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Education and Inspections Act 2006

Section 120: Children’s Rights Director

550.This section establishes the post of the Children’s Rights Director which is to be held by an employee of the Office. The post replaces that of Children’s Rights Director in the Commission for Social Care Inspection (as to which, see paragraph 5(2) of Schedule 7 to the Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Act 2003). Subsection (2) enables the Secretary of State to make regulations setting out the functions of the Children’s Rights Director; his functions will relate only to the functions of the Chief Inspector described in subsection (3).

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