Category: Children’s services

127 Children’s services posts found.

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

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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Woodside Primary School children commemorate Anne Frank’s 90th birthday

An image of Imam Sohayb Peerbhai with children from Woodside Primary School in Oswestry gathered around a cherry tree commemorating Ann Frank and the remembering the victims of the Holocaust.

Children on the School Council at Woodside Primary School in Oswestry joined local Shropshire Councillor Vince Hunt, Imam Sohayb Peerbhai and Reverend…

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Council launches a Carers Survey to review its offer to carers

An adult receiving social care

Shropshire Council are reviewing their offer to carers in Shropshire and would like carers to be involved from the beginning of the…

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Morda C of E Primary School vows to quickly improve following Ofsted report


Staff and governors at Morda C of E Primary School say they are determined to improve after Ofsted inspectors rated the school…

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Woodside Primary School in Oswestry to mark the 90th birthday of Anne Frank in cherry tree ceremony


Children on the School Council at Woodside Primary School, Oswestry will be marking the 90th anniversary of the birth of Anne Frank…

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“Give a child a chance and a future”, urges foster care team

Foster Care Fortnight 2018 - the Fostering Network

There are about 65,000 children living with 55,000 foster families throughout the UK… and every 20 minutes another child comes into care…

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Consultation extended into travel assistance for SEND nursery and post-16 students


A consultation on proposed changes to travel assistance for nursery pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and post-16 students has…

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Primary school admission figures for 2019 announced

children in field

Families in Shropshire are today (Tuesday 16 April 2019) finding out whether their children have been offered a reception place at their preferred primary…

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Shropshire Council praised by minister for success of adoption service

A picture of some children smiling

A government minister has praised Shropshire Council for its work to quickly place children with adoptive families. In a letter to the…

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