Corporate Parenting Board - Monday, 23rd March, 2020 5.00 pm, POSTPONED

Venue: Committee Suite, Civic Centre, Poole BH15 2RU. View directions

Contact: Claire Johnston - 01202 454627  Email:

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To receive any apologies for absence for the meeting.


Substitute Members

To receive information on any changes in the membership of the Committee.


Note – When a member of a Committee is unable to attend a meeting of a Committee or Sub-Committee, the relevant Political Group Leader (or their nominated representative) may, by notice to the Monitoring Officer (or their nominated representative) prior to the meeting, appoint a substitute member from within the same Political Group. The contact details on the front of this agenda should be used for notifications.



Declarations of Interests

Councillors are requested to declare any interests on items included in this agenda. Please refer to the workflow on the preceding page for guidance.

Declarations received will be reported at the meeting.

Any other members of the Board may declare an interest for the purpose of transparency.


Confirmation of Minutes

To confirm and sign as a correct record the minutes of the Meeting held on Monday 3 February 2020.


Virtual School Annual Report - Educational Outcomes and Peer Review

To consider the educational outcomes and annual report for BCP Council Virtual School.  Also to consider a verbal update on the recent Peer Review of the Virtual School.


SEND for Children in Care and Care Experienced Young People

To consider a presentation on SEND for children in care.


Letter from the Children's Minister to Directors of Children's Services

To consider a Briefing from the Aspire Adoption Service Manager.


BCP Council's Sufficiency Strategy for Looked after Children and Care Leavers

To consider a report outlining the draft Sufficiency Strategy for BCP Council.




Quality and Impact Scorecard, Quarter 2 2019/20

To consider a report which provides an update on current performance and outcomes in relation to children in care and care experienced young people.


Forward Plan

To consider and amend the Board’s Forward Plan as appropriate.


Future Meeting Dates

The Board is asked to note the future dates arranged for meetings of the Board as follows:


Monday 15 June 2020 - HMS Phoebe, Bournemouth

Monday 14 September 2020 - Council Chamber, Christchurch

Monday 14 December 2020 - Committee Suite, Poole

Monday 15 March 2021 - HMS Phoebe, Bournemouth


All meetings start at 5.00pm. Additional meetings will be scheduled as and when required.