The Department for Education is responsible for children's services and education, including early years, schools, higher and further education policy.
Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. We inspect and regulate services that care for children and young people, and services providing education and skills for learners of all ages.
Waltham Forest Traded Services aims to provide high quality, competitive, traded services which support educational settings in improving attainment for children and young people. WF Traded Services is part of the overall support structure within Waltham Forest and will play its part in responding to the demand from educational settings, alongside school-to-school services, teaching schools and the private sector.
Acas provides free and impartial information and advice to employers and employees on all aspects of workplace relations and employment law. Childcare and early years settings may find the Acas framework for effective leadership, and attached training, useful to the development of their leaders.