LSCP Critical Incident Group
Chair: D/Chief Inspector Investigations Siobhan Gainer, Merseyside Police
Terms of Reference
The Critical Incident Group (CIG) is responsible for undertaking and establishing the need for a Local Child Safeguarding Practice Review (LCSPR) or any other review, ensuring that actions, based on recommendations from reviews, are implemented. In addition the Critical Incident Group work with the LSCP Learning, Practice & Workforce Development Group towards ensuring that the lessons are learned and any required changes to practice are implemented.
The Group has responsibility for monitoring the quality of work, commissioned by LSCP, from independent consultants including authors of overview reports and chairs of the review process.
The CIG has responsibility for monitoring implementation of single agency action plans. Multi agency action plans are monitored by the LSCP Scrutiny, Audit and Review Group (SARG).
The CIG contributes to the LSCP annual report.
The Standing CIG meets once a month.
Siobhan Gainer Merseyside Police (Chair)
Alison McDonald Legal Services, Liverpool
Esther Golby Designated Nurse, Liverpool CCG
Sarbjit Kaur Merseyside Police
Hazel Patterson Children’s Centre Coordinator
Irene Wright CDOP Manager
Dr Vardak Designated Doctor
Emma Rathbone Head of Targeted Services
Liz Mekki Service Manager, LCC
Nicky Walsh LSCP GCP2 Project Lead
Jenny Graham LSCP Education Liaison Officer
Mary Stephenson Team Manager, Careline
Paul Armstrong Merseyside CRC
Sue Clarke Head teacher, LASH Representative
Lisa Kelly NPS
Jacqui Taylor LSCP Safeguarding Coordinator
Rapid Review Panel Membership:
DCI Merseyside Police
Designated Nurse Safeguarding Children, Liverpool CCG. (Chair)
Service Manager, Quality Assurance & Safeguarding, Children’s Services.
LSCP Partnership Education Liaison Officer