People Overview & Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 10 November 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber - County Hall, New Road, Oxford OX1 1ND. View directions

Contact: Committee Services  Email:

Link: video link

No. Item


Election of Chair for 2022/23


Introduction and Welcome


Apologies for Absence and Temporary Appointments


Declaration of Interests - see guidance note on the back page


Minutes pdf icon PDF 232 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 16 June 2022.


Petitions and Public Address

Members of the public who wish to speak at this meeting can attend the meeting in person or ‘virtually’ through an online connection. 


To facilitate ‘hybrid’ meetings we are asking that requests to speak are submitted by no later than 9am four working days before the meeting i.e., 9am on Friday 4 November 2022.  Requests to speak should be sent to


If you are speaking ‘virtually’, you may submit a written statement of your presentation to ensure that if the technology fails, then your views can still be taken into account. A written copy of your statement can be provided no later than 9am 2 working days before the meeting. Written submissions should be no longer than 1 A4 sheet.


Transitions Into Adult Social Care pdf icon PDF 404 KB

To understand current progress in implementation and any associated improvement in the outcomes for young adults and to review plans for the future.


Children and Adults' Social Care Workforce pdf icon PDF 437 KB

People Overview Scrutiny Committee to understand current and anticipated demand and impact on funding and to make any recommendations on  service sustainability in relation to the challenges and opportunities for  workforce recruitment and retention.


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Adult Social Care Quality and Assurance pdf icon PDF 855 KB

The People Overview Scrutiny Committee is recommended to review Oxfordshire County Council’s plans for Care Quality Commission Assurance implementation in April 2023 and review progress to date towards readiness for assessment, what we know so far, and the actions planned to support the assessment framework.


It is also recommended that the committee discuss ways to support preparations through awareness raising, engagement and promotion of the good work being undertaken in Adult Social Care.




Co-Optee Recruitment Update pdf icon PDF 220 KB

Item To Follow.


Action and Recommendation Tracker pdf icon PDF 166 KB

The Committee is RECOMMENDED to note the action and recommendation tracker which is being used to monitor the implementation of formally agreed actions and recommendations.


Committee's Work Programme and the Council's Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 150 KB

To NOTE the Committee’s Work Programme and the Council’s Forward Plan.  It was requested in June 2022 that the current versions of the documents are provided at each meeting of the Committee.

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Close of meeting