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Contact: Angela Cox. 01935 462148  Email:

Note: Start time of 2pm or at the conclusion of candidate interviews - whichever is the later. 

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To approve as a correct record the minutes of the previous meeting held on 18 May 2016.


Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest


Exclusion of the Public - Closed Session

At this meeting the Committee is asked to consider the selection and appointment of a Chief Executive Officer for South Somerset District Council. It is therefore recommended that from this point onwards the Committee move into closed session for the remainder of its meeting.


Members are requested to pass the following resolution:


That members of the press and public be excluded from the meeting in accordance with the Local Government Act 1972 Schedule 12A paragraphs 1.

·         Information relating to any individual.


Discussion of Process to Recruit a Chief Executive Officer (Confidential) pdf icon PDF 89 KB

The Appointments Committee will consider interview, testing and background information on the candidates selected for final interview for the post of Chief Executive Officer.


Members are requested to make a recommendation to Council on the candidate to be appointed to the post of Chief Executive Officer, or alternatively to decide that no candidate meets the requirements for appointment.  



Documents :


Appendix A - Job Description for post of Chief Executive Officer

Appendix B - Candidate Specification for Chief Executive Officer

Individual Candidate Information (To be supplied on the day).                                      



Additional documents: