Agenda and minutes

Personnel Board
Thursday, 17 October 2019 10:30 am

Venue: Ground Floor, Committee Room 1, Town Hall, Barking (Douglas Waters Room)

Contact: John Dawe, Democratic Services, Ground Floor, Town Hall, 1 Town Square, Barking, IG11 7LU 

No. Item


Declaration of Members' Interests

In accordance with the Council’s Constitution, Members are asked to declare any interest they may have in any matter which is to be considered at this meeting.


There were no declarations of interest.


To consider whether it would be appropriate to pass a resolution to exclude the public and press from the remainder of the meeting due to the nature of the business to be transacted.


Agreed to exclude the public and press for the remainder of the meeting, as the business was confidential.


Appeal against demotion and a final written warning


The Head of Commissioning (Children’s Care and Support) presented a report in respect of an appeal against demotion and the issue of a final written warning from an employee of the People and Resilience Directorate.


The Appellant and Trade Union representative were present and presented the Appellant’s appeal including testimony from a witness who was also present. 


The Board, having considered the officer report and representations from the Appellant and the Trade Union representative agreed to dismiss the appeal.