Decisions

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Decisions published

14/06/2022 - CAMHS presentation ref: 4903    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford and Airedale Wellbeing Board

Made at meeting: 14/06/2022 - Bradford and Airedale Wellbeing Board

Decision published: 21/06/2022

Effective from: 14/06/2022

Decision:

Resolved –

 

That the Board receives a future item outlining the details of the proposed neuro-diversity friendly district. This should include details on increasing workforce capacity, working alongside education/training providers to ease pressure.

 

Action: The Chief Executive of Bradford District’s Care Trust

 

 


14/06/2022 - CHILD DEATH OVERVIEW PANEL (CDOP) ref: 4902    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford and Airedale Wellbeing Board

Made at meeting: 14/06/2022 - Bradford and Airedale Wellbeing Board

Decision published: 21/06/2022

Effective from: 14/06/2022

Decision:

 

Resolved –

 

·       That the recommendations from the CDOP report are enacted and considered by all partners. Proposed actions are summarised below and page 18 of appendix A also addresses actions that are already underway to address the issues identified below:

 

1.      Support national efforts to improve CDOP and child mortality registration (see national recommendations in appendix A: Figure 15)

 

2.       Reduce infant mortality in Bradford District through a coordinated response to reduce modifiable risk factors, specifically:

 

a.   Sudden Unexpected Deaths in Infants (SUDI) and unsafe sleeping arrangements

b.   Substance misuse / alcohol misuse by parents

c.    Parental mental health issues

d.   Genetic risk associated with consanguinity

e.    Parental Smoking

 

3.      Monitor child deaths that occur as a direct or indirect result of Covid-19 and make appropriate recommendations for action to Bradford District COVID Outbreak control board.

 

4.     Ensure safe swimming campaign messages are shared with the Living Well Schools programme ahead of summer and pro-actively ahead of predicted heat waves.

 

5.      To seek assurance that partners are working collectively on the suicide prevention agenda (and that bereavement support services are available to Children, Young People, and Families)

 

6.      Support efforts to reduce and mitigate against poverty and associated factors (domestic abuse, mental health, crime, poor and overcrowded housing, homelessness, access to services and benefits)

 

7.          Further analysis to be undertaken to help understand specific demographic details, and to target intervention and communications and campaign accordingly.

 

8.      Share the CDOP annual report findings and recommendations with strategic partnerships (Bradford District Well-Being Board, newly established Children and Young People & Family Partnership, and Children’s Safeguarding Board)

 

Action: Director of Public Health

 


14/06/2022 - BRADFORD DISTRICT'S CHILDREN, YOUNG PEOPLE AND FAMILIES EXECUTIVE AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE'S PLAN ref: 4904    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford and Airedale Wellbeing Board

Made at meeting: 14/06/2022 - Bradford and Airedale Wellbeing Board

Decision published: 21/06/2022

Effective from: 14/06/2022

Decision:

Resolved –

 

1.         That the proposed governance arrangements be adopted for children’s partnerships for Bradford district and to ratify the creation of the Children, Young People and Families Executive as one of the family of strategic Partnerships for Bradford District.

 

2.         That Board Partners are asked to contribute to the development of the Children and Young People’s Plan by engaging with and supporting the working group to develop the plan and implement its delivery.

 

3.      That active participation by representatives from both the primary and secondary education sectors, Faith sector representation and youth service representation be sought for inclusion in the Children and Young People’s Plan working group

 

Action: Assistant Director, Office of the Chief Executive


21/06/2022 - Temporary Event Notice - Pakistan Community Centre, 51 Jervaulx Crescent, Bradford, BD8 8JD ref: 4905    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford District Licensing Panel

Made at meeting: 21/06/2022 - Bradford District Licensing Panel

Decision published: 21/06/2022

Effective from: 21/06/2022

Decision:

Resolved –

 

In light of the evidence presented to the Panel by the Council’s Environmental Health Department which makes reference to noise nuisance the Panel decided not to uphold the Environmental Health objection, therefore the Panel allows the event to take place.

 


21/06/2022 - APPLICATION FOR VARIATION OF A PREMISES LICENCE AT BOLTON ROAD CONVENIENCE STORE, UNIT 4, 1107 BOLTON ROAD, BRADFORD, BD2 4ST ref: 4906    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford District Licensing Panel

Made at meeting: 21/06/2022 - Bradford District Licensing Panel

Decision published: 21/06/2022

Effective from: 21/06/2022

Decision:

Resolved -

 

 

This meeting was deferred to the next committee (TBC).


14/06/2022 - Appointment process to the positions of Chief Executive for the Bradford Children's Trust, Strategic Director Children's Services, and Director of Finance & IT in accordance with the Council's Constitution and Pay Policy Statement. ref: 4900    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Staffing Committee

Made at meeting: 14/06/2022 - Staffing Committee

Decision published: 15/06/2022

Effective from: 14/06/2022

Decision:

Resolved –

 

(1)       That Staffing Committee agrees to appoint to the following        positions:

           

(a)       Chief Executive for the Bradford Children’s Trust

(b)       Finance Director for the Bradford Children’s Trust

(c)       Strategic Director Children’s Services (Statutory Council            DCS)

(d)       Director of Finance and IT, (Statutory Council Section 151          Officer)

 

(2)       Appoints an Appointments Panel to be given delegated   responsibility to appoint to the position of Chief Executive with involvement of the Chair of the Trust and the Children’s             Commissioner, and subject to the consent of the   DfE), and      Finance Director for the Bradford Children’s Trust, Strategic         Director Children’s Services, and Director of Finance and that the         Panel comprise three Elected Members (two Labour and one             Conservative) with the membership to be on the nomination of the      Leader of Council and Leader of the Conservative Group (and          shall include at least one Member of Executive).

 

ACTION: Human Resources Director

(Anne Lloyd - 01274 437335)

 

 

 

Decision Maker: Staffing Committee

Made at meeting: 14/06/2022 - Staffing Committee

Decision published: 15/06/2022

Effective from: 14/06/2022

Decision:

Resolved –

 

That the Employee Appeals Panel set out in Document “A” (below) with the membership and Chair as shown and with the role and functions contained in Article 12A of the Constitution and subject to the Rules of Procedure contained in Part 3 of the Constitution be approved

 

Membership of Employee Appeals Panel and appointment of Chair and Deputy Chair

 

A Panel of three Councillors (including the Chair where possible) to be selected from the following lists:

 

 

Conservative

Labour

K Green

T Hussain (Ch)

O Goodall

C Thirkill (DCh)

G Barker

M Alipoor

P Sullivan

N Azam

J Glentworth

S Engel

 

I Hussain

 

H Khan

 

S Lal

 

F Shaheen

 

M Slater

 

 

ACTION: Interim City Solicitor

(Yusuf Patel - 01274 434579)