The Cabinet Member for Education and Health Reform is asked to consider and endorse the recommendations to:
How the decision relates to Facing the Challenge and Corporate Objectives
This proposal will help to secure the ambition “to ensure that Kent’s young
people have access to the education, work and skills opportunities necessary
to support Kent business to grow and be increasingly competitive in the
national and international economy” as set out in ‘Increasing Opportunities,
Improving Outcomes: Kent County Council’s Strategic Statement (2015
The Commissioning Plan for Education Provision in Kent 2016-2020 sets out
how the County Council will carry out its responsibility for ensuring there are sufficient places of high quality, in the right places, for all learners, and this proposal
supports that aim to provide sufficient places where they are needed.
Financial Implications: The costs tof this project will be outlined in the report that will be considered by the Education and Young People’s Services Cabinet Committee.
Legal Implications: Any legal implications will be identified in the report to the Cabinet Member for Education and Health Reform before the decision to agree the capital expenditure required to provide the school with additional accommodation.
Equality Implications: An Equality Impact Assessment will be produced and will be accessible on line via the following link: www.kent.gov.uk/schoolconsultations .
The matter is referred to in the Business Plan/Medium Term Capital Programme.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than two Electoral Divisions;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Division affected: Tonbridge; Tunbridge Wells South;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 03/10/2016
Department: Education & Young People's Services
Contact: Jared Nehra, Area Education Officer - West Kent 03000 412209 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
15 December 2015 - The Commissioning Plan for Education Provision 2016-20 was endorsed by the Education and Young People’s Services Cabinet Committee prior to the final version being considered and approved by Cabinet on 21 March 2016.
Other consultation planned or undertaken:
An Education consultation commenced on 12 September 2016 and will close on 10 October 2016. Further information is available on the School Consultation webpage:
Financial implications: Jared Nehra, Area Education Officer for West Kent 03000 412209 Jared.email@example.com
Legal implications: 16/00099