Bromley steps up progress in children’s social care

Published Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Ofsted’s latest monitoring letter to Bromley further vindicates the optimism felt by all children services’ management and staff after pulling out all the stops to make sweeping improvements.

Cllr Peter Fortune, Executive Member for Children and Families, said: “this latest positive letter comes hard on the heels of the decision from the Minister of State for Children and Families for Bromley to continue to run children’s services – unprecedented in these situations. We are delighted and extremely proud of what has been achieved so far in making improvements for the most vulnerable children in our society. Our new team which includes strengthened management and more permanent social workers have worked hard to deliver the council’s ‘roadmap to excellence’ and a lower caseload promise to allow time for quality social work to take place.”

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