Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Children's Safeguarding and Early Years
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek Cabinet Member agreement for an extension of 9 months to the existing Youth Support Services contract due to expire on 30th September 2022, to allow additional time for the consideration of the full range of potential options for future provision of the Youth Support Service.
Any representations should be sent to:
Name: James Nwaogwugwu
Telephone: 01452 325061
In coming to this decision I have given due and full regard to the requirements of the public sector equality duty contained in section 149 of the Equality Act 2010 (“the Act”) by reference to the law itself and also the relevant Equality Impact Assessment, which was prepared in accordance with the requirements of the Act.
Having fully considered all the available information, I have decided to reject the alternative options and take the recommended decision to:
Extend the Youth Support Services contract with The Prospects Group for an additional 9 months from 1st October 2022 to 30 June 2023.
For the reasons set out in the report.
Publication date: 17/08/2022
Date of decision: 17/08/2022
Effective from: 25/08/2022