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Transforming Youth Support Services

Purpose of report: Transforming Youth Support Services presents a review of the current City of York Council (CYC) Young People’s Services (YPS) and York Youth Offending Team (YorkYOT), and offers options and proposals on 3 interlinked areas of the new integrated service: • The York Youth Offer • Structure • Roles and Job Design. The Cabinet Member is asked to make decisions on the ‘York Youth Offer’; the overall structure of the new integrated service; and the approach to pursue in terms of roles and job design.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Be significant in terms of its effects on communities;

Decision status: For Determination

Implication: Equalities; Financial; Human Resources;

Level of Risk: 01-03 Acceptable;

Decision due: 11/07/11 by Cabinet Member for Education, Children & Young People

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Education, Children & Young People

Lead director: Director of Education, Skills & Children's Services

Department: Directorate of Adults, Children & Education

Contact: Simon Page, Head of Integrated Youth Support Services Email: simon.page@york.gov.uk Email: simon.page@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

• Young people consulted on what they value about the current service; priority of services / activities
• Staff consultation and feedback on service design models and structures
• Unions as part of project board / specific staff issues
• Voluntary, Community, Faith & Uniformed sector organisations about the York Youth Offer and future partnership working
• Scrutiny committee about guiding principles for new service

Consultees

Young People, Unions, Staff, Voluntary and Community Sector organisations, Scrutiny Committee

Making Representations: Contact the author Simon Page - Tel: (01904) 554564 Email: simon.page@york.gov.uk

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  • Transforming Youth Support Services