Tracy Harsley Hull City Council City Manager for Citysafe and Early Intervention
Responsibilities Tracy is a City Manager (Assistant Director) with Children, Young People and Families Directorate, Hull City Council. Tracy has responsibility for a broad range of services that cuts across children, young people, families and adults. Tracy has management responsibility for HTAE and has taken time since its transfer to meet with the management team, visit and observe delivery in the learning settings and is currently being mentored by one of the HTAE managers. Tracy has also brought the HTAE management team into her own management meetings to ensure that there is a consistent and understood corporate input into service delivery. Tracy is responsible for Early Intervention services which include, Early Help, Childrens Centres, Youth services, targeted and universal, housing advocacy for young people, young people’s substance misuse, Headstart, Healthy Lifestyles, Prevent – Counter Terrorism, Youth Justice, Neighbourhood Nuisance, Domestic Abuse, Strength to Change – Male perpetrator programmed, Pause and also has a number of other corporate leads including veterans and armed forces, begging, and chairs of number of strategic boards including Domestic Abuse Strategic Board, Community Safety Partnership Board, Pause Strategic Board and citywide approach to begging. Tracy is very keen to use her knowledge of service delivery both within the council and across the partnership to further develop and elevate the learning that is on offer through HTAE. There are already areas of best practice that work across the service delivery and Tracy wants to develop these further into community access for learning.
Background Tracy has worked for Hull City Council since 2006, where she has had responsibility for wide range of services gaining national recognition for some key areas of service during that time. Prior to this Tracy worked for the East Riding of Yorkshire Council for 13 years. Since working for Hull City Council Tracy has completed the DCS programme, the NPIA Strategic Command Programme and the Home Office Leadership Programme. Tracy has led on and taken part in inspections for a range of bodies during that time.