News Archive

Information   Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Calculation of Flexible Furlough Hours

Further to the news item we published on 12th January 2021 in relation to the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) to 30th April, we have now produced a Flexible Furlough Hours calculator to assist schools to correctly calculate and claim for monthly flexible furlough hours. more...

Published: 15/01/2021 | Audience: School Business Managers, Head Teachers

Information   £5k Funding opportunity for Schools fishing in Bradford - APPLY NOW !!!

The Angling Trust are now inviting applications from Schools to apply for up to £5000 of funding available from their £100k Get Fishing - Large Project Fund to encourage children to have a go at fishing for the first time in Bradford. Funding is limited so applicants are encouraged to APPLY NOW more...

Published: 15/01/2021 | Audience: All School Staff

Information   The latest Reducing Parental Conflict newsletter is now available

The Reducing Parental Conflict Project, sponsored by the Department of Work & Pensions, aims to increase awareness and provide support & training for practitioners. more...

Published: 15/01/2021 | Audience: Everyone

Information   SEMH - Bradford Nurture Group Network Meeting - Virtual Twlight Meetings

Support is available from the service for schools wishing to develop nurture  provision whether as a whole school approach or with a traditional nurture group. 0-25 Specialist Teaching and Support Services more...

Published: 15/01/2021 | Audience: All Staff

Information   News & Updates from Social,Communication,Interaction & Learning Team-SCIL

Please see the below link for the January's Newsletter from the Social, Communication, Interaction and Learning Team (SCIL) more...

Published: 15/01/2021 | Audience: ALL

Information   January School Census 2021

Further information from the DfE regarding the January Census. more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: Headteachers,Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

Information   £135m boost to support T Level students to succeed

Multi-million pound investment will ensure T Level students have access to the world class facilities and cutting-edge equipment they need to get ahead. more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: secondary schools, sixth form, colleges, SLT, governors, level 3

Information   Art project 'Our Street Gallery' are on the hunt for Bradford's smiles.

Want a project to bring a little joy to you and your children during lockdown? more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: All

Information   Electric bill information

Important Information about your schools electricity contracts more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: Schools with YPO Npower electricity contracts

Information   Stay Well as Leaders

School Leaders are operating in unprecedented and challenging times, which will inevitably be impacting on mental health and wellbeing. more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: Teachers

Action   Safeguarding audit 2020-21

Schools are asked to complete and submit the S175 Safeguarding Audit for 2020-2021 by 10th January 2021. more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: All schools

Information   Down Syndrome Training & Support Service Jan/Feb newsletter

All of our services continue - just online. Details of our support and training for schools ad parents is detailed in the newsletter. For more information please contact our office. more...

Published: 14/01/2021 | Audience: staff working with children and young people who have Down syndrome and other learning disabilities

Opportunity   Free Year 12 Chemistry and Biology Tuition Sessions

Are you wanting to reinforce your A Level Chemistry and Biology knowledge? more...

Published: 13/01/2021 | Audience: A Level students, Year 12, Chemistry, Biology

Consultation   Early Years Single Funding Formula / Block Funding Arrangements for 2021/22

The Early Years Single Funding Formula Consultation document for 2021/22 has now been published. more...

Published: 13/01/2021 | Audience: Maintained Nursery School Head Teachers / Primary Head Teachers / Private, Voluntary & Independe

Information   January School Census 2021 - UPDATE

We have now received confirmation from the DfE that the January School Census will go ahead as normal. more...

Published: 13/01/2021 | Audience: Headteachers,Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

Opportunity   NEW Secondary School Campaign ‘Ditch the Distraction’

Aimed specifically at teenage pedestrians, through street art positioned at exit points in secondary school grounds. more...

Published: 13/01/2021 | Audience: All Secondary School Staff, Year 7 Heads, Secondary School Head Teachers

Opportunity   FREE - TTC Young Driver Workshop Now Available to Book

Driver Safety - FREE TTC Young Driver Workshop - funded by Bradford Council’s Road Safety Team more...

Published: 13/01/2021 | Audience: Year 12 Head, Year 13 Head, All Secondary School Staff, Secondary School Head Teachers

Information   Road Safety Presentations for Primary Schools

Age appropriate Road Safety Presentations more...

Published: 13/01/2021 | Audience: All Primary School Staff, Key stage 1 Leads, Key Stage 2 Leads, Children's Centres

Information   FM Catering – School Meal/Food Provision & Charges

The government has now provided updated guidance, as per the link below, which has clarified the position in respect of the requirements for the provision of school meals and food packages etc and the funding thereof. more...

Published: 12/01/2021 | Audience: School Business Managers and Head Teachers

Information   Educational Psychology Team support 2021 - 22

The Educational Psychology Team are now taking bookings for the 2021 - 22 academic year. As previously, time is limited and schools are encouraged to make their bookings as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. An Early Bird rate applies until 31/03/21. After that the full price will apply. more...

Published: 12/01/2021 | Audience: Head Teachers, SEN Governors , Sencos

Information   Furlough staff - Claims to Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Following on from the announcement from the Prime Minister on Monday evening regarding the closure of Schools due to Lockdown 3.0, we appreciate that this will have an impact on budgets for out of hours care facilities that are partly or wholly funded by a private source. more...

Published: 12/01/2021 | Audience: All

Action   SNAP Survey for Nursery information

All schools have been asked to complete the revised educational setting status form which has been requested by the DfE. more...

Published: 12/01/2021 | Audience: Nursery Schools and Primary Schools with a Nursery Class; Headteachers, Deputy Heads, Business Manag

Opportunity   Free webinar - managing Covid-19 outbreaks in schools - Thurs 14th Jan 21

Hear the latest advice from health experts and Public Health England, alongside case studies of Headteachers in Bradford. more...

Published: 11/01/2021 | Audience: All schools

Information   January School Census 2021

IMT are currently waiting for the DfE to make a decision about the January School Census 2021. more...

Published: 11/01/2021 | Audience: Headteachers,Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

Information   DfE - Attendance Monitoring During Lockdown

From today, Monday 11 January, the DfE are asking schools and colleges to resume completing a revised educational setting status form. Please submit your first dataset by 2pm today. more...

Published: 11/01/2021 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Heads, Business Managers, Office Managers, Attendance Officers