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Ofsted inspections of local authority children's services

Documents relating to Ofsted's inspections of local authority children's services.

Documents relating to Ofsted’s inspections of local authority children’s services (ILACS).

From 2018 Ofsted will use a new ILACS framework and guidance for most inspections.

Ofsted will use the single inspection framework (SIF) for some re-inspections of inadequate children’s services.

Inspecting local authority children's services from 2018

  1. Inspecting local authority children's services from 2018

    • Guidance

Single inspection framework

  1. Inspecting local authority children's services: single inspection framework guidance

    • Guidance
  2. Inspecting local authority children's services: single inspection framework

    • Guidance

Safeguarding

  1. Safeguarding concerns: guidance for inspectors

    • Guidance

Social care

  1. Social care: guidance for Ofsted staff

    • Guidance