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Current Projects

Complementary Schools Development Hub Project This is a 3 year project jointly funded and supported by Paul Hamlyn Foundation and Leicester City Council, and delivered in partnership with School Development Support Agency.   —The overall aim of the project is to improve the quality of complementary schools in and around Leicester through strong and sustainable … Continued

How to access our services

How to access our services

LCST services are available to complementary schools based in Leicester who have filled in a short membership form, available on the ‘Members and Membership’ section of this website. For further information on accessing the LCST services you can: Complete the request for support form below Contact one of the LCST team  

Management and service improvement

Management and service improvement

LCST can provide help in setting effective management system in complementary schools such as advice on management file including policies and procedures such as safeguarding and child protection, health and safety, staff and volunteer policies LCST services are available to complementary schools based in Leicester who have submitted a membership form, available in ‘Members Area’. For further information please … Continued

Mentoring and Support for NRC Quality Framework

Mentoring and Support for NRC Quality Framework

The LCST can provide support to complementary schools that want to apply for a NRCSE Quality Framework Award such as the Bronze Award. Please complete the form below if you wish to access the LCST’s mentoring support.     Mentoring support request form  

Insurance

Insurance

It is essential that every complementary school has insurance to cover their liabilities, including activities and accommodation. The LCST has arranged competitive cover for complementary schools who are members of the trust. This service is available to complementary schools based in Leicester who have filled in a short membership form, available in ‘Members and Membership’. … Continued

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks (previously CRB checks)

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks (previously CRB checks)

LCST arranges support for complementary schools to comply with the legislation and guidance for the criminal disclosure of its staff and volunteers. While the LCST can provide advice on the importance of having DBS/CRB clearance it cannot process DBS/CRB forms. The LCST recommends Deazle Recruitment, a local umbrella organisation based in Leicester City Centre. In … Continued