• Ofsted considers tougher inspection regime for secure training centres

    Ofsted wants to change the way it inspects secure training centres, which educate young offenders up to the age of 17. Run by private companies, the centres provide young people with 30 hours of education and training a week, following a school-day timetable. There are currently three secure training centres across the country, but none

    17.56 Jul. 17th, 2018 | News

  • School leaders lack time to vet mental health services, CQC warns

    The majority of primary and secondary schools offer counselling to support children’s mental wellbeing, but school leaders lack the time to properly vet the services they commission. A review of children and young people’s mental health services published today by the Care Quality Commission, the regulator of health and social care in England, found that

    0.01 Oct. 27th, 2017 | News