Category: Children’s services

371 Children’s services posts found.

New funding to look after smiles in Shropshire


Shropshire Council has recently secured funding from NHS England to promote oral health to targeted communities in Shropshire. This will fund the…

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Free school meals support to continue in Easter holidays as part of £4.1m package to support households with cost of living

Cost of living

Families in Shropshire who currently receive free school meals during school term time will continue to receive support over the Easter holiday…

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More than 50 schools receive free salt spreader for treating icy pavements

Spready Mercury, the Castlefields Primary salt spreader – with Hugo who picked the winning name

More than 50 Shropshire schools have taken up Shropshire Council’s offer of a free pedestrian salt spreader and salt, to treat icy…

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Transport assistance to continue for eligible children and young people


Shropshire Council will continue to ensure statutory duties are fulfilled where transport assistance is provided to children and young people eligible under…

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Book now for Shropshire HAF (Holiday Activities and Food) Easter programme

HAF programme in Spring 2023 advert

Following a successful two years, the Shropshire HAF (Holiday Activities and Food) programme is continuing in 2023, offering more opportunities for eligible…

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Children receive secondary school place offers


Children across the country are today (Wednesday 1 March 2023) finding out which secondary school they have been offered a place at…

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Exceptional demand for secondary school places as offer day approaches


This Wednesday (1 March 2023) children across the country will discover which secondary school they have been offered a place at for…

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Applications open for fast-track children’s social worker training

2 people being happy - World Mental Health Day

Applications are now open for a fast-track training programme that could see people start a career as a children’s social worker in…

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Cost of living: Budget-friendly ideas for family fun this half term

A parent and child at the museum

As half term approaches, lots of families in Shropshire will be planning ways to keep busy and have fun together without stretching…

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Children and young adults invited to ‘Careers With Words’ event

Careers with Words event at Shrewsbury Library poster

Children and young adults with a love of reading and writing are being invited to explore career opportunities that fit their interest.…

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