Ofsted

Latest from Ofsted

  1. Unregistered schools management information
  2. Annual teachers survey
  3. Ofsted spending over £25,000: 2018

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What Ofsted does

Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. We inspect and regulate services that care for children and young people, and services providing education and skills for learners of all ages.

Ofsted is a non-ministerial department.

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Documents

Our publications

  1. Annual teachers survey
  2. Ofsted spending over £25,000: 2018
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Our statistics

  1. Unregistered schools management information
  2. Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 March 2018
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Our management

Amanda Spielman
Amanda Spielman
Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector
Matthew Coffey
Matthew Coffey
Chief Operating Officer
Paul  Brooker
Paul Brooker
Regional Director, East of England
Lorna Fitzjohn
Lorna Fitzjohn
Regional Director, West Midlands
Sean Harford
Sean Harford
National Director, Education
Mike  Sheridan
Mike Sheridan
Regional Director, London
Cathryn Kirby
Cathryn Kirby
Regional Director, North East, Yorkshire and Humber
Andrew Cook
Andrew Cook
Regional Director, North West
Yvette Stanley
Yvette Stanley
National Director, Social Care
Emma  Ing
Emma Ing
Regional Director, East Midlands
Bradley Simmons
Bradley Simmons
Regional Director, South West
Chris Russell
Chris Russell
Regional Director, South East
Luke Tryl
Luke Tryl
Director, Corporate Strategy

Contact Ofsted

Complaints about schools and childminders

Complaints about other providers Ofsted inspects

General enquiries

General enquiries

0300 123 1231

Our helpline is open from 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday).
If you have difficulties hearing or speaking on the phone, you can use the Next Generation Text Service.

Contact Ofsted about concerns

Contact Ofsted about concerns

0300 123 4666

Please contact your local council or call local police on 101 if you're worried about a child who is at risk of being harmed. If the child is in immediate danger, call police on 999.

Early years providers: make a notification to Ofsted

Social care providers: make a notification to Ofsted

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  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
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Corporate information

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