Childrens Services Updates

The attached bulletins have been produced by Kirklees Council – and shared with partners - to keep you updated on the work of family support and child protection, including the work of the Children’s Improvement Board.

November 2018A message from Jacqui Gedman Chief Executive Kirklees

Summer Update 2018 - Message from Sal Tariq, Deputy Director of Children's Services.

December 2017 - 3 Message from Steve Walker, Director of Children’s Services in regards to the recent Ofsted monitoring visit.

December 2017 - 2 Message from Cllr David Sheard, Leader of Kirklees Council

December 2017 - 1 Message from Cllr Erin Hill, Cabinet member for Children & Steve Walker, Director of Children’s Services to provide an update on the improvement work in children’s services and partnership with Leeds City Council.

November 2017 - Message from Steve Walker following Ofsted monitoring visit on the 'front door'

July 2017 - Message from Steve Walker following the publication of the outcome of the Ofsted visit.

July 2017 - Message from Jacqui Gedman to welcome the new Director of Children Services, Steve Walker

July 2017 - Message from Jacqui Gedman in regards to the Ofsted Monitoring visit

June 2017 - 2 includes message from Merlin Joseph, Improvement Director, Kirklees

June 2017 - 1 includes message from Jacqui Gedman, Cheif Executive, Kirklees

May 2017 includes Message from DCS, LiquidLogic, Next Ofsted Visit, Regionalisation of adoption details.

February 2017 includes the Improvement Plan, Independant visitors, Changes to Early Help, Travel Plan and Children's Homes Procedure Manual.

January 2017 includes recruitment and retention update, Risk Sensible training, Workforce development, March conference, Supporting our care leavers. 

December 2016 includes information on DfE Commissioner, Children's Improvement Board, Extra resources through Skylakes, Other news from Cabinet, Message from Erin Hill, Operation Trackville 2 and Regionalisation of adoption services,.


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