Agenda and draft minutes

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No. Item


Election of Chairman

In absence of the chairman, to elect a chairman for this meeting only.


Swithin Long nominated Cordelia Law to be chair and Mike Morey seconded this motion.




To receive apologies for absence, including notifications of any changes to the membership of the Committee.


Apologies received from Steve Darling.


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To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 20th July.


The Minutes of the meeting of the Employment Committee held on 20th July 2021 were confirmed as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.


Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider passing a resolution to exclude the press and public from the meeting prior to consideration of the following item on the agenda on the grounds that exempt information (as defined by the Local Government (Access to Information) Act, 1985) is likely to be disclosed.


Prior to consideration of the item in Minute 59 the press and public were formally excluded from the meeting on the grounds that the item involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


Appointment of SWISCo Managing Director

To interview candidates for the role of SWISCo Managing Director and to consider making an appointment to the role.     


Additional documents:


The Committee interviewed the shortlisted Candidates for the post of Managing Director for SWISCo and made a recommendation on the appointment to the post to the Director of Place.