Ofsted Visit Analysis – Page 8

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.

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Page 8 – Waiting time between SEND1 or SEND2 and AreaSEND1

Table 8.1: National waiting time since last SEND inspection at 16/7/2024

Table 8.2: South East authorities’ waiting time since last SEND inspection at 16/7/2024

RankNameType of SEND inspectionDays waited
1SunderlandNot inspectedn/a
2Kensington and ChelseaNot inspectedn/a
3BoltonSEND1 – NFA2,976
4North YorkshireSEND1 – NFA2,941
5HerefordshireSEND1 – NFA2,850
6DerbyshireSEND1 – NFA2,801
7=LeedsSEND1 – NFA2,780
7=East SussexSEND1 – NFA2,780
9CambridgeshireSEND1 – NFA2,675
10Barking and DagenhamSEND1 – NFA2,668
11LewishamSEND1 – NFA2,479
12SolihullSEND1 – NFA2,472
13HackneySEND1 – NFA2,423
14=WiltshireSEND1 – NFA2,360
14=St. HelensSEND1 – NFA2,360
16HaveringSEND1 – NFA2,332
17City of LondonSEND1 – NFA2,318
18West BerkshireSEND1 – NFA2,255
19RedbridgeSEND1 – NFA2,227
RankNameType of SEND inspectionDays waited Due date if anyNt’l rank
1East SussexSEND1 NFA2,7807=
2West BerkshireSEND1 NFA2.25518
3PortsmouthSEND1 NFA1,84235
4Windsor and MaidenheadSEND21,73738
5Isle of WightSEND1 NFA1,69540
6HampshireSEND1 NFA1,59747
7WokinghamSEND21,16251
8ReadingSEND1 NFA1,12157
9SloughSEND1, SEND2 not done1,02365
10Bracknell ForestSEND1, SEND2 not done96077
11BuckinghamshireSEND1, SEND2 not done86291
12KentSEND2658104
13Brighton and HoveAreaSEND147725 Mar 2028122
14OxfordshireAreaSEND136910 Jan 2025132
15SurreyAreaSEND129524 Sep 2026133
16West SussexAreaSEND123226 Nov 2026140
17MedwayAreaSEND116204 Feb 2027146
18Milton KeynesAreaSEND113404 Mar 2027158
19SouthamptonAreaSEND16413 May 2027153

ADCS also monitors the outcome of SEND inspections – see here for access to their spreadsheet

Ofsted’s report on SEND area inspections at 31 March 2021 is here

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