Ofsted schools framework ‘not fit’ for children in care

Ofsted’s school inspections framework is “not fit for purpose” when it comes to vulnerable children, the chair of the National Association of Virtual School Headteachers (NAVSH) has said. Speaking at a meeting...

Children’s homes facing ‘horrific’ recruitment and retention problems

Residential children’s care providers are warning of a staffing crisis, amid burnout fears and a salary war breaking out among homes.
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Children and young people in care

The Nuffield Family Justice Observatory has published a series of reports looking at children and young people subject to care proceedings in England and Wales. Analysis of administrative data collected by the...

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Children and young people in care

The Nuffield Family Justice Observatory has published a series of reports looking at children and young people subject to care proceedings in England and Wales. Analysis of administrative data collected by the Children and Family Court Advisory and...

Kinship care

Kinship has published findings from their annual survey looking at what life is like for kinship carers in England and Wales. Responses to an online survey of 1,651 kinship carers caring for 2,538 children show that: 62% of carers believed that...