Improving Lives Select Commission - Tuesday 12 September 2023 10.00 a.m.

Venue: Town Hall, Moorgate Street, ROTHERHAM. S60 2TH

Contact: Barbel Gale, Governance Manager Tel: 01709 807665 email:  The webcast can be viewed at

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To receive the apologies of any Member who is unable to attend the meeting.


Minutes of the previous meeting held on 25 July 2023 pdf icon PDF 226 KB

To consider and approve the minutes of the previous meeting held on the 25th July 2023 as a true and correct record of the proceedings.


Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations of interest from Members in respect of items listed on the agenda.


Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of any part of the agenda.


Questions from Members of the Public and the Press

To receive questions relating to items of business on the agenda from members of the public or press who are present at the meeting.



To receive communications from the Chair in respect of matters within the Commission’s remit and work programme.


Corporate Parenting Panel - Update

To consider any updates from the Corporate Parenting Panel.



Written Statement of Action Update pdf icon PDF 288 KB

The consider an update on the progress against the Written Statement of Action following on from the support and challenge meeting 5, with the Department for Education and the National Health Service England.


Additional documents:


Rotherham Safeguarding Children Annual Report pdf icon PDF 298 KB

To consider an update from the Rotherham Safeguarding Childrens Partnership regarding the 2022-2023 Annual Report.


The annual report reflects the partnerships commitment and achievements, as well as identifying areas that require continuous improvements, to ensure the Rotherham Safeguarding Childrens Partnership meet the overarching priorities of being Safe at Home, Safe in the Community and having Safe Safeguarding Systems.


Additional documents:


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 208 KB

To consider and approve the Commission’s Work Programme.


Improving Lives Select Commission - Sub and Project Group Updates

For the Chair/project group leads to provide an update on the activity regarding sub and project groups of the he Improving Lives Select Commission.


Urgent Business

To consider any item(s) the Chair is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency.


Date and time of the next meeting

The next meeting of the Improving Lives Select Commission take place on the 31st October 2023 commencing at 10:00am in Rotherham Town Hall.


Sharon Kemp,

Chief Executive.