Archives for April 2013

ECONOMIC INACTIVITY – Discussing the Way Forward

The Economic Inactivity Panel met for the second time on 9th April 2013 to plan its inquiry.  The focus of the Inquiry is to look at how well the Council and its partners are tackling economic inactivity in our communities.    Economic inactivity was identified as a key area for scrutiny to look at, because the […]

New Schools Performance Scrutiny Panel

A new scrutiny performance panel to look at schools performance in Swansea will meet for the first time next week.  The purpose of the Panel will be to provide ongoing challenge to schools performance to ensure that pupils are receiving high quality education, and to ensure that the authority is meeting its objectives in relation […]

Looking at performance

The Corporate Improvement and Budget Scrutiny Panel will meet again next week to look at the Council’s Performance over the 3rd quarter of 2012 (Oct-Dec). Some of the results that will be looked at include: How well we deliver services in the Contact Centre Sickness absence School attendance Flytipping Library visits Stability of placement of […]

Economic Inactivity – A New Inquiry Panel is Underway

 Councillors on the Economic Inactivity Inquiry Panel met for the first time on 27th March 2013, to agree the way forward and to determine how best to answer the question “How Well is the Council and its Partners Tackling Economic Inactivity in our Communities?”   In order to address the main question, the councillors will […]