Committee details

Children, Culture and Communities Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

This Committee is responsible for monitoring the performance of the following service areas through regular performance monitoring reports:


·       Developing & maintaining close working with Corporate Parenting Board and York Schools & Academies Board and deliver complimentary agendas where appropriate


·       Children’s Social Care


·       The Virtual School for children in care


·       Early Years and childcare


·       School effectiveness and achievement, including school attendance and school safeguarding


·       School services - School place planning and capital maintenance; school transport; admissions; the school governance service and SENDIASS; behaviour and attendance; elective home education; children missing education


·       SEND services & educational psychology


·       Skills including monitoring of York Skills Board and York Learning


·       Local area teams, neighbourhoodworking, community centres


·       People & Neighbourhoods Strategy & Policy


·       Community safety including Safer York Partnership, substance misuse, anti-social behaviour


·       Early intervention, prevention and community development


·       Youth services


·       Culture, including York Theatre Royal, museums, Music Venues Network


·       Voluntary sector


·       Libraries & archives


·       Digital inclusion strategy



Contact information

Support officer: Reece Williams. Democratic Services Officer

Postal address:
West Offices
Station Rise

Phone: 01904 555209



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