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People Scrutiny Commission role

The role of the commission is the overview and scrutiny of matters relating to the People Directorate. This covers the 4 areas of:

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Education
  • Public Health 

Each area contains its own different groups. 


This area includes:

  • Front Door and Hospital Social Care teams
  • Maximising Independence
  • Safeguarding and Deprivation of Liberty
  • Approved Mental Health Act Service
  • Strategic Commissioning and Contracts and Quality
  • Early Intervention, Targeted support, and Intermediate Care
  • Reablement and Regulated Services


This covers: 

  • Early Help
  • Targeted Support
  • Care leavers and disabled children and their families
  • Safeguarding including:
    • Child Protection Social Work Services and Permanency
    • Specialist Services for children in care


This area includes:

  • HOPE Virtual School
  • Early Years
  • School Partnerships
  • Specialist Education and Access
  • Employment, Learning and Skills

Public Health 

This covers: 

  • Public Health
  • Statutory Health Overview and Scrutiny Function