Consultation on Children Cases in the Family Court – Interim Proposals for Reform

The Family Division of the Courts and Tribunals Judiciary is examining proposals to reform children cases in the Family Law Court. The reform has been prompted by the rise in the number of public and private children cases in the Family Law Court, which has made meeting the statutory deadline for children cases difficult to … Continue reading Consultation on Children Cases in the Family Court – Interim Proposals for Reform

NIROMP Strategic Priorities and Vision 2019-22 out for consultation

Source:  National IRO Managers Partnership (NIROMP). Published on: 9th February 2019 NIROMP’s draft Strategic Priorities  is now out for public consultation. The consultation is open until 28 February 2019. The NIROMP regional leads approved publication of the Draft Strategic Priorities & Vision 2019-2022 document at a meeting held at the Department for Education on 28th January. The draft plan has … Continue reading NIROMP Strategic Priorities and Vision 2019-22 out for consultation

Have your say! NAAS consultation

To remind you that the DfE are currently consulting on the new national system of assessment and accreditation for child and family social workers and setting out how the DfE see it working in practice. It includes accreditation of IROs. The consultation closes on 14 March 2017. This is your chance to contribute to some big questions around; · … Continue reading Have your say! NAAS consultation

E-consultation: Draft IRO Annual Report Template|Version 4

Dear colleagues This draft is ready for the partnership’s members to take a final view on please. Comments and suggested amendments to be submitted via the e-consultation provided below by Friday 27th March 2015 please. Draft IRO annual report version 4 National IRO Managers e-consultation With thanks in anticipation fo your support. Sharon Martin  

DfE proposes banning unregulated placements for children under 16

Reforms to unregulated provision for children in care and care leavers Visit DfE website for more info: https://consult.education.gov.uk/unregulated-provision/unregulated-provision-children-in-care/ Closes: 8 Apr 2020 Opened: 12 Feb 2020 Contact: 0370 000 2288 Submit your views: CSCUnregulated.consultation@education.gov.uk DfE proposes banning unregulated placements for children under 16 The government has proposed making it illegal to place under-16s in unregulated … Continue reading DfE proposes banning unregulated placements for children under 16

NIROMP’s Resource Bank For IRO Regional Networks

Audit & survey tools annual report template cafcass & iro joint protocol consultation & survey responses NIROMP on the Children an Social Work Bill: https://niromp.org/2017/02/17/niromp-official-briefing-children-social-work-bill/ IRO standards FLYERS regional meeting templates sector led improvement TRAINING INDEX OF BRIEFING NOTES latest news WE’RE CONSTANTLY ON THE LOOKOUT FOR EXEMPLARS TO SHARE AND FOR CONTRIBUTORS TO OUR … Continue reading NIROMP’s Resource Bank For IRO Regional Networks

East Midlands Region IRO Network

NIROMP has an established network of regional alliances made up of IRO managers and IROs. Our regional networks cover the nine government area regions of England. the east midlands region Derby Derbyshire Lincolnshire Leicester  Leicestershire Northamptonshire Nottingham City Nottinghamshire  Rutland our latest news east midlands regional leads Izzy Martin & Paul Fisher CONTACT To ensure … Continue reading East Midlands Region IRO Network

Voices of children – children’s experiences of instability #CareExperienced

‘Children’s Voices: Children’s experiences of instability in the care system’ is published alongside the Children’s Commissioner’s third annual Stability Index, which measures stability in the care system by looking at how often children in care move home, school or social worker over a year. In addition to this data analysis, the Children’s Commissioner’s Office also … Continue reading Voices of children – children’s experiences of instability #CareExperienced