Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 25th May, 2022 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension. View directions

Contact: Rachel McKeon 

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No. Item


Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.



To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.



To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 144 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 9 March 2022.


To receive the minutes of the meeting of the Ofsted Subgroup held on 2 March 2022.

Additional documents:


Manchester Safeguarding Partnership (MSP) Annual Report 2020/2021 pdf icon PDF 502 KB

Report of Paul Marshall, Chair of the Children Executive Board


The report provides an overview of what the MSP has done as a result of the safeguarding arrangements, and how effective these arrangements have been in practice.

Additional documents:


COVID-19 Update

The Committee will receive a verbal update from the Director of Education.


Overview Report pdf icon PDF 379 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


This report provides the Committee with details of key decisions that fall within the Committee’s remit and an update on actions resulting from the Committee’s recommendations. The report also includes the Committee’s work programme, which the Committee is asked to amend as appropriate and agree.