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 20/5/2024

Table 8.2: South East authorities’ waiting time since last SEND inspection at 20/5/2024

RankNameType of SEND inspectionDays waited
1SunderlandNot inspectedn/a
2Kensington and ChelseaNot inspectedn/a
3BoltonSEND1 – NFA2,919
4North YorkshireSEND1 – NFA2,884
5HerefordshireSEND1 – NFA2,793
6DerbyshireSEND1 – NFA2,744
7HillingdonSEND1 – NFA2,730
8=LeedsSEND1 – NFA2,723
8=East SussexSEND1 – NFA2,723
10SouthamptonSEND1 – NFA2,660
11CambridgeshireSEND1 – NFA2,618
12Barking and DagenhamSEND1 – NFA2,611
13LewishamSEND1 – NFA2,422
14SolihullSEND1 – NFA2,415
15HackneySEND1 – NFA2,367
16=WiltshireSEND1 – NFA2,303
16=St. HelensSEND1 – NFA2,303
18HaveringSEND1 – NFA2,275
19City of LondonSEND1 – NFA2,261
RankNameType of SEND inspectionDays waited Due date if anyNt’l rank
1East SussexSEND1 NFA2,7238=
2SouthamptonSEND1 NFA2,66010
3West BerkshireSEND1 NFA2.19820
4PortsmouthSEND1 NFA1,78537
5Windsor and MaidenheadSEND21,68042
6Isle of WightSEND1 NFA1,63842
7HampshireSEND1 NFA1,54049
8WokinghamSEND21,10554
9ReadingSEND1 NFA1,06460
10SloughSEND1, SEND2 not done96668
11Bracknell ForestSEND1, SEND2 not done90381
12BuckinghamshireSEND1, SEND2 not done80595
13KentSEND2601108
14Brighton and HoveAreaSEND142025 Mar 2028126
15OxfordshireAreaSEND131210 Jan 2025136
16SurreyAreaSEND123824 Sep 2026137
17West SussexAreaSEND117526 Nov 2026144
18MedwayAreaSEND110504 Feb 2027150
19Milton KeynesAreaSEND17704 Mar 2027152

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