Children and Young People's Scrutiny Panel - Monday 30th October, 2023 4.30 pm

Venue: Mandela Room, Town Hall

Contact: Chris Lunn 

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest


Minutes - Children and Young People's Scrutiny Panel - 18 September 2023 pdf icon PDF 117 KB


School Attendance - An Introduction pdf icon PDF 563 KB

The Director of Education and Partnerships will be in attendance to provide the scrutiny panel with a general overview and introduction to the topic, which will include:


·        the link between absence and attainment;

·        attendance in Middlesbrough and the broad associated issues; and

·        details of the work currently being undertaken to address attendance issues, including the Vulnerable Children Attendance Project (VCAP).  


South Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership (STSCP) - Annual Report 2022/2023 pdf icon PDF 191 KB

The STSCP Partnership Manager will be in attendance to present the STSCP Annual Report 2022/2023.

Additional documents:


Overview and Scrutiny Board Update

The Chair will provide a verbal update on matters considered at the meetings of the Overview and Scrutiny Board held on 20 September 2023 and 18 October 2023.


Date of Next Meeting - 4 December 2023


Any other urgent items which in the opinion of the Chair, may be considered.