The Virtual School monitors the educational outcomes for Looked After Children and works closely with other professionals, together with parents and carers, to ensure that children receive the best education possible and get the support they need.
How does the Virtual School team support schools and settings?
The Virtual School team includes staff from a range of services working together to promote and support the education of all Worcestershire’s Looked After Children We offer bespoke packages of support to children and young people from the early years up to the age of 18.
We provide bespoke training packages that include:
To discuss your requirements email: Primevirtualschoolteam@babcockinternational.com or call: 01905 678149
Gwen Fennell – Virtual School Head – Strategic overview
Anne Griffin – Education Co-ordinator – Education support
Alison Clifford – PEP Co-ordinator - Covering Evesham, Malvern, Pershore and Upton on Severn
Katie Askew – PEP Co-ordinator – Covering Bewdley, Hagley, Kidderminster and Stourport
Fiona Eades – PEP Co-ordinator – Covering Droitwich, Martley, Tenbury and Worcester on Severn
Jill Peplow – PEP Co-ordinator – Covering Bromsgrove, Redditch, Rubery and Wythall
To discuss pupil premium plus, email:
Virtual School Head Teacher – Gwen Fennell – firstname.lastname@example.org
Worcestershire Virtual School for Looked After Children
Information for foster-carers, schools and settings, designated teachers and any professional working with children placed in the care of the Local Authority
Virtual School Contact List
Who to contact if you have a school issue for a looked after child
Support and Care for Children in Worcestershire
For further information on Children's Social Care visit Worcestershire County Council Support and Care for Children webpage
Virtual School Overview
Information for Social Care Practitioners
LAC Attendance Action Plan