Looked After Children: Improving Life Chances
- 08:30 - 16:30
- Manchester Conference Centre
Steve McCabe MP -Member of Parliament for Birmingham Selly Oak
Steve McCabe is the Member of Parliament for Birmingham, Selly Oak. He has been an MP for 18 years. Previously he was as an Adviser for the Central Council for Education and Training in Social Work. He is a former social worker.
During his Parliamentary career he has served as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Rt Hon Charles Clarke during his spells as Education Secretary and Home Secretary. He also served as a Government Whip from 2006-2010 and was the Lord Commissioner who signed the orders to purchase Northern Rock.
In the 2010 election he served on the Home Affairs Select Committee and Labour's Parliamentary Committee.
In Oct 2013 till Sept 2015 served as Shadow Education Minister and since Oct 2015 serving on the Work & Pensions Committee and Panel of Chair