Standing Appointments Sub-Committee - Friday, 16th June, 2023 9.30 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Mr G Lelliott 

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Councillor Willingale gave apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest

Members are invited to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or other registrable and non-registrable interests in items on the agenda.


There were no declarations of interest.


Exclusion of Press and Public

Officers' recommendation that –


The press and public be excluded from the meeting during discussion of the following report under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that the report in question would be likely to involve disclosure of exempt information.


(To resolve)


By resolution of the Sub-Committee, the press and public were excluded from the remainder of the meeting during the consideration of the remaining matters under Section 100A (4) of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that the discussion would be likely to involve the disclosure of exempt information as set out in Schedule 12A to Part 1 of the Act.


Interviews for the role of Chief Executive



The sub-committee is asked to make a recommendation to the Council, following interviews with shortlisted candidates for the position of Chief Executive.


The timetable for the day is attached.


Further documents are included in the supplementary agenda.


Members of the Sub-Committee interviewed a number of candidates for the role of Chief Executive Officer.


After careful consideration, members unanimously agreed to recommend to Council a candidate for appointment to the role of Head of Paid Service, Chief Executive and Returning Officer.