Agenda and draft minutes

Appointments Sub Committee - Friday, 28th May, 2021 9.15 am

Venue: Virtual meeting

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.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 260 KB

To approve as correct records, the Minutes of the meeting of the Sub-Committee held on 16 March 2021 (attached) and to authorise the Chairman to sign them

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting of the Sub-Committee held on 16 March 2021 were agreed as a correct record and would be signed at a later date.

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 agreed that the public should now be excluded from the remainder of the meeting on the grounds that it was likely that, in view of 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.

4.

APPOINTMENT TO THE POST OF ASSISTANT DIRECTOR - CHILDREN'S SOCIAL CARE pdf icon PDF 584 KB

Report attached (appendices B and C not available to press or public).

Additional documents:

Minutes:

After careful consideration of the relative strengths and experiences of the candidates, as indicated by the application, the presentation and by interview, the Sub-Committee agreed unanimously to appoint Tara Geere to the post of Assistant Director – Children’s Social Care subject to the notification provisions of paragraph 14 of the Staff Employment Procedure Rules set out in part 4 of Havering’s Constution.

 

Should an alternative appointment be required for any reason, the Sub-Committee agreed that, in these circumstances, the appointment should be offered to Tamsyn Basson subject to the same notification provisions.