Key dates in April 2021

Key events and national days aimed at education professionals in Waltham Forest. 

Thursday 22 April

School Organisation and Admissions Board

The local authority has a statutory duty to ensure that there are sufficient places in their area for every child of school age whose parents want their child to attend school.

The School Organisation and Admissions Board (SOAB) is a discretionary board that provides support to the council in its statutory obligation to provide sufficient school places for all children within its geographical areas.

Thursday 22 April

Governors training: Health and Safety

Virtual session, 5pm to 7pm

To provide governors with an understanding of roles and responsibilities in respect of health
and safety.

  • Health and Safety objectives and performance standards
  • Relevant legislation

Monday 26 April

Governor training: Professional Drug Awareness workshop

Virtual session, 6pm to 7.30pm

LBWF YAR team (Youth at Risk) are offering professional partners within education, a virtual
workshop regarding raising drug awareness that vulnerable children are potentially exposed
to within Waltham Forest.

  • Making professional partners aware of the current exploitation risks
  • To provide an up to date insight

Tuesday 27 April

Virtual Job Fair

Upcoming Virtual Job Fair on Tuesday 27 April 2021 at 12.30pm.