Decision details

Adjustments to recruitment and retention arrangements for social work qualified practitioners in locality safeguarding teams (General Exception Rule)

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This key decision was considered using the Council’s general exception rules because the decision was urgent and it was not possible to give 28 days prior notice of the decision on the Cabinet Forward Plan. The decision was taken by Peter Bungard, Chief Executive of Gloucestershire County Council.

The Chair and Vice Chair of the Corporate Overview Scrutiny Committee were notified in advance of this decision.


Any representations in response to the decision needed to be sent to:

Andy Dempsey, Director of Partnerships and Strategy

Tel: (01452) 425019 Email:

By 5pm on Wednesday 1 December 2021


Please refer to the published decision statement for details relating to this decision.

Publication date: 02/12/2021

Date of decision: 02/12/2021

Effective from: 10/12/2021

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