Opportunity

Interfaith Week 12th —19th November 2017

Bradford Council’s Diversity and Cohesion service are welcoming schools to join the Diversity and Cohesion team for Interfaith Week celebrations. more...

Published: 19/10/2017 | Audience: All Schools

Opportunity

Enid Blyton Workshops @ City Library Children's Book Week 13th - 17th Nov

Celebrate Children’s Book Week Monday 13th – Friday 17th November 2017 with Bradford Libraries, at our Enid Blyton Workshops to mark the 75th Anniversary of the publication of “The Famous Five”. more...

Published: 19/10/2017 | Audience: Primary Head Teachers; Literacy Coordinators

Action

Education VAT Training Thursday 30 November 2017

Bradford Council’s Financial Services have arranged for Price Waterhouse Cooper to run Education VAT Training for maintained schools. The deadline for booking is Wednesday 15 November 2017. more...

Published: 19/10/2017 | Audience: School Business Managers and other financial staff in maintained schools only

Consultation

50 Things to do Before You're 5

St Edmund's Nursery School and Children's Centre is currently working on a new initiative called '50 Things to do Before You're 5'. It takes a child centered approach, with a focus on the development of speech, language and communication skills in children aged birth to five. more...

Published: 19/10/2017 | Audience: early years practitioners, preschool teachers, headteachers, health visitors, parents

Opportunity

Course: Bradford Birth to 19 TS and Education Works; Excellence in Oracy

Bradford Birth to 19 Teaching School is excited to present a programme in Achieving Excellence in Oracy. Supported by BB to19 TS Specialist leaders in Education and Education Works. more...

Published: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Headteacher, Subject leaders in Maths, Oracy Leaders, classteachers

Action

2018/19 Formula Funding Consultations have been published.

Consultations for High Needs Block, Primary and Secondary Schools Block and Early Years Single Funding Formula (Early Years Block) have now been published. more...

Published: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Head Teachers (Maintained & Academies) Business Managers Finance Managers Peripatetic Bursars

Opportunity

Primary School Improvement Associates (Fixed term contract)

We are seeking expressions of interest from serving Headteachers who have successfully driven a sharp improvement agenda within their own school and have the capacity to be released for one/two days a week to work with the Local Authority as Primary School Improvement Professionals/Associates. more...

Published: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Serving Headteachers

Opportunity

Course: BB to19 and Education Works; Talk 4 Maths

Bradford Birth to 19 TS is excited to present a course in Achieving Excellence in Mathematical Language / Talk 4 Maths. Supported by BB to19 Teaching School, Specialist Leaders in Education and Education Works. more...

Published: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Subject Leaders in Maths, class teachers

Opportunity

Course: Bradford Birth to 19 and Education Works; Mathematical Fluency

Bradford Birth to 19 Teaching School is excited to present a course in Achieving Excellence in Mathematical Fluency, supported by Specialist Leaders in Education and Education Works. An interactive JPD programme delivered over 3 half days with gap tasks. more...

Published: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Head teachers, Subject leaders in Maths, class teachers

Opportunity

Bradford Birth to 19 Teaching School Primary Reading Project - *New Dates*

New Dates for this new Primary Reading Project being led by Bradford Birth to 19 Specialist Leaders in Education and supported by Alison Philipson. more...

Published: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, English Subject Leaders, Teachers

To Do List

Bradford Early Years Foundation Stage Profile Moderation Schedule

Please find attached the LA schedule, providing the program of events and expectations for the EYFSP moderation for 2017 to 2018. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers and Early Years Leaders

Music Curriculum Audit

Ofsted has tasked all Music Education Hubs to visit schools and audit the delivery of music in the curriculum in all schools on an annual basis. We hope you will work with us to achieve this. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: Headteacher / Music Co-ordinator / Head of Music

Music Curriculum Audit

Ofsted has tasked all Music Education Hubs to visit schools and audit the delivery of music in the curriculum on an annual basis. We hope you will work with us to achieve this. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: Headteacher / Music Co-ordinator / Head of Music

Secondary Music Teachers Network Meeting (Autumn Term) When and Where

Following the success of previous Network Meetings and feedback from schools, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce the next date for the Secondary Music Teacher’s Network Meeting. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: Secondary School staff that teach and/or coordinate Music in their schools.

Course: Deafblind/MSI Awareness - 03.11.17 - 0900-1200 hours

Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Support Team for Deaf Children more...

Days overdue: 2 Completed by: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Anyone working with Deafblind/MSI students including school staff and respite workers

Course: Supporting Deaf and Hearing Impaired Children in Secondary School

Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Support Team for Deaf Children more...

Days overdue: 2 Completed by: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Teaching Assistants currently involved with children with permanent hearing loss

Course: Supporting Deaf and Hearing Impaired Children in Secondary School

LAST CALL: CLOSING DATE 18 OCTOBER 2017 Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Support Team for Deaf Children more...

Days overdue: 2 Completed by: 18/10/2017 | Audience: Teaching Assistants currently involved with children with permanent hearing loss

BLAST! – Christmas Festival 2017

This year’s Christmas Festival will be held at Bradford Cathedral on Tuesday, 12 December 2017. One of the highlights of the Christmas Festival is always the vocal items, and we would like to invite your school to participate in the secondary school choir, more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All Secondary Schools, Secondary Music Teachers

BLAST! – Christmas Festival 2017

This year’s Christmas Festival will be held at Bradford Cathedral on Tuesday, 12 December 2017. One of the highlights of the Christmas Festival is always the vocal items, and we would like to invite your school to participate in the secondary school choir, BLAST. more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All Secondary Schools, Secondary Music Teachers

BLAST! – Christmas Festival 2017. ONE WEEK LEFT TO REGISTER!

This year’s Christmas Festival will be held at Bradford Cathedral on Tuesday, 12 December 2017. One of the highlights of the Christmas Festival is always the vocal items, and we would like to invite your school to participate in the secondary school choir, more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All Secondary Schools, Secondary Music Teachers

Consultation on expansion of Low Ash Primary

Consultation on the Expansion of Low Ash Primary School in order to increase the Published Admission Number (PAN) of the school more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All

Consultation on removal of sixth form at Carlton Bolling College

Consultation on the proposed closure of Sixth Form Provision at Carlton Bolling College and increase the Published Admission Number of the school to 300 more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All

Course - SEMH in the classroom - Guidance for NQTs/RQT’s

Course for newly qualified and recently qualified teachers run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: NQT’s and RQT’s

Course: Deafblind/MSI Awareness - 03.11.17 - 0900-1200 hours

LAST CALL: CLOSING DATE 20 OCTOBER 2017 Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Support Team for Deaf Children more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Anyone working with Deafblind/MSI students including school staff and respite workers

Course: Supporting a pupil with VI with orientation and independence: 6 Nov

LAST CALL: CLOSING DATE 20 OCTOBER 2017 Course run by specialist staff of the Sensory Service, VI Habilitation Team more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Any person who works with or supports a person with a visual impairment

Course: Supporting a pupil with VI with orientation and independence: 6 Nov

Run by the Sensory Service, VI Habilitation Team more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Any person who works with or supports a person with a visual impairment

Course: Supporting Deaf & Hearing Impaired Children in Primary School - Nov

Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Support Team for Deaf Children more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Teaching Assistants currently involved with children with permanent hearing loss

Course: Supporting Deaf & Hearing Impaired Children in Primary School - Nov

LAST CALL: CLOSING DATE 18 OCTOBER 2017 Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Support Team for Deaf Children more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Teaching Assistants currently involved with children with permanent hearing loss

EVOLUTION

What do fossils tell us about life millions of years ago? more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers & SLT's

Family Learning Festival Fun - text message to parents

Notice for all staff who deliver text alerts to parents. We are trying to get the message out to as many parents as possible about the tenth Family Learning Festival. Could schools please send the following text message to all parents? more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All

Secondary Music Teachers Network Meeting - EARLY BOOKING IS ADVISABLE!

Following the success of previous Network Meetings and feedback from schools, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce the next date for the Secondary Music Teacher’s Network Meeting. more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Secondary School staff that teach and/or coordinate Music in their schools.

The Art & Science of Noticing : an experience in enquiry led learning

A workshop which encourages pupils to respond to the museum and gallery objects which inspire them. more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLT's

Unauthorised Absence - July

If you have any penalty notices for unauthorised absences taken in July - please note we need to receive it by the end of this term. more...

Due today Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers and Attendance Officers

Course - SEMH in the classroom - Guidance for NQTs/RQT’s

Course for newly qualified and recently qualified teachers run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 2 Completed by: 22/10/2017 | Audience: NQT’s and RQT’s

Early Years Leader’s Briefings Autumn 2017

Excellent opportunity to meet with like-minded professionals and debate Early Years learning and care. The forums are part of the Local Authority’s role to ensure our youngest children receive high quality services in the district. more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 31/10/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers and Early Years Leaders

Utility Bill Debts

Please can all schools ensure that utility bills are paid promptly and before the payment due date as advised on the utility bill. more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 31/10/2017 | Audience: All School Head Teachers, Business Managers, Finance staff

Course -“Behaviour is Communication”.

strategies for practitioners in reception and year one. more...

Days left: 13 Completed by: 02/11/2017 | Audience: Teachers and support staff in Reception and Year one setting

Book now - Childminding Forum Autumn 2017

An excellent opportunity to meet with like-minded professionals and debate Early Years Learning and care. The forums are part of the LA’s role to ensure our youngest children receive high quality services in the district. more...

Days left: 18 Completed by: 07/11/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Childminders

Save the Date for the Autumn Term Headteacher/Principal Briefing

Two Autumn Term Briefings for all schools and Academies have been planned as follows. One on Tuesday 21 November at the Great Victoria Hotel, Bradford and one on Monday 27 November 2017 at the Mercure Hotel, Bingley. Both are 7.30am (arrival) to start 8.00am with a finish time of 10.00am. more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 10/11/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers, Secondary Headteachers and Principals of Academies

Save the Date for the Autumn Term Headteacher/Principal Briefing

Two Autumn Term Briefings for all schools and Academies have been planned. more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 10/11/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers, Secondary Headteachers and Principals of Academies

Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) Training November 2017

Representatives from Internal Audit will be delivering training and awareness sessions on the requirements of the Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) on Monday 27 November. The deadline for bookings is Friday 10 November. more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 10/11/2017 | Audience: Governors, Head Teachers, School Business Managers

Early Years' Developments in Bradford 2017 to 2018 (EYDiB)

A pilot group of providers in Bradford and Keighley have developed opportunities to work together that will enable all Early Years schools and settings to contribute to the picture of learning across the Bradford District. more...

Days left: 23 Completed by: 12/11/2017 | Audience: For the attention of all Primary Headteachers, Early Years Leaders and providers in maintained and p

How to Safely Manage School Capital Projects - Free to all schools

The workshop will help schools: • Clarify Heads, Business Mangers, Governors legal obligations • Focus on managing construction safely • Avoid taking unnecessary risks and avoid making costly mistakes • Understand the need for proper project planning • Sign posting to the right experts more...

Days left: 25 Completed by: 14/11/2017 | Audience: Heads, Deputies, Business Managers, Facility Managers, Governors

Education VAT Training Thursday 30 November 2017

Bradford Council’s Financial Services have arranged for Price Waterhouse Cooper to run Education VAT Training for maintained schools. The deadline for booking is Wednesday 15 November 2017. more...

Days left: 26 Completed by: 15/11/2017 | Audience: School Business Managers and other financial staff in maintained schools only

Course-How to Manage Physical Interventions in Schools

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 27 Completed by: 16/11/2017 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Autumn Term Headteacher/Principal Briefings November 2017

Agendas attached outlining the programme. more...

Days left: 28 Completed by: 17/11/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Headteachers of all education settings.

School Grant Funding Training

Darren Starkey is an expert in competitive bid writing and grant management, who has secured £475 million with a 99.9% success rate. The Workshop provides essential knowledge, tools, tips and strategies with hands-on experience of bid writing for £150.00 + VAT (PACT HR schools get a 20% Discount). more...

Days left: 28 Completed by: 17/11/2017 | Audience: Heads, Deputies, Business Managers, Facility Managers, Governors

2018/19 Formula Funding Consultations have been published.

Consultations for High Needs Block, Primary and Secondary Schools Block and Early Years Single Funding Formula (Early Years Block) have now been published. more...

Days left: 38 Completed by: 27/11/2017 | Audience: Head Teachers (Maintained & Academies) Business Managers Finance Managers Peripatetic Bursars

Course-Creating an enabling curriculum for children with issues around

Course title - Creating an enabling curriculum for children with issues around their social, emotional, mental health assessed as being at range four. This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 39 Completed by: 28/11/2017 | Audience: Behaviour Centre Staff / Teaching assistants specifically employed in mainstream schools to support

50 Things to do Before You're 5

St Edmund's Nursery School and Children's Centre is currently working on a new initiative called '50 Things to do Before You're 5'. It takes a child centered approach, with a focus on the development of speech, language and communication skills in children aged birth to five. more...

Days left: 41 Completed by: 30/11/2017 | Audience: early years practitioners, preschool teachers, headteachers, health visitors, parents

50 Things to do Before You're 5

We are a nursery school and children's centre based in Bradford, who are currently working on a new initiative called '50 Things to do Before You're 5'. It takes a child centred approach, with a focus on the development of speech, language and communication skills in children aged birth to 5. more...

Days left: 41 Completed by: 30/11/2017 | Audience: early years practitioners, preschool teachers, headteachers, health visitors, parents

Course-A practical guide to implementing provision in the classroom 4 SEMH

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 52 Completed by: 11/12/2017 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Course-The National Nurture Group Network Accredited Training

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 52 Completed by: 11/12/2017 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs

Course: Supporting a pupil with VI who uses a long cane: November / January

Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service, Habilitation Team more...

Days left: 56 Completed by: 15/12/2017 | Audience: Any person who works with or supports a pupil with a visual impairment

Join the Bradford Music Education Hub Singing Challenge

For the Autumn term, we have linked with Out of the Ark to form Bradford Music Education Hub’s Singing Challenge. This is an opportunity to get access to five songs and online resources from Out of the Ark and raise the profile of singing. more...

Days left: 56 Completed by: 15/12/2017 | Audience: All Primary Music Co-ordinators and SEN Co-ordinators

SEND Transformation 0-25

Extension to Consultation Period more...

Days left: 63 Completed by: 22/12/2017 | Audience: All staff of Education Settings, Governors

School Calendar 2018/19

The 2018/19 School Calendar is now available to view and submit your schools holiday dates more...

Days left: 72 Completed by: 31/12/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Administrators, Business Managers

Nurturing Talk Training – 07.02.18

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 84 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs EYFS to KS2/3

Inspections

To notify Education Services of an inspection please inform either Maureen Janane or Barbara Newsome.

No schools have notified Education Services of an inspection after: 20/10/2017

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (20/10/2017)


IMPORTANT NOTE: This announcement does not include mainstream school large bus and Mybus (yellow bus) services operated by PTE, for further information T: 0113 348 1122 W: www.generationM.co.uk

Further information about PTS status.

Health

No schools have notified Education Services of any virus issues.


To notify the Education Services of an virus issues please inform Jim Hughes

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