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Ofsted inspection: role of the school business manager (SBM)
SBMs have an important role to play during an Ofsted inspection. Find out how you may be involved on the day, and what you can do to help your school prepare.
Ofsted inspectors: ID and DBS checks
When the Ofsted inspection team arrive, you need to check their identification but not their DBS information. Read our article to find out more.
Requesting an Ofsted inspection
You can request an Ofsted inspection outside of the normal inspection schedule. Find out how to and what you should consider before making the request. You'll also find guidance for requesting one during COVID-19.