Agenda and draft minutes

Appointment of Assistant Director of Planning, Appointments Sub Committee
Friday, 20th July, 2018 9.15 am

Venue: Committee Room 3B - Town Hall. View directions

Items
No. Item

1.

DISCLOSURE OF INTERESTS

Members are invited to disclose any interest in any of the items on the agenda at this point of the meeting.

 

Members may still disclose any interest in an item at any time prior to the consideration of the matter

Minutes:

There were no disclosures of interest.

2.

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To approve as correct records, the Minutes of the meeting of the Sub-Committee held on 29th January, 2018 and to authorise the Chairman to sign them

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting of the Sub-Committee held on 29 January 2018 were agreed as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

3.

EXCLUSION OF THE PUBLIC

To consider whether the public should now be excluded from the remainder of the meeting on the grounds that it is likely that, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, if members of the public were present during these items there would be disclosure to them of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972; and, if it is decided to exclude the public on these grounds, the Sub-Committee to resolve accordingly on the motion of the Chairman.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED that the public be excluded from the remainder of the meeting on that grounds that it was likely that, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, if members of the public were present during those items that there would be a disclosure to them of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972.

4.

APPOINTMENT TO THE POST OF ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF PLANNING

Minutes:

The Sub-Committee, having seen the presentations of each of the candidates invited for interview and satisfied themselves, by questioning them in turn, then deliberated on their individual merits.

 

After careful consideration of the relative strengths and experience of the candidates as indicated by their application, their presentation and by interview, the Sub-Committee agreed by a majority of 5 to 1 to appoint Helen Oakerbee to the post of Assistant Director of Planning, for an initial 12 month period, subject to the notification provisions of paragraph 14 of the Staff Employment Procedure Rules set out in part 4 of Havering’s Constitution.