Agenda and minutes

Appointments Committee - Friday 23 April 2010 9.30 am

Venue: Members' Room - Shire Hall, Gloucester. View directions

Items
No. Item

23.

Appointment of Chairman

Minutes:

RESOLVED

 

THAT Cllr S McMillan be elected as Chairman for the meeting.

24.

Apologies for absence

25.

Public Questions

To answer any written public questions about matters which are within the powers and duties of the Committee.  The closing date/time for the receipt of questions is 10.00am on Friday, 16 April 2010.  To answer any oral question(s) put by member of the public with the consent of the Chairman.

Depending on the nature of the questions asked it may not be possible to provide a comprehensive answer at the meeting, in which case a written answer will be supplied as soon as reasonably possible after the meeting.

Minutes:

No public questions were received.

26.

Members' Questions

To answer any written members’ questions.  The closing date/time for the receipt of questions is 10.00am on Friday, 16 April 2010.

Minutes:

No members’ questions were received.

27.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

The Committee may wish to exclude the press and public from the meeting during the consideration of the remaining items on the agenda in accordance with the provisions of section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 (schedule 12A paragraphs 1,2 & 3) which are:

 

Information relating to any individual.

 

Information which is likely to reveal the identity of an individual.

 

Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

Minutes:

RESOLVED


THAT the public be excluded from the meeting during the following item of business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the public were present during consideration of this item there would be disclosure to them of Exempt information as defined in Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

28.

Appointment of Joint Director: Operations & Development (Children & Young People Services)

The Committee is charged with interviewing candidates, and if appropriate appoint a Joint Director: Operations & Development (Children & Young People Services).

Minutes:

Jo Davidson, Group Director: Children & Young People, reminded members that they had agreed to a short-list of 4 candidates to attend the assessment centre.  1 candidate was not available for the assessment centre date and 1 candidate was found to be not suitable for interview following the assessment centre.  There were 2 candidates for members to interview.  Members were provided with feedback from the Assessment Centre together with personality test results.   Questions were agreed to be asked during the interviews.

 

The Committee then interviewed the two candidates and it was

RESOLVED


THAT Moira Swann be appointed to the post of Joint Director:Operations & Development(Children & Young People Services).