Ofsted announces new plans for inspection of children’s homes

By: Juliet
On: Friday, 21 November, 2014

A new inspection framework will put experiences of vulnerable children at the heart of how children’s homes are inspected.

Ofsted has announced proposals for a tough new inspection framework to improve standards in children’s homes. The plans will put the experiences and outcomes of the most vulnerable children in our society at the heart of how homes are regulated and inspected.

The consultation sets out the criteria for ‘good’ as the benchmark and minimum standard that children and young people should expect. The current ‘adequate’ judgement will be replaced by a judgement of ‘requires improvement’. The move brings this …read more

Source: Family Law News