Decision details

Review of Children's Services Senior Management staffing in accordance with the Structural Investment Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Childrens Services (Cllr Amanda Chadderton)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


In line with experiences across the country, Children Services in Oldham are facing a significant demand pressure and therefore workforce challenges. Over the last 2 years demand has increased significantly across all key profiles. The resulting issues were set out for Leadership on the 23rd July 2018 through the Children's Services Improvement Programme Update.


the proposals contained within the consultation document be implemented.

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 - Do nothing and continue with existing structure but this will not meet the requirements of service delivery going forwards
Option 2 - to implement to proposals.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 17/07/2019

Date of decision: 20/06/2019

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