Category: Children’s services

135 Children’s services posts found.

Opportunity for people to work at Shropshire’s two new children’s homes

16/09/2019

People wanting to work with and care for children and young people are being given the opportunity to work at one of…

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Shropshire Fostering launches new campaign to find five new carers per month

13/09/2019
People launching Signal 107 Breakfast Show presenter Dickie Dodd and Ian Groom from Shropshire Fostering launch the new campaign”

Shropshire Fostering have today (Friday 13 September 2019) launched their new campaign called ‘#GiveMe5’ in the hope to find 5 new foster…

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Pick up the phone you’re not alone: further support for people concerned about suicide

10/09/2019
Suicide prevention help

A new card offering advice and support to those suffering from suicidal thoughts has been launched across Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin.…

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Views sought on future delivery of Shropshire’s youth support services

10/09/2019

Shropshire Council is carrying out an eight-week consultation to ask people how they think youth support services should be delivered in the…

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Back to school road safety tips for schoolchildren and road users

28/08/2019
A picture of a road sign outside a school advising drivers to slow down.

With Shropshire children set to return to school next week, Shropshire Council’s road safety education team has issued some road safety tips…

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Trainee social worker recruitment – some frequently-asked questions

22/08/2019

Shropshire Council is recruiting eight trainee children’s social workers. The successful applicants will train on the job, while studying for a degree…

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Shropshire Council to recruit and train eight trainee children’s social workers

22/08/2019
A picture of some children smiling

People wanting to help make a real difference to the lives of Shropshire’s children and families are being offered the opportunity to…

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Success for Shropshire pupils as GCSE results published

22/08/2019

As GCSE results are published today (Thursday 22 August 2019) indications show that 2019 will again be successful for pupils in Shropshire’s…

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Special drop-in information session about fostering in Shrewsbury on 31 July 2019

17/07/2019

Shropshire Council’s fostering team will be holding a special drop-in information session in Shrewsbury on Wednesday 31 July 2019. The event, between 6pm…

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Children invited to join Space Chase in Shropshire Libraries

12/07/2019
An image of Space Chase artwork. Space Chase is the theme of the 2019 Summer Reading Challenge run by the Reading Agency. Shropshire Libraries are encouraging primary school children to take part in Space Chase this summer.

Shropshire Libraries are calling for children to sign up to read six books this summer as part of Space Chase, Summer Reading…

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