Meeting documents

Appointments and Disciplinary Committee
Friday, 4th April, 2014 9.00 am

Civic Centre Tower Block, Room 11.03

Attendance Details

Part I
912 Apologies and substitutions.
There were no apologies for absence at this meeting.
913 Declarations of interest.
There were no declarations of interest at this meeting.
914 Exclusion of the Public.

That, under Section 100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the item of business set out below on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act, and that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.
Part II(Confidential)
915 Appointment of Head of Children's Services - Interviews
The Committee interviewed short listed candidates for the post of Head of Children's Services.


1. That, subject to the provisions of the Local Authorities Standing Orders (England) Regulations 2001 as incorporated in paragraph 5 of the Council's Officer Employment Procedure Rules, the post of Head of Children's Services be offered to Mr John O'Loughlin.

2. That the Chief Executive & Town Clerk be authorised to offer the post outlined in 1 above to the candidate upon confirmation by the Leader that neither he nor any Member of the Cabinet has any objection to the making of such an offer.

Attendance Details

Councillor Holdcroft (Chairman),
Councillors Lamb (Vice-Chairman), Gilbert, Cllr Jarvis, Longley, Courtenay (Executive Councillor for Children & Learning) and Woodley
In attendance:
R Tinlin, S Leftley, J Ruffle
also in attendance: T McDougall (SOLACE)


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