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By Neil Puffett |
25 May 2018
Children's services in a London borough are facing a major challenge due to an alarming increase in violent knife crime, but are starting to deal with the problem more effectively, Ofsted has said.
By Joe Lepper |
22 May 2018
A council has been praised by inspectors for averting a decline in the performance of its children's services due to rising demand and budget cuts.
By Tristan Donovan |
Children's services in Darlington have risen from "inadequate" to "requires improvement" after Ofsted inspectors found "considerable" progress at the local authority.
14 May 2018
Ofsted has praised improvements at two councils where children's services were previously rated "inadequate" following visits to check on progress.
High social worker caseloads are threatening to undermine efforts to support vulnerable teenagers in Stoke, according to Ofsted.
09 May 2018
Children's services at a London council are no longer judged to be "inadequate" following a fresh inspection of provision by Ofsted.
18 April 2018
The government has agreed to hand a council a £2.9m grant towards the cost of setting up a trust to run its children's services, two years after it was rated "inadequate" by Ofsted.
17 April 2018
A further six suspected illegal schools have been closed down by Ofsted in the space of a month.
11 April 2018
Ofsted has criticised a council for the "unacceptable" use of screening visits by social workers to families prior to making a referral decision.
10 April 2018
Effective use of children's centres to offer early support to vulnerable families is helping an "inadequate" council turn around its performance, Ofsted has found.
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