Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek approval of proposals following a review of the HNB Element 3 non-statutory funding.
1. Noted the findings of the public consultation, as outlined in this report in brief and in full at Appendix B.
2. Approved the implementation of a Targeted Support Fund for children and young people not in receipt of EHC plans.
3. Approved the commissioning of Outreach services to support and challenge mainstream schools to improve the quality and consistency of their ordinarily available provision and approach to inclusion.
4. Authorised the Director Education and Skills in consultation with the Cabinet Member Children’s Services, Education and Equalities to take all steps required to implement recommendations 2 and 3 including procuring and awarding contracts over the key decision threshold.
Report author: Reena Bhogal-Welsh
Publication date: 06/02/2024
Date of decision: 06/02/2024
Decided at meeting: 06/02/2024 - Cabinet
Effective from: 14/02/2024