Various downloadable resources relevant to our Education and Children's Services industry members.

Leaflet/booklet: Standards for professionals in education and children's services in England   info
Standards for professionals in education and children’s services aims to underpin the definition and development of their roles, the services that they deliver and the professional actions they undertake.
 05 July 2019 

Leaflet/booklet: Six core principles for professionals in Education and Children's Services in England   info
The six core principles offer professional and organisational practices to underpin individual and collective capacity development.
 05 July 2019 

Submission: Prospect submission to children not in school consultation   info
Prospect submission to children not in school consultation
 29 June 2019 

Circular: Agenda: Prospect health and safety conference Agenda 3 April 2019   info
The agenda for the Prospect's seventh health and safety conference.
 25 March 2019 

Submission: Prospect submission to the Treasury Select Committee Inquiry into childcare and the economy   info
Prospect submission to the Treasury Select Committee Inquiry into childcare and the economy
 07 February 2018 

National newsletter: EducationEye, October 2017   info
Newsletter for members in the Education Services
 18 October 2017 

Submission: Education Governance: Fair Funding to Achieve Excellence and Equity in Education – A Consultation   info
Prospect's response to Education Governance: Fair Funding to Achieve Excellence and Equity in Education – A Consultation
 06 October 2017 

Leaflet/booklet: Early years recruitment leaflet   info
This leaflet tells early years professionals what Prospect can do for them and encourages them to join. It explains how the union can support them, outlines our Early Years Pledge, and includes a joining form
 07 July 2017 

National newsletter: EducationEye, July 2017   info
The July issue of Prospect's newsletter for members in the Education and Children's Services group. Contents include: New Soulbury pay and conditions agreement; biennial meeting and group executive council election arrangements; Warwick Mansell reads between the lines of the Queen's Speech on education policy; updates from your negotiating teams; Scottish education shake-up; new studies and research; Maurice John Gifford obituary
 07 July 2017 

Circular: Standard: Obituary: Maurice John Gifford OBE – 3/5/1928-6/7/2016   info
Maurice John Gifford, the first part-time general secretary of the National Association of Inspectors and Educational Advisors, died on 6 July 2016. Here his wife Jane reflects on his life.
 13 June 2017 

Agreement: Soulbury Committee JESC no 207   info
Paper containing the Soulbury committee joint education circular no 207 including the 2017 Soulbury Agreement
 18 May 2017 

National newsletter: EducationEye, March 2017   info
Prospect's newsletter for members in Education and Children's Services. Contents include: schools funding crisis, government's early years workforce strategy, school improvement funding changes, teacher shortages, how Prospect is supporting members, the need for qualified EY staff, Scottish schools, and "selective" comprehensives
 23 March 2017 

Submission: ECS Group response to the Scottish Government Governance Review of Scottish Education   info
Education and Children's Services Group response to Empowering teachers, parents and communities to achieve Excellence and Equity in Education: A Governance Review.
 04 January 2017 

National newsletter: EducationEye, November 2016   info
Prospect's journal for members in education and children's services. Contents include: Standards will suffer as councils lose school improvement funding; shortage of qualified nursery teachers; Scottish Government plans for the governance of schools; grammar schools: the great divide; Information, Advice and Support Services for children and young people with SEND; lessons from recent Uber case; TUC report; briefings; subject associations round-up
 02 December 2016 

National newsletter: EducationEye, July 2016   info
Magazine for members of Prospect's Education and Children's Services group. Contents include: system-wide failings let down children with SEND; children's professionals come together; forced academies – what now?; serious questions about "free" childcare extension; children let down by mental health services; school building defects in Edinburgh; education debate at national conference, plus more.
 06 July 2016 

Knowledge Document: Counting the cost of high-quality childcare   info
Nursery owner Alexandra Skvortsov explains why the government's advice to stick to minimum staffing ratios to provide more free hours for two-year olds is unworkable
 15 June 2016 

Leaflet/booklet: Moving on... Keep your Prospect membership, support and services   info
A leaflet for existing members who are moving to a different employer, training for a change of career, setting up as a consultant or contractor, between contracts or facing redundancy.
 25 May 2016 

Briefing: The New State Pension - 11 things you need to know   info
The New State Pension - 11 things you need to know Prospect factsheet on the New State Pension
 18 April 2016 

National newsletter: EducationEye, Spring 2016   info
Prospect’s magazine for members in education and children’s services. Spring 2016 issue. Contents include: Children will pay price of forced academies policy; Counting the cost of 'free' childcare; New schools free-for-all – government agency land purchases; Bringing the boardroom to the classroom – a Prince's Trust project; School funding plans endanger democracy; Prospect workers' rights and EU campaigns, plus more
 12 April 2016 

Submission: Prospect reponse to the consultation on School Development Service in Northern Ireland Interim Structures   info
The Education and Children’s Service Group of Prospect welcomed the opportunity to respond to the consultation on the School Development Service interim structures. Prospect represents school improvement professionals, education administrators and managers within the education sector in Northern Ireland and across the UK. In providing a response Prospect drew upon the expertise and experience of members in the Northern Ireland Education Authority and in the education sector generally.
 03 March 2016