Issue details

Practice & Investment Update

The objective of the report is to provide an update on current quality of social work practice within the Children & Families Service. To include an overview of plan for inspection and areas of strength/risk.

To also include an overview of change and investment plan and how this will improve practice and outcomes for children.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/02/2020

Decision due: 23 Jun 2020 by Children & Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Children & Families

Lead director: Executive Director for People

Department: People Directorate

Contact: Daniel Atkins, Head of Children’s Social Work Practice (Principal Social Worker) Email: Tel: 01926 742516, John Coleman, Assistant Director - Children and Families Email:, Jo Davies, Service Manager (Practice Improvement) Email:


  • Practice & Investment Update