To seek Cabinet approval of proposals for
changing the way children with additional needs are
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)
Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/08/2018
Decision due: 30 Jan 2019 by Cabinet
Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member - Children's Safeguarding and Early Years
Contact: Stewart King, Lead Commissioner for Education and Skills Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternative Provision schools
Other professionals working with children
Parents of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Scrutiny Input: The Children and Families Scrutiny Committee has not considered high needs as a specific agenda item, but is aware of the challenges in terms of funding and outcomes for children with additional needs.
Planned Dates: If the proposals are agreed: November 2018 onwards - develop implementation plans with key stakeholders November 2018 – initiate pilot ‘hubs’ in primary schools April 2019 – implement revised model for Alternative Provision