Agenda and draft minutes

Staffing Committee - Monday, 31st October, 2022 5.30 pm

Venue: Committee Room 3, County Hall, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ. View directions

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No. Item


Appointment of Chairman

To appoint a chairman for the meeting.


It was proposed by Cllr L Beddow seconded by Cllr S Jones




That Cllr A Parry be elected Chairman for the meeting.


Declarations of Interest

To disclose any pecuniary, other registrable or non-registrable interests as set out in the adopted Code of Conduct. In making their decision councillors are asked to state the agenda item, the nature of the interest and any action they propose to take as part of their declaration.


If required, further advice should be sought from the Monitoring Officer in advance of the meeting.



No declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests were made at the meeting.



Appointment of Corporate Director for Education and Learning pdf icon PDF 190 KB

To consider the interview panel’s recommendation for the appointment of Corporate Director for Education and Learning.


That following a formal selection process, including interviews with stakeholders, the Chairman proposed, and the panel unanimously agreed




That Amanda Davies be appointed to the position of Corporate Director for Education and Learning.


Urgent items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972. The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.



There were no urgent items to report.


Exempt Business

To move the exclusion of the press and the public for the following item in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph x of schedule 12 A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

The public and the press will be asked to leave the meeting whilst the item of business is considered.

There is no scheduled exempt business for this meeting


There was no exempt business.