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Reviewing your SMSC Provision in Light of the Requirement to Promote Fundamental British Values

Working with the latest 2017 edition of the Hampshire SMSC Audit Tool, this course will deepen understanding of the requirements for SMSC in the most recent Ofsted Handbook and Framework .

Part day course for

Headteachers, deputy headteachers and others in leadership roles, with responsibility for promoting Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural (SMSC) development of children and young people in their school.

Presented by

Justine Ball - General Inspector/Adviser for Primary RE, Patricia Hannam - County Inspector/Adviser RE, History & Philosophy

Knowledge and understanding

  • Of the most recent Ofsted requirements for SMSC and what good practice looks like in relation to a range of complex issues that must be explored in school.
  • Of the DfE 'Promoting Fundamental British Values' as part of SMSC in schools - November 2014 and other related educational concerns .
  • Of ways in which teachers can increase their confidence in handling questions in many complex and controversial areas of the lives of children and young people in our schools
  • To work more confidently in partnership with parents and others in the community regarding issues raised through SMSC and life in the contemporary world

Participants will learn how to

  • Audit existing resources and provision.

Course content and methodology

  • Presentation.
  • Discussion groups.
  • Demonstration of ideas.

Intended impact on practice

  • Development towards outstanding SMSC practice in your context.

Other Booking Information

Participants should bring

  • Current policy and practice on SMSC.

Price includes a copy of the updated SMSC Tool Kit booklet.


standard rate

Provided by: Hampshire Teaching and Leadership College

Course code: RELI1879

Standard rate: £168

Subscribers: £140

SLA: £70