The role of the Lead Member for Children's Services

Client: LGA | NFER Contact: Kay Kinder

This research, commissioned by the LGA, explores whether Lead Members for Children’s Services [LMCS] have enough information and support to carry out their role effectively, especially for their corporate parenting role. It also explored the overall role, including issues like manageability; commissioning; partnership working; engaging with the end user; arrangements for continuity; and training.

Time scale: January 2007 - June 2008

NFER Project Code: RCP

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