Corporate Parenting Board - Thursday, 22nd July, 2021 5.00 pm, POSTPONED

Venue: Council Chambers, County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XJ

Contact: Megan Rochester, Democratic Services Officer Apprentice  Tel: 01305 224709 - Email:

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Election of Chairman

To elect a Chairman for the year 2021/2022.


Election of Vice-Chairman

To elect a Vice-Chairman for the year 2021/2022.



To note any apologies for the meeting.




To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 29 April.



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.


Public Participation

To receive questions or statements on the business of the committee from town and parish councils and members of the public.


The deadline for submission of the full text of a question or statement is 8.30am on Monday 19 July 2021.


Details of the Council’s procedure rules can be found at: Public Participation - Dorset County Council (



Introduction and Scene Setting (17:05)

Theresa Leavy, Executive Director Children to set the scene of the meeting.



Independent Reviewing Officer's Annual Report 2020 - 2021 (17:10) pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Jane MacLennan, Quality Assurance Manager to lead the report.


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Annual LADO Report (17:30) pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Laura Ketchen, Quality Assurance Manager to report.


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Private Fostering Annual Report (17:50) pdf icon PDF 66 KB

To receive a report from Paula Golding Head of Locality & Strategy.



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Final Ofsted Report Hayeswood (18:10) pdf icon PDF 66 KB

Paula Bates, Service Manager Harbour & Residential to report.


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Date of Next Meeting (18:20)

To confirm details and deadlines for papers for the next meeting of the

(formal) Corporate Parenting Board which will be held on Monday 11 October.