Agenda and decisions

Education, Skills and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 1st February, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Multi-Location Meeting - Council Chamber, Port Talbot & Microsoft Teams. View directions

Contact: Pamela Chivers  Email: p.chivers@npt.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Chair's Announcements

Decision:

The chair welcomed everyone to the meeting.

2.

Declarations of Interest

Decision:

Adam Amor – Item 8 – Personal, Non-Prejudicial. Director of business who carries out occasional work for the Youth Service.

 

3.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 440 KB

·      23rd November 2023

Decision:

The minutes of the meeting held on 23 November 2023 were approved as a true and accurate record.

4.

Curriculum for Wales Update pdf icon PDF 335 KB

Decision:

Following scrutiny, members noted the report.

5.

Impact of Energy Prices on School Budgets pdf icon PDF 646 KB

Decision:

Following scrutiny, members noted the report.

6.

Pre-Decision Scrutiny

To select appropriate items from the Cabinet Board agenda for Pre-Decision Scrutiny (Cabinet Board reports included for Scrutiny Members)

 

Decision:

Standing Advisory Panel

 

Following scrutiny, the committee supported the recommendation to Cabinet Board.

 

 

Youth Service Update

 

Following scrutiny, the committee noted the report.

 

 

Transport Personal Travel Budget Update

 

Following scrutiny, the committee noted the report.

7.

Committee Action Log pdf icon PDF 385 KB

Decision:

The committee action log was noted.

8.

Forward Work Programme 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 417 KB

Decision:

The forward work programme was noted.

9.

Urgent Items

Any urgent items at the discretion of the Chairperson pursuant to Section 100BA(6)(b) of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

Decision:

There were no urgent items.

10.

Access to Meetings

Access to Meetings to resolve to exclude the public for the following item(s) pursuant to Section 100A(4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1972 and the relevant exempt paragraphs of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the above Act.

 

Decision:

Resolved: to exclude the public for the following item(s) pursuant to Section 100A(4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1972 and the relevant exempt paragraphs of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the above Act.

11.

Pre-Decision Scrutiny of Private Item(s)

To select appropriate private items from the Cabinet Board agenda for Pre-Decision Scrutiny (Cabinet Board reports enclosed for Scrutiny Members)

 

Decision:

Royal National Lifeboat Institute

 

Following scrutiny, members supported the recommendation with the addition ‘that cover is extended to 8.00pm in the evenings to ensure safety into the twilight hours.’