Category Archives: Children’s services

Funding awarded to help develop religious education teaching in Shropshire schools

25/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
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Shropshire’s Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE) has been awarded a grant of £3,550 to develop its activity for Shropshire schools. … Continue reading »

New Shropshire Education Trust seeks founder members and trustees

22/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is seeking individuals with professional expertise and skills in education, business, finance and estates to establish and become members or … Continue reading »

Shropshire carer Eileen shares her love of fostering… 150 children on!

18/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

With national Foster Care Fortnight (8-23 May 2017) in full swing, one local carer has added her voice to the call for more … Continue reading »

Dorrington Primary School working to address outcomes of Ofsted report

02/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Staff and governors at Dorrington Church of England (Aided) Primary School are working with Shropshire Council and the Diocese of Hereford Education … Continue reading »

Talented graduates wanted for a life-changing career in child and family social work

28/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Graduates across Shropshire are being encouraged to apply by next Friday (5 May 2017) to a fast-track programme to become the next … Continue reading »

Parents urged to check eligibility for 30 hours of free childcare

26/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
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Working parents looking for help with childcare costs are being reminded that from September 2017 they could be entitled to an extra … Continue reading »

Partners support Shropshire Council’s Big Conversation

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Discussions are underway with vulnerable groups to seek their views on what more Shropshire Council can do in light of its financial … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s parents given chance to complete ‘understanding your child’ course for free

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
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Shropshire parents of children aged between six months and 18 years are being offered the chance to complete, for free, a popular … Continue reading »

Shropshire Teenage Book Award presentation ceremony on 21 March 2017

16/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An award ceremony will be held at Shirehall in Shrewsbury on Tuesday 21 March 2017 to announce the winner of this year’s … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s Big Conversation seeks residents’ views on their community

17/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Local residents are being asked their views on their community as part of Shropshire Council’s Big Conversation survey. Continue reading »