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Children's Homes Quality Standards

Welcome to the Children's Homes Quality Standards Partnership project

We bring news, information and support to help you implement the Children's Homes Regulations 2015 which includes the Quality Standards. The QS are designed to better safeguard children and promote their welfare and we are committed to ensuring they have a positive impact on their lives.

Shared resources

Shared resources

The information within this section comes directly from homes and are examples of practice that they feel is good and may be of use to others. The expectation is that it will inform the development and reviewing of your own resources.

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Guidance and reports

Guidance and reports

Browse our guidance and reports to find useful information to inform or review practice.

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Upcoming events

Upcoming events

Find out what is going on including networking events, workshops and training.

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Latest news

Prevent duty toolkit for LAs and partner agencies

16 October 2018

Prevent duty toolkit for LAs and partner agencies.

Responsible Individual Training

16 October 2018

Are you a Responsible Individual? Have you had training on what the role requires? Action for Children is holding a half day training session for Responsible Individuals.

Raising concerns with Ofsted

07 September 2018

Ofsted have provided guidance on how to share concerns about children’s social care services with them.

Job vacancies

Vacancy - Deputy Manager Short Break Centre, London

28 March 2018

There is an opportunity to work at Ade Adepitan Short Break Centre which is rated as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted.

Vacancy - Residential Child Care Officer, Brent Council

05 January 2018

There is an opportunity to work at Ade Adepitan Short Break Centre which is rated as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted.

 

 

Vacancy - Assistant Unit Leader, Nottinghamshire County Council

29 September 2017

This is an opportunity to work at an establishment judged to be “Outstanding” by Ofsted. There are currently vacancies available at Clayfields House secure children's home in Nottinghamshire.