News Archive

Information   Ofsted monitoring visit of children's social care

Ofsted’s next monitoring visit of Children’s Social Care will take place on the 11 and 12 of June. The visit will focus on Children in Need, Child Protection and Public Law Outline (PLO). Our colleagues in Children's Social Care will be working to demonstrate that children in our district are safe, more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: All Headteachers and Principals

Consultation   Nursery offer at Oldfield Primary

It is the intention of Oldfield Primary (Bronte Academy Trust effective 1/6/19) to offer a flexible number of Nursery places. more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: local EY providers

Opportunity   First Aid Paediatric Level 3 Award - 2 Day

This 'First Aid Paediatric Level 3 Award - 2 Day' is a certified course, which specialises in taking care of Children under the age of 8. more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: All teaching staff, and Early Years.

Opportunity   Managing Your Ofsted Inspection Training Course

BPIP are running Managing Your Ofsted Inspection training course on 4th June 2019 9.30a.m. – 4.00p.m. at The Great Victoria Hotel, Bridge Street Bradford BD1 1JX This is a free course to subscribing schools and will incorporate the most up to date information, delivered by B11 Education. more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: Heads, Deputies and Assistant Heads (BPIP Members)

Opportunity   7 Habits of Highly Effective People Signature Training

In addition to the courses that BPIP have run this year, we have been working with The United Education Group to bring you the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People signature training, based on the worldwide bestselling book by Stephen Covey. more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: Head, Deputies, Senior Leaders, Business Managers

Opportunity   Safeguarding Week 2019 - A week of free learning opportunities!

This year Safeguarding Week is being held Monday 24 to Friday 28 June 2019 and will provide free learning opportunities for staff and volunteers working in the sectors of safeguarding children, adults and domestic abuse. more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: Open to all working with children, young people and adults

Opportunity   Community Led Launch Safeguarding Week Launch Event 24.06.2019

Come along to the community led launch of Safeguarding Week 2019 taking place 10.00-12.00 on Monday 24 June at Buttershaw Youth Centre. more...

Published: 24/05/2019 | Audience: Strategic leads and senior managers from all partnerships, board members, local community 

Consultation   Sufficiency of Specialist places for SEND

The Council has a statutory duty to keep under review the provision it makes for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) whilst also ensuring there are sufficient specialist places available to meet the needs of the growing SEND population. more...

Published: 23/05/2019 | Audience: All Schools and Academies

Opportunity   Whole Class Reading CPD event with Philip Webb

The Academy at St James are working in collaboration with Phillip Webb to run a whole reading CPD one day event more...

Published: 23/05/2019 | Audience: Headteacher, English Leaders, Reading Leaders Curriculum

Action   Shanidar TSA - Bradford SENCO Survey 2019

Please complete the short 2-minute Bradford SENCO Survey. All completed entries will go into a prize draw to win a free Shanidar TSA course from our 2019-20 Joint Professional Development programme of school-based SEND courses. more...

Published: 23/05/2019 | Audience: SENCO's

Opportunity   Opportunity Area Governor and Employer Conference 18th June 2019, 5-9pm

Development Opportunity for School Governors more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: School leaders, governors and employers

Information   Maximising the Practice of Teaching Assistants - Licensed Training

Would you like to maximise the impact of your Teaching Assistants? more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Head Teachers, SLT and Governors

Information   Reminder - New Bradford School Governor Service Offer 2019-20

School Governor Service are pleased to announce the launch of their new Service Offer for 2019-20. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: School Leaders, Business Managers and Governors

Information   The Big Advice Day is Back!

Community Action Bradford & District in partnership with Participate and CBMDC are hosting a Funding and Advice Fair in aid of Small Charities Week - this will take place on Tuesday 18th June between 10:00 and 15:30 at The Great Victoria Hotel, Bridge Street, BD1 1JX. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Anyone involved in the community, Third sector

Information   REAL SAFEGUARDING STORIES LIVE - HATE CRIME AND COUNTY LINES

FREE EVENT - During Safeguarding Week (Monday 24th June to Friday 28th June 2019) the award wining Real Safeguarding Stories will be launching two new stories with live interactive performances and access to expert speakers. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Members of the public, Community Organisation and Safeguarding Professionals

Opportunity   Discounted price at Buckden House Outdoor Education Centre

Discounted Price at Buckden House more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: School Leaders, Business Managers, SLT, Class Teachers

Information   GREEN PLAN IT - Inspiring Young People To Grow

Green Plan It is a youth-led project which encourages Year 8 and 9 students to discover the power of plants! more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Secondary schools, secondary heads, key stage 3 teachers

Information   Free outreach work for primary schools from The National Holocaust Centre

The programme involves looking at pre-war Jewish life in Germany, the impact of discrimination on Jewish communities, and the Kindertransport. Educators take artefacts into year 5 and 6 classes as a way of exploring this topic, and support children to engage with survivor testimony. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Primary Schools

Information   Project Development & Funding Workshop

There are around 8,000 grant funders who distribute an estimated £2.5billion each year. This workshop will introduce you to projects and how to secure any available funding. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Heads, Deputies, Business Managers, Governors, Parents, Project Managers and anyone interested in pr

Information   Traffic & Vehicle Movements Around Schools

As part of normal risk management procedures which schools undertake, the Council is requesting schools to carry out a review of how vehicle movements are managed in and around the school site and any risk management measures which need to be put in place. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Head Teachers

Information   Free DfE-funded Maths Development Opportunity for Bradford School

The DfE-funded West Yorkshire Maths Hub is now recruiting for schools to take part in the Mastery Readiness programme for 2019-20: This is a great opportunity for your school to access bespoke, free support to take your maths development to the next level. more...

Published: 22/05/2019 | Audience: Primary headteachers and maths leads

Opportunity   Star Leadership Lectures with Sir Michael Wilshaw and Guests

Join us for a new series of six Star Leadership Lectures, featuring Sir Michael Wilshaw and guests. . The events will take place over the next year and will be open to leadership teams from all Bradford schools free of charge. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Bradford School Leaders

Opportunity   Bradford Virtual School Attachment Aware Conference

The Bradford Virtual School are incredibly excited to announce an Attachment Aware Schools conference on Wednesday 10th July, with key note speaker Louise Bomber. This will be followed by the film Resilience and a Designated Teacher for Children Looked After and Previously Looked After update. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: School staff who work with Children Looked After

Opportunity   SHANDIAR TSA IS RECRUITING FOR SPECIALIST LEADERS IN EDUCATION SLEs.

THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR HIGHLY SKILLED AND EXPERIENCED SENIOR / MIDDLE LEADERS TO JOIN A NETWORK OF SYSTEM LEADERS WITH EXPERTISE IN SEND / SEMH IN BRADFORD. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Experienced Senior/Middle Leaders with expertise in SEND/ SEMH

Opportunity   Manual Handling - Basic Techniques Moving Objects

The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council is pleased to offer places on this Manual Handling course. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: This course is aimed at anyone involved in lifting inanimate objects

Opportunity   Working At Heights

The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council, in association with training provider First Response, is pleased to offer places on this Working at Heights course. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: This course is aimed at operatives, such as site managers and caretakers, who are involved with work

Information   Humanism for RE teachers

Free training, visits and resources on Humanism for RE teachers more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: RE Teachers

Information   Bradford Dragonboat Festival Volunteers needed

We are looking to recruit in the region of 100 adult and young people to act as volunteers for the event so we are very grateful for any time you can commit to the event. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Everyone

Information   No internet at Clayton Village Primary School

There is no internet at Clayton Village Primary School. Please do not email school as we cannot pick up these emails. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Schools, parents, carers

Information   We Are One Tournament for Out-of-School Settings

Join the We Are One Tournament to commemorate the 24th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: out-of-school settings, supplementary schools, madrassas, homework clubs, art clubs, youth clubs

Action   Minibus for Sale

Anyone got a second hand minibus for sale Bradford City Community Foundation could look at purchasing over the Summer please? more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Primary and Upper Schools

Opportunity   Jewish Casual Faith Tutor

The Casual Faith Tutor post will cover appointments on a casual ‘as and when needed’ basis generally to cover short-term absences or additional support to meet fluctuating demands. The responsibilities are based on the generic Faith Tutor post for the different faiths but specific to their faith. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: All staff

Information   Operating Theatre Live Event Parkside School - Saturday 22/06/2019

Parkside School is hosting an award winning surgical experience for any student considering a career in medicine, dentistry or veterinary science. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Science Teachers, Science Students aged 14 - 19

Information   LA Headteacher Briefing Session - 26th June 2019

Please note the change of date for the next LA Headteacher Briefing Session. more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Headteachers

Information   Trusted Relationship Group Work Offer

An innovative group work programme to prevent children and young people aged 10 - 14 becoming involved in exploitation. more...

Published: 20/05/2019 | Audience: Bradford East Only: Governors, Head Teachers, Teachers etc.

Action   2019 EYFS, KS1 and Phonics Check Assessment Data Collections

Information and guidance regarding the 2019 EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Phonics Check Assessment data collections is now available. more...

Published: 20/05/2019 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, Administrators, Business Managers, Data Managers, Assessment Staff

Action   Summer School Census – May 2019

School Census is on Thursday 16 May 2019 and all schools are required to produce an electronic census return more...

Published: 21/05/2019 | Audience: Headteachers,Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

Consultation   Nursery offer at Oldfield Primary

Consultation to offer nursery provision at Oldfield Primary School. more...

Published: 20/05/2019 | Audience: LOCAL KEY PROVIDERS

Information   Chellow Heights (West) phone lines down

Phone lines are down at our West Site more...

Published: 20/05/2019 | Audience: All schools, parents, council