Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Friday, 3rd September, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Remote Meeting held via Microsoft Teams

Contact: Patrick Duffy  Email:

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Welcome and Apologies


Minutes of the meeting held on 25th June 2021 pdf icon PDF 377 KB


Any Declarations of Interest


Public Questions or Statements

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have delivered notice (to include the text of the question/statement) to Patrick Duffy, Principal Democratic Services Scrutiny Officer (see contact details), no later than midday on Tuesday 31st August. Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item.  Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak:-


·          at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);


·          when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.


If you are exercising your right to speak at this meeting, but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chairman who will instruct those taking a recording to cease while you speak.


Chair's remarks

Any correspondence, communication or other business brought forward by the direction of the Chair of the Committee. 



Portfolio Holder Statement and Update to Committee - County Councillor Janet Sanderson - Executive Member for Children's Services

The Chair has invited the Portfolio Holder for Education and Skills to provide an update on issues within her remit


North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (NYSCP) DRAFT Annual Report 2020/2021 pdf icon PDF 930 KB

Report by Dr. Maggie Atkinson, Chair of the NYSCP Executive and Independent Scrutineer


Medical Education Service: Review/Update on Implementation pdf icon PDF 327 KB

Report of the Corporate Director, Children and Young People's Service


Focused Visit to North Yorkshire County Council Children's Services - Letter from Ofsted pdf icon PDF 176 KB


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 267 KB

Report of the Scrutiny Team Leader

Additional documents:


Other business which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances