role of the Senior Appointments Committee
Matters Delegated for Decision
To deal with recruitment to the
post of Chief Executive and to recommend a selected applicant to
Council for appointment
To recruit and appoint
To suspend the Chief Executive,
Directors, the Monitoring Officer or Section 151 Chief Finance
Officer whilst an investigation takes place into alleged
To take disciplinary action
against any of those Officers listed in paragraph 3 in accordance
with a recommendation in a report made by a designated independent
To consider, and if necessary,
recommend to Council to dismiss or terminate the employment of the
To dismiss Directors, the
Monitoring Officer and the Chief Finance Officer.
Matters Reserved to Council
To approve appointments to the
post of Chief Executive.
To dismiss or terminate the
employment of the Chief Executive.
The full terms of reference for
this committee can be read