Children's Social Care Improvement Plan
Dr Catherine Driscoll
Our Director of Children, Families and Communities
Working together we will improve the lives of our children and young people. This plan puts the child at the heart of everything we do. It focuses on ensuring that we have the right conditions in place to allow our staff to do their very best.
Working with our partners we will listen to the voice of the child to improve outcomes for the county’s children.
Clare Marchant, Chief Executive, speaks about her commitment into making sure children's services are improved in Worcestershire and are done so quickly.
Dr Catherine Driscoll, Director of Children, Families and Communities, talks about her 'driving ambition' to improve services for children in Worcestershire following the Ofsted inspection.
People from across the county showed their support for the work we are doing to improve the lives of children and young people at the Tour Series Cycle event in Redditch.
The Department for Education has appointed Trevor Doughty, currently Director of Children's Services in Cornwall, as Commissioner for Children's Services in Worcestershire.
Worcestershire County Council's Director of Children, Families and Communities, Dr Catherine Driscoll said: "We welcome the Department for Education's appointment of Trevor Doughty and I am looking forward to working with him. We have a robust improvement plan in place which focuses on ensuring that we have the right conditions to allow our staff to do their very best for children in Worcestershire. Our priority is to improve the lives of children and young people in this county."
- Read the Ofsted Report (the link takes you the Ofsted report which is in PDF format)
- Improvement Plan
- Children's Social Care: Service Improvement Board
- Alternative Delivery Model (ADM) for Children's Social Care Services