Education

Inappropriate Image Sharing OnLine – FOSTER PARENT GUIDES

There is a real and growing concern of how many young people find it OK to share inappropriate images online. It is leading to so many becoming vulnerable to potential exploitation, blackmail and harm from a young age, leaving a lasting digital footprint. If you share it, you are involved. It’s time for foster carers and parents to have an important conversation about online safety.  Let’s help children navigate the digital world as safely as possible.

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My Role – Education Specialist

So what does an Education Specialist do as part of an independent foster care agency? It’s a really varied role! Primarily I liaise with  foster carers, placing authorities and individual social workers, to promote educational achievement and provide assistance where difficulties are present. Support at Education Meetings As the Education Specialist it’s my job to

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16+Funding for Looked After Children

The UK Government has a pilot grant project to provide additional educational funding for looked-after children and care leavers at post-16.   An additional £5 million has been made available to selected Local Authorities in England for the 2022-23 school year. Funds are there for schools to provide support for educational interventions, tuition or anything else

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