Category: Children’s services

271 Children’s services posts found.

£2M funding to support vulnerable people and families this winter


Shropshire Council has been allocated just over £2million by the Government as part of a new Household Support Fund to help vulnerable…

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Appeal to people to join a rewarding and exciting career in social care

An adult receiving social care

People interested in making a real difference to the lives of adults and children in Shropshire are being encouraged to choose a…

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Improvements well underway at Bicton Primary School


The headteacher of Bicton CE Primary School says improvements at the school are already well underway, following the school’s latest Ofsted inspection.…

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Foster carers rise to challenges created by pandemic 

2 people being happy - World Mental Health Day

An annual report by Shropshire Council’s fostering team has highlighted the challenges for the council and its team of foster carers during…

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Celebrating Shropshire’s young people in National Care Leavers Week

Holly Davies and her son Jay

This week, as part of Care Leavers Week (25-29 October 2021), Shropshire Council are showcasing and celebrating the achievements of the county’s…

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Thousands of Shropshire children to benefit from free school meals and new warm clothes fund


Shropshire Council is committed to help keep children and young people from low income homes fed and warm over the coming winter.…

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New schools in Shrewsbury push forward amidst delay

children in field

Plans for two new schools to be built on the land south of Squinter Pip Way in Bowbrook, Shrewsbury, are progressing despite…

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Regional adoption agency helping children find permanent homes celebrates first birthday

Together4Children logo

The regional adoption agency Together4Children celebrated its first birthday last week. The innovate partnership works across the region to find homes for…

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New opportunities to train as a youth support worker

Bridge Youth Centre holiday activities

Shropshire Council is supporting a brand new apprenticeship to create a new wave of locality-based youth support workers. The level 3 apprenticeship…

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Funding available for providers of Christmas holiday activities for children


Groups, organisations and individuals planning to deliver Christmas holiday activities for the under-16s are being invited to apply for funding from Shropshire…

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