Executive post

Education and Social Services for Children and Young People Portfolio Holder

Description

To be responsible for the development and implementation of strategy for the delivery of high standards of service in Education and Social Care for children and young people in the Borough including:

 

·                     To be responsible for thoughtful commissioning of services and oversight of contractual arrangements; promoting close partnership working within the community, with Harrow schools, governing bodies, the voluntary sector and the Health Service.

 

·                     To promote equality of access to education and to social services for all children and young people in Harrow.

 

·                     To represent Harrow in pan London policy discussions with Portfolio Holders for Children’s services on promoting improvements to services for children and young people across London.

 

(Note:  Full details of the Education and Social Services for Children and Young People Portfolio Holder’s responsibilities can be found in Part 3A of the Council's Constitution).

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