social services has used its resources to support vulnerable people in the borough and has addressed key priorities.

 

Indicative timing: 10 minutes

 

Additional documents:

12.

Corporate Parenting Strategy and Children in Care Sufficiency Strategy pdf icon PDF 144 KB

In Sutton we have high ambition and aspiration for our children and young people, with an agreed vision that; ‘Children and Young People in Sutton live with resilient families, are happy, safe and healthy and grow up with the skills, knowledge and attributes to be confident and independent; ready for adult life’.

 

Indicative timing: 25 minutes

 

Additional documents:

13.

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).