To consider the recommendations of the review
into Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. The review seeks
to understand the response by the Council and their partners to the
outcome of the SEND Ofsted inspection.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/01/2022
Decision due: 18 Oct 2022 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member for Children, Young People and Learning
Lead director: Executive Director: People
Contact: Louise Connelly, Governance & Scrutiny Officer Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Desk top reviews; interviews, case studies,
observation, mystery shopping and school visits.
Lead officers in Berkshire Healthcare
Foundation Trust and East Berkshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Lead officers in Bracknell Forest Council and the Executive Member for Children, Young People and Learning .
Third sector organisations.
Representatives from parent/carer forum representatives
Children and young people with SEND.
Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director, Delivery
Financial Impact: The review seeks to understand SEND support and provision in the borough and ensure the local authority and its partners respond to the Ofsted SEND inspection. Any financial implications for Bracknell Forest Council arising from the recommendations will either be a) confirmed as remaining within existing approved budgets, b) fully costed or c) identified as requiring a feasibility study to be completed.
Document(s) to be considered: Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Overview and Scrutiny Review report