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Offer, on-boarding, induction and review

Offer So, you’ve now got a candidate who the assessors agree is appointable and is the best person for the role. Any offer made at this stage, should be conditional upon satisfactory pre-employment checks. These include but not limited to: satisfactory references, satisfactory safeguarding and DBS checks pre-employment Medical Questionnaire car Insurance Certificate and License certificate of all Qualifications stated as essential on the person specification original documentary evidence that e…

Ofsted inspection support

Working in partnership with you we aim to help prepare for your Ofsted inspection. Our support team will be with you when Ofsted deliver their report and help you with follow up. Inspection review and evaluation - covering subject inspection, cross-curricular aspects, pedagogy, safeguarding, curriculum development, leadership and management. Ofsted inspection (preparation for and follow-up) - Assistance with self-evaluation, devising action plans and applying the Ofsted framework and criteria.

Ofsted Support

Our highly experienced team offer advice and support services to any school that receives a call for an Ofsted inspection. Support includes: Advice and guidance during an inspection Speaking to the lead inspector during the inspection process Attending Ofsted feedback . When you get a call please call Naureen Kausar for primary schools,or Georgina Masefield for secondary schools (see contact details on right) Please email the school improvement service if you have any questions or for further g…

Operating procedures

The following information is for managers, staff and others who are organising journeys for groups in large passenger carrying vehicles. It outlines the statutory requirements for operating passenger vehicles with 9 or more passenger seats. Full details of operating procedures are contained in the Council's "Regulations for the Use of Vehicles" a copy of which is available to view and/or download from the Intranet. Minibuses (9/16 passenger seats) Vehicles operated by County Council Establishme…

Ordinarily Available Provision

Ordinarily Available Provision’ promotes a consistent ethos to supporting children receiving SEND Support. This approach has been created by schools, professionals and parents and is a fantastic user-friendly, accessible resource for all. The document below outlines the special educational needs that children may have across the four broad areas, with easy to use provision suggestions for all members of school staff and families alike, as well as strategies for whole school and quality first te…


Bucks Pay Contractual overtime - where an employee is permanently contracted to work longer than their contracted hours. Voluntary overtime - where the Council asks an employee to work overtime and the employee is free to turn down the request as there is no contractual obligation on either side to offer or refuse overtime. Overtime process Part-time employees -overtime will be paid at the normal hourly rate for any hours worked up to 37 per week. Employees on ranges 1-6 - time and a half is pa…

OxWell School Survey

We are pleased to launch the OxWell School Survey 2021 for pupils in Year groups 5 - 13. This survey was conducted in Buckinghamshire and across the South of England in 2020, and we were able to learn about a range of important mental health and well-being factors, including pupils’ experience of COVID-19, school closures, and associated challenges. The 2021 survey is being offered to schools in Buckinghamshire with funding being provided by Public Health. There is no charge for schools to take…

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