Executive post

Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning

Description

The Executive Member for Children, Young People and Learning is responsible for the following functions, to the extent that they comprise Executive Functions:

 

1          The Council’s responsibilities for schools and related matters including extended schools, admissions and transport.

 

2          The Council’s responsibilities for Adult and Community Learning.

 

3          The overall performance of the Children, Young People and Learning Department in respect of these functions.

 

4          The Council’s responsibilities for children’s social care and related matters including transition to adult.

 

5          The Early Years and Childcare Service.

 

6          Children’s Centres.

 

7          To represent the Council on the Berkshire Adoption Panel.

 

8          To represent the Council on the Bracknell Forest and Windsor and Maidenhead Joint Fostering Panel.

 

9          Liaison with other providers of services to children and young people.

 

10        Overall performance of the Children, Young People and Learning Department in respect of these functions.

 

11        Communicating with, liaising with, and championing the needs of looked after children in the borough.

 

12        To represent the Council on, and to liaise with, external organisations delivering services directly impacting on or related to the portfolio for which the Executive Member is responsible.

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