Venue: Virtual

Contact: Hannah O'Brien, Governance Officer  Email: hannah.o'

No. Item


Apologies for absence and clarification of alternate members


Declarations of interests

Members are invited to declare at this stage of the meeting, the nature and existence of any relevant disclosable pecuniary or personal interests in the items on this agenda and to specify the item(s) to which they relate.


Deputations (if any)

To hear any deputations received from members of the public in accordance with Standing Order 67.


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 144 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting as a correct record.



Matters arising (if any)


Brent Council's Management of the Impact of COVID-19 on Education and Children's Services pdf icon PDF 188 KB

To provide the Committee with an udpate on Brent Council’s management of the impact of COVID-19 on education and children’s services.


*This was published as a supplementary item on 17 November 2020.


Update on Schools and Education, including the Action Plan for Raising Achievement of Boys of Black Caribbean Heritage pdf icon PDF 188 KB

To update the Community and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee on schools and education in Brent, and the actions taken to raise the achievement of British boys of Black Caribbean heritage.


Brent Youth Offending Service Post Inspection Action Plan Implementation pdf icon PDF 186 KB

To provide detail of the progress made in implementing the actions arising from the four recommendations from the Youth Offending Service Inspection that took place in August 2019, with additional focus given to the impact of COVID-19 on local youth justice provision and how Brent YOS has responded operationally to the challenges posed by the pandemic.

Additional documents:


Contextual Safeguarding Update pdf icon PDF 129 KB

To further update the Community and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee on progress of the implmentation of contextual safeguarding in Brent and the partnership response.


Any other urgent business

Notice of items to be raised under this heading must be given in writing to the Head of Executive and Member Services or his representative before the meeting in accordance with Standing Order 60.