Children's social care providers

Registering, inspections, complaints, roles and responsibilities, Ofsted safeguarding policy, complaints.

Children's social care providers guidance

Registering, inspections, complaints, roles and responsibilities, Ofsted safeguarding policy, complaints.

  1. Children Act 1989: court orders

    Volume 1: statutory guidance about court orders and the roles of the police and the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service.

  2. Conducting full joint inspections of youth offending work

    Guidance for Ofsted inspectors in carrying out full joint inspections of youth offending work.

  3. Memorandum of understanding and information-sharing protocol between the Health and Care Professions Council and Ofsted

    The shared aim is to protect children and young people who use health and social care services in England.

  4. Ofsted examples of good practice in social care

    Examples of good practice in social care provision inspected by Ofsted.

  5. Providing intense support for families with multiple and complex needs: manager guidance

    Document containing information and guidance to support family intervention managers to recruit the best workers.

  6. Residential family centres: national minimum standards

    The national minimum standards that apply to residential family centres.

  7. Social care: apply to cancel registration as a provider or manager

    Form to send to Ofsted to cancel your registration.