James Dougan

2nd May 2003 at 01:00
Brighton and Hove council has appointed its first ever children's services commissioner. James Dougan, assistant director for children and families for the London borough of Islington, will commission children's services on behalf of the council and the city's primary care trust.

The post is jointly funded by the NHS and the council. Mr Dougan will work in the council's children, families and schools department and in the trust's senior management team from June.

The appointment coincides with the council and trust submitting a joint bid to the Department of Health to set up a pilot children's trust which would merge the work of the two agencies.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now