Category Archives: Community

Ofsted reports in November

27th Nov 2018

A round up of the Ofsted reports of children’s services published during November. Strong corporate leadership identified in Harrow There is strong corporate leadership in Harrow to improve outcomes for…

Ofsted looks at Sheffields improvement work

23rd Nov 2018

Ofsted inspectors saw some effective work in supporting children on the edge of care at Sheffields Children Services underpinned by increased staffing and strengthened formal decision-making processes. Sheffield has been…

Strong leadership leads improvements at Knowsley

23rd Nov 2018

Improvements have been seen at Knowsley children’s services thanks to strong, committed senior leadership and good corporate support, Ofsted has said. Knowsley’s children’s services were last inspected by Ofsted in…

Benefits of having a Head of Well-Being revealed

22nd Nov 2018

Schools should all appoint a Head of Well-Being, a report from Nuffield Health has found. The report ‘Improving wellbeing in schools’ found that putting a dedicated role into schools with…

Numbers of looked after children continues to rise

22nd Nov 2018

The number of children in care in England has continued to rise, official statistics have revealed. The Department of Education figures show that there were 75,420 looked after children in…

Skilled motivated workforce in Barnsley

21st Nov 2018

Children in Barnsley are at the heart of strategic thinking, decision-making, and operational practice, which leads to good-quality services from a skilled and motivated workforce, Ofsted has said. Services for…