Agenda and minutes

Staffing Committee - Tuesday, 26th March, 2024 6.00 pm

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

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No. Item


Election of Chairman

To elect a Chairman for the meeting.


Proposed by Cllr Parry seconded by Cllr Bartlett.



That Cllr Flower be appointed as chairman for the duration of the meeting.




To receive any apologies for absence.



No apologies for absence were received at 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 interests were made at the meeting.



Appointment of Corporate Director - Assets & Regeneration (A&R) pdf icon PDF 169 KB

To consider the interview panel’s recommendation for the appointment of Assets & Regneration following the interview process.


Following a robust formal selection process of three candidates, the appointment was proposed by Cllr Flower and seconded by Cllr Bartlett.


The Chairman thanked the interview panels involved in process.



That, subject to references, medical clearance, and DBS checks, Tim Hulme be appointed to the permanent position of Corporate Director Assets & Regeneration.



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.



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 exempt business scheduled for this meeting.


There was no exempt business.