London Fire Brigade

Committee details

Appointments and Urgency Committee

Purpose of committee

The Appointments and Urgency Committee is responsible for appointing senior officers and meets to consider and decide on any matter that cannot, for good reason, await consideration at the next meeting of the full Authority.

Agendas, minutes and reports for meetings prior to June 2012 are available in the meetings archive.

Orders of Reference

1.             To be responsible for all matters relating to  recruitment to the following posts:

a)             the Commissioner for Fire and Emergency Planning;

b)            the Director of Finance and Contractual Services;

c)             the Director of Operations;

d)            the Director of Safety and Assurance;

e)             Assistant Commissioners; and

f)              Heads of Service

2.       To be responsible for annual appraisals of the Commissioner and Directors.

3.       Notwithstanding any standing order made by the Authority, to deal with any matters (except those reserved to the Authority by law) which will not admit of delay.

 

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Ed Williams, Ground Floor, 169 Union Street, London, SE1 OLL; telephone: 30081; e-mail:  ED.WILLIAMS@london-fire.gov.uk.