Early years pre-school funding to help disadvantaged children released

Early years pre-school funding to help disadvantaged children released

The Department for Education (DfE) has announced the release of an early years pupils premium totalling £50 million with an

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“Serious systematic failures” in Slough’s children’s services

“Serious systematic failures” in Slough’s children’s services

After repeat “inadequate” Ofsted inspections, Slough Borough Council have received direction from government to relinquish control of its children’s services

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Knowsley council must address “widespread failures” in children’s social care services

Knowsley council must address “widespread failures” in children’s social care services

Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council has been issued an Improvement Notice following an “inadequate” inspection by Ofsted between 29th April and

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Serious incidents against children in England soar by almost one-third, Ofsted figures reveal

Serious incidents against children in England soar by almost one-third, Ofsted figures reveal

Ofsted received a total of 298 serious incident notifications against children under 18-years-old in England during the year 1st April

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Ofsted close Wiltshire nursery – woman arrested in police investigation

Ofsted close Wiltshire nursery – woman arrested in police investigation

Privately owned Little Angels Nursery in Calne is currently under investigation by the police following an Ofsted report stating that

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Inspection overview of the help, care and protection of children

Inspection overview of the help, care and protection of children

A government report (released 23rd of June 2014) shows a largely positive overview of child protection services in England. Using

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“Inadequate” children’s service in Birmingham – Ofsted Report

“Inadequate” children’s service in Birmingham – Ofsted Report

A report released by Ofsted which reviewed the effectiveness of the local safeguarding board in Birmingham, along with its child protection

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Safeguarding children: Ofsted’s whistleblowing policy

Safeguarding children: Ofsted’s whistleblowing policy

Ofsted recently published its external whistleblowing policy outlining procedures to adopt when receiving referrals about children’s safety and their safeguarding arrangements.

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North Yorkshire tops list of child serious incident reports

North Yorkshire tops list of child serious incident reports

There were more serious case reviews involving children under 18 in north Yorkshire than anywhere else in England, according to

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