Agenda

Venue: Online Meeting via Microsoft Teams

Contact: Richard Woodford - Committee Administrator  Email: richard.woodford@reading.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

ITEMS FOR CONSIDERATION IN CLOSED SESSION

1.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

The following motion will be moved by the Chair:

“That, pursuant to Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended) members of the press and public be excluded during consideration of the following item on the agenda, as it is likely that there will be disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A (as amended) of that Act”

2.

Declarations of Interest for Closed Session Item

Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests they may have in relation to the item for consideration.

3.

Nursing Dementia Block Contract Procurement

ITEMS FOR CONSIDERATION IN PUBLIC SESSION

4.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests they may have in relation to the items for consideration.

5.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 152 KB

6.

Minutes of Other Bodies pdf icon PDF 270 KB

Health and Wellbeing Board – 17 January and 13 March 2020

Additional documents:

7.

Petitions

Petitions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been received by Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

8.

Questions from Members of the Public and Councillors pdf icon PDF 46 KB

Questions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been submitted in writing and received by the Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

9.

Decision Book References

To consider any requests received by the Monitoring Officer pursuant to Standing Order 42, for consideration of matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been the subject of Decision Book reports.

10.

Nursing Dementia Block Contract Procurement pdf icon PDF 183 KB

A report reviewing the effectiveness and value for money of the current contracts and making recommendations to ensure best use of public funds going forward and opportunities to maximise the utilisation of new contracts.

Additional documents:

11.

Continuing Healthcare Funding (April 2018 - December 2019) pdf icon PDF 332 KB

A report providing the Committee with an update on Continuing Healthcare applications (CHC), steps taken and progress with regard to the application of the CHC Framework and eligibility criteria for residents of the Borough.

12.

Proposals for Berkshire West Public Health Service pdf icon PDF 200 KB

A Report setting out the rationale for altering the current arrangements for public health across Wokingham, Reading and West Berkshire.

13.

School Standards and Attainment 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 132 KB

A report providing the Committee with an update on the 2018/19 school standards/attainment.

Additional documents:

14.

School Admissions pdf icon PDF 218 KB

A report providing the Committee with an update on School Admissions for 2020.

15.

Home to School Transport Policy 2020-2021 pdf icon PDF 991 KB

A report providing the Committee with details of Reading’s Home to School Transport policy as it applies from September 2020.

16.

Children Missing Education: Update Policy and Procedure March 2020 pdf icon PDF 1 MB

A report asking the Committee to approve the Brighter Futures for Children draft Children Missing Education Policy and Children Missing Education Practice Guidance

17.

Post 16 Update Report pdf icon PDF 1 MB

A report providing the Committee an update on the work undertaken by the Education Service at Brighter Futures for Children to address the high number of young people ‘Not in Education, Employment or Training’ (NEET), or whose destination status is ‘Unknown’, this work forms part of the wider post 16 agenda in Reading.

18.

Special Education Needs and Disabilities - Strategic Update pdf icon PDF 534 KB

A report providing the Committee with an updates on progress on implementing the SEND Strategy and the timetable for the development of the next Strategy.