Agenda and minutes

Appointments Committee - Wednesday 27 October 2010 9.30 am

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

Items
No. Item

51.

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Cllrs Andrewartha & McLain.

52.

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To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 7 October 2010.

Minutes:

RESOLVED


THAT the minutes of the meeting held on 7 October 2010 be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

53.

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 Wednesday, 20 October 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.

54.

Members' Questions

To answer any written members’ questions.  The closing date/time for the receipt of questions is 10.00am on Wednesday, 20 October 2010.

Minutes:

No Members’ questions were received.

55.

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 pubic be excluded from the meeting during the following items of business on the grounds that it is likely, in view of the nature of the 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 a disclosure to them of Exempt information as defined in Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

 

Minute Numbers 56 & 57, information relating to any individual, information which is likely to reveal the identity of any individual or information relating to the financial business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

56.

Appointment of Chief Fire Officer

Minutes:

Peter Bungard, Chief Executive, reminded members that they had agreed to a short-list of 3 candidates to attend the assessment centre.  He explained that all 3 candidates had been invited for an interview.  Members received feedback from the assessment centre which included personality profiles, technical interviews and a media test.  Members agreed the questions to ask during the interview.

 

The Committee interviewed 3 candidates and it was

RESOLVED

 

THAT Jonathan Hall be appointed to the post of Chief Fire Officer.

 

 

 

 

57.

INTERIM GROUP DIRECTOR:COMMUNITY & ADULT CARE, EXTENSION OF CONTRACT OF SERVICE

Minutes:

Peter Bungard presented this report that sought the Committee’s approval to extend the existing contract for the Interim Group Director, Community and Adult Care, for a further 3 months from 1 January 2011 to 31 March 2011.

 

On being put to the vote it was

RESOLVED

THAT the extension of the contract of the Interim Group Director: Community and Adult Care, for a further three months to 31 March 2011 be approved.