Committee details

Adults, Children and Education Scrutiny Commission (previously People Scrutiny Commission)

Purpose of committee

The role of the Adults, Children and Education Scrutiny Commission (previously the People Scrutiny Commission) is the overview and scrutiny of matters relating to the Adults, Children and Education Directorate, including:


Adults: Front door and hospital social care teams, maximising independence, safeguarding and deprivation of liberty, approved Mental Health Act service, strategic commissioning, contracts and quality, early intervention and targeted support, intermediate care, reablement and regulated services.


Children: Early help, targeted support, safeguarding including child protection social work services and permanency and specialist services for children in care, care leavers and disabled children and their families.


Education: Hope Virtual School, early years, school partnerships, specialist education and access, and employment, learning and skills.


Contact information

Support officer: Louise deCordova. 0117 35 26151

Phone: 0117 35 26151