Agenda Template

Employment Committee MEETING


Date:       Thursday 15 February 2018

Time:      11.00 am

Venue:    Meeting Room 6E, Maidstone House, King Street, Maidstone



Councillors Barned, Mrs Blackmore, D Burton, Cox, Mrs Gooch (Chairman), Mrs Grigg (Vice-Chairman), Harper, Joy, D Mortimer, Perry, Mrs Ring and Mrs Wilson





Page No.



1.        Apologies for Absence




2.        Notification of Substitute Members




3.        Urgent Items




4.        Disclosures by Members and Officers




5.        Disclosures of Lobbying




6.        To consider whether any items should be taken in private because of the possible disclosures of exempt information




7.        Minutes of the Meeting held on 6 July 2017

1 - 4



8.        Pay Policy Statement March 2018

5 - 36



9.        Workforce Strategy Update

37 - 44



Public Speaking

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