Overview and Scrutiny

Schools and Learning Committee

The role of the Schools and Learning Overview and Scrutiny Committee is to review and scrutinise services delivered to improve outcomes for children, young people and adult learners and to support the raising of educational standards and outcomes.

The remit and scope of the Committee is as follows:

·         Educational outcomes at all stages, particularly at Key Stage 4

·         School performance, including support provided to schools

·         School categorisation

·         School support through regional working (i.e. ERW)

·         Individual Schools (via a Schools Scrutiny Panel)

·         Inclusion Services

·         Youth Support and other community based services (including Adult Learning)

·         Post-16 learning, skills and training

·         Memorandum of Understanding with Pembrokeshire College

·         Music Service

·         Sports Development

·         Children’s voice and participation

·         Financial arrangements relation to schools and learning

·         Safeguarding in Education

The Committee has 13 members and four statutory co-optees and will meet at least five times per year. Details of Committee members and future meetings, along with the Committee Work Programme can be found via the links below.

Schools and Learning Overview and Scrutiny Committee (opens new window)

Terms of Reference - Schools and Learning Committee

ID: 550, revised 12/07/2019