Guide: Resources and Forms

Education and employment

Admissions: Championing Children – a guide for carers

Admissions – apply for a  a school place online

SEN Admissions – if the child or young person has a Statement of Special Educational Needs

Education Welfare Service – for advice on in-school and out-of-school-hours learning activities for children in care

Employment of Children – guidance on the rules, and your responsibilities as a carer and a parent.

document-orangeDownload Information for new foster carers on Child Employment

Exclusion – answers to the important questions

Financial Support for Children and Young People in Education – comprehensive coverage

Libraries – find your nearest

Children’s library website

Music Service – helping young musicians to reach their full potential

Ofsted – the inspectorate for children and learners in England

Parents’ Evenings   – make the most of them with this leaflet

Personal Education Allowance (PEA) – guidance, application form and evaluation form, see under Children in Care

Special Educational Needs – a comprehensive guide to services

SEND Code of Practice  – guidance on the SEND system for children and young people

Supporting Children in Care to Achieve Well at School

The Virtual School – guidance for children in care and carers

Term Dates

Transport – from home to school or college

What do National Curriculum levels mean?