Action

Consultation on plans for supporting children with SEND

Bradford Council wants to know what you think about our new plans to change the way we support children and young people with SEND. more...

Published: 17/01/2018 | Audience: Everyone

Information

Security Alert - Clayton Area

We would like to make you aware of a safeguarding concern in the Clayton area. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: All

Action

SAFEGUARDING - URGENT

The final deadline for return of the Section 175 audit is 26 January 2018. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: All schools

Opportunity

IOSH Managing Safely - Essential Training for School Management Teams

Do you have a senior manager who is suitably qualified to lead on health and safety? The Safety Team and the Health and Safety Executive strongly recommend that each school has at least one member of staff who has completed 'IOSH Managing Safely' (or equivalent) - 70% of Bradford schools now do! more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: Head Teachers, Business Managers, other members of management teams with health and safety responsib

Opportunity

MPO – My Pension Online (Teachers' Pension)

It’s so simple so why not sign up today? The attached poster from Teachers’ Pensions shows just how easy it is to register for an MPO account, and lists some of the great benefits to having one of these accounts set up. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: All

Information

Best use of TAs, change of course date

The course date for the 'Best use of Teaching Assistants' course has changed to 26/04/18 more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: All school teachers, SENCOs, Leaders

Information

Inspection and Assessment Briefing: Presentations

Following the Exceed Teaching Schools' 'Inspection and Assessment Briefing' on Friday 12th January 2018, the presentations are now available for download. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: Primary Headteachers and Senior leaders

Information

Creative writing competition for looked after children and care leavers

The Charity ‘Coram’ has launched its third annual ‘Voices’ creative writing competition for children in care and young care leavers. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: Designated Teacher for Looked After Children

Information

FREE Family Weight Management Programmes

FREE 6 week family weight management programmes for children age 12 to 16 years and their parents. One hour of nutrition with parent and child. Whilst the children are having an hour of fun physical activity, parents will have another hour of nutrition. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: School Nurses, Secondary School Teachers

Action

Spring Term: Primary Music Network Meetings

Following the success of previous Primary Network Meetings and feedback from schools, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce TWO dates and TWO locations for the Spring Term network meetings. You are welcome to attend either meeting to suit your availability and location. more...

Published: 16/01/2018 | Audience: Bradford based Primary School staff that teach and/or coordinate Music in their schools.

To Do List

Consulation on changes to admissions for Dixons McMillan Academy

The Academy is consulting on the following proposed changes to its admissions policy from September 2019: more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Head Teachers/Principals, Admissions Officers, any other interested parties

Consultation on changes to admissions for Dixons City Academy

The Academy is consulting on the following proposed changes to its admissions policy from September 2019. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Head Teachers/Principals, Admissions Officers, any other interested parties

Consultation on changes to admissions for Dixons Trinity Academy

Consultation on Admissions Policy The Academy is consulting on the following proposed changes to its admissions policy from September 2019. The Academy propose adopting one of the following two models: more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Head Teachers/Principals, Admissions Officers, any other interested parties

Course - Nurturing Talk Training – 07.02.18

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

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs EYFS to KS2/3

Nurturing Talk Training – 07.02.18

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

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs EYFS to KS2/3

Queensbury School Consultation Document re Published Admission Number

Proposal Document: Queensbury School. To reduce the Published Admission Number The Trustees and Leadership Team of Queensbury School, with the full support of the Local Authority, propose to reduce the Published Admission Number (PAN) for Year 7, from 240 to 210 to take effect from 2019. more...

Days overdue: 5 Completed by: 13/01/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, Business Managers, Chair of Governors

Course: Supporting a child with a VI in an early years’ setting (mobility)

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

Days overdue: 1 Completed by: 17/01/2018 | Audience: Any person who works with or supports a young child with a visual impairment

Spring School Census – January 2018

School Census is on Thursday 18 January 2018 and all schools are required to produce an electronic census return. more...

Due today Completed by: 18/01/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

Spring School Census – January 2018

School Census is on Thursday 18 January and all schools are required to produce an electronic census return. more...

Due today Completed by: 18/01/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

COURSE: Alphabet Arc

Delivered by members of the Cognition & Learning Team, Alphabet Arc is a multi-sensory intervention which helps develop pupil's fluency with letter sounds, names and alphabetical order. It also develops segmentation, blending & syllabification skills. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 19/01/2018 | Audience: SENCOs, Class Teachers & Support Assistants

COURSE: Clicker 7

This practical course gives an overview of the popular assistive technology software Clicker 7. The course covers - An introduction to Clicker 7 - Making word banks & grids from scratch - editing & downloading existing grids - Clicker 7 activities more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 19/01/2018 | Audience: SENCOs, Class Teachers, Support Assistants

COURSE: The Portage Workshop - A Small Steps Approach to Learning

This accredited 3 day workshop, delivered by Janice McKinley & Janine Wood NPA Accredited Trainers, is open to anyone working with young children (under 7) with additional needs/disabilities and their families. It covers core curriculum set out by the National Portage Association. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 19/01/2018 | Audience: Early Years Practitioners, SENCOs & EYFS Teachers

COURSE; Developing your understanding of handwriting - a practical guide

This course, delivered by the Physical & Medical Team, teaches more about the physical requirements and elements that need to be developed for children to write proficiently. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 19/01/2018 | Audience: SENCOs, Class Teachers & Support Assistants

Spring Term: Primary Music Network Meetings

Following the success of previous Primary Network Meetings and feedback from schools, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce TWO dates and TWO locations for the Spring Term network meetings. You are welcome to attend either meeting to suit your availability and location. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 19/01/2018 | Audience: Bradford based Primary School staff that teach and/or coordinate Music in their schools.

Course: Supporting a pupil with a VI with mobility (sight-guided technique)

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

Days left: 4 Completed by: 22/01/2018 | Audience: Any person who works with or supports a pupil with a visual impairment

Course: Understanding the Needs of CYP with Deafblindness (MSI): 29&30 Jan

Opportunity to attend a two-day NatSIP interactive training course for teaching assistants and other education professionals working with deafblind/mult-sensory impaired children and young people in mainstream settings more...

Days left: 4 Completed by: 22/01/2018 | Audience: Teaching Assistants and other Education Professionals working with Deafblind/Multi-Sensory Impaired

Finding Funding

Finding Funding is a short, focused workshop on looking for funding opportunities. We’re starting from scratch so no knowledge is needed. more...

Days left: 5 Completed by: 23/01/2018 | Audience: Funding Officers, Business Managers

BOOK NOW.....New to EYFSP LA statutory training sessions February 2018

Sessions are taking place on Monday 5 February (8.45-11.45) or Tuesday 6 February (12.45- 3.45). Limited places available for both sessions. more...

Days left: 8 Completed by: 26/01/2018 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers, Early Years Leaders amd reception teachers new to making

New Early Education Marketing Materials

The New Early Education Marketing Material is now available. more...

Days left: 8 Completed by: 26/01/2018 | Audience: All childcare providers funded to deliver free childcare for 2, 3 & 4 year old in Bradford

SAFEGUARDING - URGENT

The final deadline for return of the Section 175 audit is 26 January 2018. more...

Days left: 8 Completed by: 26/01/2018 | Audience: All schools

Consultation on changes to St John's CE Primary School Admission Policy

St John's CE Primary School is consulting on proposed changes to its admission policy more...

Days left: 13 Completed by: 31/01/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, school staff, parents, members of the public

Reminder To Submit School Holiday Calendar for 2018/19

The collection of your school holiday dates for 2018/19 is now underway. more...

Days left: 13 Completed by: 31/01/2018 | Audience: School Business Managers, Administrators, Headteachers, Data Managers

Reminder to Submit your 2018/19 Calendar

The collection of your school holiday dates for 2018/19 is now underway. more...

Days left: 13 Completed by: 31/01/2018 | Audience: School Business Managers, Administrator's, Headteachers, Data Managers

Very Important - Changes to the Ionising Radiation Regulations (2017)

The regulations controlling the use of radioactive materials changes on 1 January 2018. more...

Days left: 18 Completed by: 05/02/2018 | Audience: Secondary Science Departments who Hold Radioactive Sources

How to Manage School Capital Projects

Free Course more...

Days left: 20 Completed by: 07/02/2018 | Audience: Governors, Heads and Business Mangers

Course - Small Group Work in a Mainstream Classroom on 01.03.18

A fresh new course designed and run by Specialast Teaching Team within the Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 08/02/2018 | Audience: Learning mentors, SENCos, anyone interested in learning about group work within the school setting

School Grant Funding Workshops

Darren Starkey of the Education Client Services team is an expert in competitive bid writing and bid management, with a 100% success rate in winning contracts that provide services and project funding for public and private organisations. more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 08/02/2018 | Audience: School business and funding managers

Childcare inquiry call for evidence deadline 9th February

The House of Commons Treasury committee launched a new inquiry last week into childcare and its effects on the economy. The inquiry has issued a call for evidence. The deadline to submit evidence is Friday 9 February 2018 and they are keen to hear about families’ experiences. more...

Days left: 22 Completed by: 09/02/2018 | Audience: All early education funded providers and childcare providers

SEND Transformation 0-25 - Proposed Changes

Please note that the revised proposals for the SEND 0-25 Transformation are currently being finalised in response to the feedback we have received during the consultation period. more...

Days left: 25 Completed by: 12/02/2018 | Audience: All Headteachers, Principals, Governors, School Staff, Council Staff

Course: Basic Deaf Awarness - 14.03.18 - 0930-1200 hours

Course run by specialist staff from the Sensory Service more...

Days left: 34 Completed by: 21/02/2018 | Audience: Any staff working in school with hearing impaired or deaf children

Consultation on plans for supporting children with SEND

Bradford Council wants to know what you think about our new plans to change the way we support children and young people with SEND. more...

Days left: 41 Completed by: 28/02/2018 | Audience: Everyone

Course - How to Manage Physical Interventions in Schools 16.03.17

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

Days left: 42 Completed by: 01/03/2018 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Course - How to Manage Physical Interventions in Schools 16.03.18

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

Days left: 42 Completed by: 01/03/2018 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Course - Managing Low Level Behaviour - 22.03.18

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

Days left: 49 Completed by: 08/03/2018 | Audience: Secondary and primary classroom teachers and assistants, SENCos and SMT

Course - Managing Low Level Behaviour - 22.03.18 (twilight)

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

Days left: 49 Completed by: 08/03/2018 | Audience: Secondary and primary classroom teachers and assistants, SENCos and SMT

FREE CHARANGA CPD FOR PRIMARY SCHOOLS – FIRST COME FIRST SERVED!

The Charanga CPD session is aimed to provide a bank of resources and ideas for delivering music from Reception to Year 6 and is completely accessible regardless of your experience and ability in teaching music. more...

Days left: 64 Completed by: 23/03/2018 | Audience: PRIMARY SCHOOL STAFF THAT TEACH AND/OR COORDINATE MUSIC IN THEIR SCHOOLS

SUSOMAD 2018, Stand Up, Speak Out, Make a Difference

Diversity and Cohesion’s SUSOMAD Project is available once again this year with new elements and the best of the previous offer. more...

Days left: 71 Completed by: 30/03/2018 | Audience: All Primary Schools, Through Schools

Course: Tactile Communication - 03.05.18 - 1300-1600 hours

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

Days left: 91 Completed by: 19/04/2018 | Audience: School staff and respite workers who need to communicate with Deafblind/MSI students who cannot acce

Course - Nurturing Talk Training – 24.05.18 price includes books listed

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

Days left: 96 Completed by: 24/04/2018 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs EYFS to KS2/3

Hot off the press Bradford Council Choir – Spring and Summer Rehearsals

Following the success of previous Council Choir rehearsals and events and feedback from participants, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce the rehearsal schedule for Bradford Council Choir rehearsals.  more...

Days left: 166 Completed by: 03/07/2018 | Audience: Open to all Bradford Council Employees and Bradford school staff.

Information Management Team Survery Customer Feedback

The Information Management Team (IMT) comprises of the Data Team and the Analysis Team which collectively manages and reports pupil, school and LA level data within Bradford Council’s Children’s Services Department. more...

Days left: 194 Completed by: 31/07/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, School Business Managers, Data Mangers, School Administrators and Bradford Council Dep

Gadget Drive

Gadget Drive collects items from the school, tests them and pays for them. more...

Days left: 347 Completed by: 31/12/2018 | Audience: Business Managers, ICT Managers

Free Mental Health Training Service to All Schools (England)

The Youth Mental Health First Aid skills programme is a three-year programme that runs until 2020. more...

Days left: 712 Completed by: 31/12/2019 | Audience: Head teachers, teachers, business managers, school nurses, school counsellors etc.

Inspections

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

Please see below a list of schools that have notified us of an inspection on or after: 18/01/2018

Wycliffe CE Primary School

3803036 Locality: SH1 | First Day Of Inspection: 18/01/2018 | Last Day Of Inspection: 18/01/2018 | Inspection Type: Section 8

Closed Schools

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

Scheduled Closures

No schools are scheduled to close.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (18/01/2018)


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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