Education and Social Care is responsible for:

  • Additional Support for Learning
  • Children and Families Social Work
  • Community Care
  • Community Learning & Development
  • Libraries & Information Services and Museums
  • Pre-schools Provision
  • School
  • Sports
  • Sports Facilities and Swimming Pools

What we do

Education and Social Care is a single, integrated department which bring together Education, Social Work suuport for children and families; Community Care Services for adults; and Lifelong Learning, Culture and Sports.

Our Aim's

  • Ensuring people's outcomes remain at the heart of what we do
  • Ensuring effective partnership working
  • Supporting, enabling and encouraging people, their families and local communities to acheive what is important to them
  • Actively promoting early intervention
  • Delivering accessible, consistent, equitable and high quality services
  • Using our resources effectively and targeting our capacity appropriately and efficiently
  • Engaging and involving through effective communication with everyone we work with
  • Promoting equality
  • Sharing and using our information openly and fully
  • Creating a culture of self evaluation and continuous improvement

Our Aim's

  • Ensuring people's outcomes remain at the heart of what we do
  • Ensuring effective partnership working
  • Supporting, enabling and encouraging people, their families and local communities to acheive what is important to them
  • Actively promoting early intervention
  • Delivering accessible, consistent, equitable and high quality services
  • Using our resources effectively and targeting our capacity appropriately and efficiently
  • Engaging and involving through effective communication with everyone we work with
  • Promoting equality
  • Sharing and using our information openly and fully
  • Creating a culture of self evaluation and continuous improvement