Category: Children’s services

165 Children’s services posts found.

Shropshire business leaders attend launch of new Care Leaver Covenant

Care leavers - businesses event

A total of 100 Shropshire business leaders attended the launch of the county’s new Care Leaver Covenant last week (Friday 25 October…

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St Giles C of E Primary School vows to rapidly improve following Ofsted report

St Giles primary school logo

Staff and governors at St Giles C of E Primary School in Shrewsbury say they are determined to rapidly improve after Ofsted…

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Open Day for people interested in working at new children’s homes

A picture of some children smiling

People interested in working at two new children’s residential homes that are set to open in Shropshire early next year are being…

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Children in West Midlands awaiting adoption outnumber adopters by nearly 3 to 1


The latest analysis published by the Government shows that the West Midlands has three times as many children awaiting adoptive families as…

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Vocal workshop with Richard Frostick on Saturday 19 October


Shropshire Council’s Shropshire Music Education Hub is inviting adult singers and community choirs to a vocal workshop with leading singing expert Richard…

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Let’s Get Ready bookbags launching today, for Libraries Week

Let's Get Ready For Life

Shropshire Libraries (Shropshire Council), and the council’s education improvement service early years team, are launching resources today to tie in with Libraries…

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Video – new children’s homes set to open in Shropshire next year


Two new children’s residential homes are set to open in Shropshire early next year, with over 25 permanent positions available at the homes,…

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Event showcases help and support for young people with special educational needs who are preparing for adulthood

Preparing for Adulthood event

Young people with special educational needs (SEN), or with an Educational Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and their parents/carers, came together today…

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New website offers families easy access to special educational needs advice

The SEND local offer website

Parents and carers of Shropshire children with a special educational need or disability (SEND) can now quickly and easily find information about…

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Children’s homes job opportunities – some frequently asked questions


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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