Inspection Reports

We judged that the overall quality of the delivery of unpaid work varied significantly. Although we found some high quality management and delivery, much of it was simply not good enough, lacking in focus on the basic requirement to deliver and enforce the sentence of the court.

Published: 12 January 2016

‘…we found the YOS committed to achieving positive outcomes. It provided good advice to courts for sentencing, engaged well with children and young people, and their parents/carers, and demonstrated much good practice. There was work to be done to ensure practice was consistently effective…’

Published: 06 January 2016