Agenda and minutes

Personnel Board
Thursday, 21 October 2021 10:30 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Barking

Contact: Masuma Ahmed, Principal Governance Officer 

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 dismissal


A report in respect of an appeal against dismissal from an employee of Community Solutions was presented to the Board.


The Appellant and their Trade Union representative presented the appeal against the dismissal.


The Board, having considered the report and representations from the Appellant and their Trade Union representative, agreed to uphold the appeal and lower the sanction of dismissal to a final written warning.