Report of the Service Director, Legal and
Governance providing an overview of performance across Children and
Families Services since March 2018.
The Panel considered the report of the Service Director, Legal and Governance that provided an overview of performance across Children and Families Services since March 2018.
Following discussions with Jane White, Service Lead Children’s Social Care, Alyce McCourt, Principal Educational Psychologist and Phil Bullingham, Service Lead - Safeguarding, Improvement, Governance and Quality Assurance – it was noted that performance continued to improve overall and that the number of Looked After Children had reduced to the level where the vast majority of children were subject to a Court Order.
The Panel also noted the performance summary from the Chair.
RESOLVED that data be provided to the Panel which indicated how many Looked After Children had been accommodated according to each type of Court Order or section of the Children’s Act.