The peer challenge looked at progress and how changes are being implemented. Overall we were praised for being ambitious for the service and implementing changes in an exemplary fashion.
Key actions we are delivering:
Bulletins, newsletters, staff conference and planned breakfast briefings
Develop a cultural strategy for Sutton
Targeted Stakeholder engagement events are planned for the autumn. Potential bid for the Mayor’s London Borough of Culture initiative.
The service is seeking co-location partners where appropriate.
Volunteers and stakeholders.
Major recruitment drive for volunteers. Friends groups continue to be an integral part of the service
Recognise and celebrate our ambition
Ambitious staff training programmes with over 100 training sessions delivered this year. Central library refurbishment, Little Holland House relaunch and the Whitehall refurbishment.
Full details are in the report which can be downloaded here.