Ofsted Visit Analysis – Page 4

All the data on these pages have been produced by SESLIP analysis of information published at Ofsted’s report pages, which involves manual data transfer and is therefore subject to errors and omissions. If you spot anything that looks wrong, please contact Richard Tyndall.

Two young students, one of whom is writing in a book, the other of whom is leaning in closely, looking

Waiting times since the start of last Ofsted full inspection visit – all authorities and south east authorities

Table 4.1: Number of days since the start of last Ofsted full inspection visit with a published report as at 16/7/2024

SE
Rank
South East LAsTypeGradeDays waitedNtl
Rank
153
1HampshireILACS1Outstanding1,9057
2Windsor and MaidenheadILACS1Good1,64620
3Milton KeynesILACS1Requires Improvement99533
4BuckinghamshireILACS1Requires Improvement95340
5SurreyILACS1Requires Improvement91142
6West BerkshireILACS1Good85554
7KentILACS1Outstanding79963
8Bracknell ForestILACS1Outstanding76465
9SloughILACS2Requires Improvement54092
10WokinghamILACS2Requires Improvement498100
11West SussexILACS2Requires Improvement491102
12PortsmouthILACS2Good428109
13SouthamptonILACS2Good407110
14MedwayILACS2Good365117
15Isle of WightILACS2Good260125
16East SussexILACS2Good218134
17OxfordshireILACS2Good155136
18Brighton and HoveILACS2Outstanding127141
19ReadingILACS2Requires Improvement85145
National
Rank
of 153
National LAsTypeGradeDays
waited
1Waltham ForestILACS1Good1,996
2South GloucestershireILACS1Requires Improvement1,961
3EnfieldILACS1Good1,961
4Cheshire West and ChesterILACS1Good1,947
5SuffolkILACS1Outstanding1,926
6RedbridgeILACS1Outstanding1,905
7HampshireILACS1Outstanding1,905
8GatesheadILACS1Good1,905
9BarnetILACS1Good1,891
10Tower HamletsILACS1Good1,863
11KirkleesILACS1Requires Improvement1,863
12WarringtonILACS1Good1,835
13Southend-on-SeaILACS1Requires Improvement1,828
14WestminsterILACS1Outstanding1,772
15Kensington and ChelseaILACS1Outstanding1,772
16CornwallILACS1Good1,737
17Kingston upon ThamesILACS1Outstanding1,730
18ThurrockILACS1Good1,709
19HackneyILACS1Requires Improvement1,709

Table 4.2: Last 20 published reports: number of days waited, and position on the waiting list when picked, at the start of last Ofsted full inspection

Start DateLocal AuthorityWait between inspection typeGrade BeforeGrade AfterPosition in waiting list when takenDays
waited
June 2024GreenwichILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding201,638
May 2024NottinghamshireILACS1 – ILACS2GoodGood161,687
May 2024OldhamILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementGood11,939
May 2024HaltonILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementInadequate271,533
May 2024Telford and WrekinILACS1 – ILACS2OutstandingOutstanding241,561
Apr 2024ReadingILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementRequires Improvement171,680
Apr 2024NorthumberlandILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding271,554
Apr 2024Westmoreland and FurnessNew Authority – ILACS2New AuthorityGood115388
Apr 2024EalingILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementGood221,631
Apr 2024LeicestershireILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementOutstanding181,673
Apr 2024RutlandILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementGood321,505
Mar 2024HartlepoolILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding12,065
Mar 2024Hammersmith and FulhamILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding171,645
Mar 2024Brighton and HoveILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding12,072
Mar 2024CambridgeshireILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementRequires Improvement31,876
Feb 2024Cheshire EastILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementInadequate291,561
Feb 2024CalderdaleILACS1 – ILACS2GoodGood31,925
Feb 2024OxfordshireILACS1 – ILACS2GoodGood12,128
Jan 2024PlymouthILACS1 – ILACS2Requires ImprovementRequires Improvement41,911
Dec 2023HaveringILACS1 – ILACS2GoodInadequate22,009

Table 4.3: All-time longest waits for a main inspection as at 16/7/2024

National
Rank
LAWait between inspection typeGrade beforeGrade afterDays
waited
Dates
1SeftonSIF1 – ILACS1 (no SIF2)Requires ImprovementInadequate2,191Feb 2016 – Feb 2022
2Poole (now closed)SLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodRequires Improvement2,142Oct 2011 – Sep 2017
3OxfordshireILACS1 – ILACS2GoodGood2,128Apr 2018 – Feb 2024
4Brighton and HoveILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding2,072Jul 2018 – Mar 2024
5BurySIF1 – ILACS1 (no SIF2)Requires ImprovementInadequate2,072Feb 2016 – Oct 2021
6Blackburn with DarwenSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodGood2,072Jan 2012 – Sep 2017
7HartlepoolILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding2,065Jul 2018 – Mar 2024
8SheffieldSIF1 – ILACS1 (no SIF2)Requires ImprovementGood2,064Nov 2013 – Jul 2019
9DerbyshireSIF1 – ILACS1 (no SIF2)GoodRequires Improvement2,057Nov 2013 – Jul 2019
10WolverhamptonSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)Requires ImprovementGood2,051Jun 2011 – Jan 2017
11SouthwarkSIF1 – ILACS1 (no SIF2)GoodGood2,030Mar 2017 – Sep 2022
12CamdenSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodGood2,030Feb 2012 – Sep 2017
13Richmond upon ThamesSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodGood2,016Mar 2012 – Sep 2017
14WarwickshireSIF1 – ILACS1 (no SIF2)GoodRequires Improvement2,010May 2017 – Nov 2021
15HaveringILACS1 – ILACS2GoodInadequate2,009Jun 2018 – Dec 2023
16Bracknell ForestSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodGood2,006Oct 2011 – Apr 2017
17MertonSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodGood2,005Jan 2012 – July 2017
18HillingdonILACS1 – ILACS2GoodOutstanding1,995Apr 2018 – Oct 2023
19WirralSLAC – SIF1 (no LACPI)GoodGood1,988Jan 2011 – Jul 2016
20PeterboroughILACS1 – ILACS2GoodGood1,981Jun 2018 – Nov 2023
NB the database starts from the date of SLAC inspections which run between June 2009 and July 2012

All the data on these pages have been produced by SESLIP analysis of information published at Ofsted’s report pages, which involves manual data transfer and is therefore subject to errors and omissions. If you spot anything that looks wrong, please contact Richard Tyndall 07880-787007