Robert Goodwill MP

Biography

Robert Goodwill was appointed Minister of State at the Department for Education on 12 June 2017. He was elected Conservative MP for Scarborough and Whitby in 2005.

Previous roles in government

  1. Minister of State for Children and Families

    • 2017 to 2018
  2. Minister of State

    • 2017 to 2017
  3. Minister of State for Immigration

    • 2016 to 2017
  4. Minister of State for Transport

    • 2015 to 2016
  5. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport

    • 2013 to 2015
  6. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport

    • 2013 to 2013
  7. Government Whip, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury

    • 2012 to 2013

Announcements

  1. Social worker accreditation system plans announced
  2. Views sought on early years education for disadvantaged children
  3. £45m boost for young people with SEND
  4. Consultation on disadvantaged entitlements under Universal Credit
  5. Research partner announced for children’s social care project
  6. Healthy eating guidance published for the early years sector
  7. Chair of Residential Care Leadership Board appointed
  8. Robert Goodwill: speech to Nursery World Business Summit
  9. New safeguarding strategy boosts support for lone child migrants
  10. £20 million improvement programme for children’s social care