Issue details

Monitoring Officer Report

Jayne Bolas, the Council’s Interim Deputy Head of Legal Partnership and Monitoring Officer left the Council on 27, September 2022.
To maintain an effective legal service until such time that a permanent appointment is made, the report notes the appointment of Claudette Valmond as the Interim Head of Legal Partnership remains in place and recommends the appointment of Robin Harris, the current Deputy Monitoring Officer as the Interim Monitoring Officer for Maidstone Borough Council.
It is proposed that this appointment is reviewed on the recruitment of a permanent Head of Legal Partnership or such later date as shall be appropriate.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Decision due: 28 Sep 2022 by Council

Lead director: Head of Legal Partnership

Department: Legal Services

Contact: Robin Harris, Legal Operations Manager 01622 602247 Email:

Public Or Private and Reason if Private: Public

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  • Monitoring Officer Report