Agenda and minutes

Personnel Appeals Panel - Tuesday 14 December 2021 2.00 pm

Venue: Committee Rooms 1 & 2, Harrow Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow, HA1 2XY. View directions

Contact: Alison Atherton Senior Professional Democratic Services  E-mail:  alison.atherton@harrow.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

6.

Appointment of Chair

To appoint a Chair for the purposes of this meeting.

Minutes:

RESOLVED:  That Councillor Natasha Proctor be appointed as Chair of the Personnel Appeals Panel.

7.

Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations of disclosable pecuniary or non pecuniary interests, arising from business to be transacted at this meeting, from all Members of the Panel.

Minutes:

RESOLVED:  To note that there were no declarations of interests made by Members.

Resolved Items

8.

Minutes

[Note:  Personnel Appeals Panel minutes are:-

 

(1)          approved following each meeting by the Members serving on that particular occasion and signed as a correct record by the Chairman for that meeting;

(2)          not submitted to the next panel meeting for approval.

 

Reasons: The Personnel Appeals Panel is constituted from a pooled membership.  Consequently, a subsequent Panel meeting is likely to comprise a different Chairman and Members who took no part in the previous meeting’s proceedings.  The process referred to at (1) above provides appropriate approval scrutiny].

Minutes:

(See Note at conclusion of these minutes).

9.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

To resolve that the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business, on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of confidential information in breach of an obligation of confidence, or of exempt information as defined in Part I of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972:

 

Agenda Item No

 

Title

Description of Exempt Information

5.

Disciplinary Appeal

Information under paragraph 1 of Part I of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, relating to any individual.

 

Minutes:

RESOLVED:  That in accordance with Part I of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item for the reason set out below:

 

Item

5.

Title

Disciplinary Appeal

Reason

Information under paragraph 1 (contains information relating to any individual).

 

 

10.

Disciplinary Appeal

(i)            Disciplinary Appeal (pages 5 – 109)

(ii)          Procedure for Hearing and Disciplinary Procedure (pages 113-151)

(iii)         Code of Conduct for Employees (pages 153 - 170)

Minutes:

The Panel carefully considered both the written and verbal evidence provided by the appellant and management.

 

RESOLVED: That the appeal be dismissed.