Defence and armed forces – collection

Service Children's Education

SCE provides schools and educational support for children of the UK armed forces, Ministry of Defence personnel and MOD sponsored organisations stationed overseas.

SCE is part of the MOD Directorate Children and Young People together with the Children’s Education Advisory Service

SCE schools

SCE has schools Germany, Cyprus, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Falkland Islands, Italy and the Netherlands. See list of SCE school websites.

For ROW school holidays please check directly on each school’s website:

For all HQ Business Support (BS) matters

Please contact DCYP-DCYP-Mailbox@mod.uk

SCE school admissions

  1. SCE school admissions pack

    • Guidance

Pupil and family information

The Department for Education SEN code of practice can be found here

  1. Education other than at school

    • Guidance
  2. SCE exclusion from school guidance

    • Guidance
  3. SCE safeguarding information

    • Guidance
  4. Pupil and Family Services

    • Guidance
  5. Tri-service disability and additional needs policy (JSP 820)

    • Guidance
  6. Special educational needs (SEN): guide for service families

    • Guidance
  7. MOD assessment of supportability overseas (MASO)

    • Guidance
  8. SEND resources

    • Guidance

Videos

Videos on the topics of bereavement, deployment, on the move, challenging behaviour and safeguarding children.

  1. SCE videos

    • Guidance

School governance

  1. SCE school polices

    • Guidance
  2. SCE management information

    • Guidance

Recruitment

Find full details of our current vacancies on the Civil Service Jobs website

  1. SCE recruitment information

    • Guidance
  2. SCE recruitment: teaching vacancies

    • Guidance