Education and learning

Children's centres

Children's centres offer a variety of services for parents and children.

Schools and colleges

Nursery, primary, secondary and special schools in the borough, including term dates, admissions, GCSE results, Special Educational Needs, school finance and the academies programme.


We have consulted on the Primary School Expansions Strategy. This will provide additional school places, on a permanent basis, to help meet forecast demand.

Children's Workforce development

Information and training courses.

Teacher recruitment

Newly Qualified Teachers and returners to teaching.

Youth support

Find out what's on at local youth clubs and activities for young people on our Youth pages.

Integrated working

Integrated working enables everyone supporting children and young people to work together effectively. Information and resources for practitioners.


Way to Work provides guidance, recruitment and apprenticeships for young people aged over 16 and for employers.

Updated: 21 March 2014