Education – Partnerships

RCET works with a wide range of partners to ensure that the needs of children and young people from Armed Forces families are supported to help them reach their full potential.

Service Children’s Support Group

This is RCET’s Education Advisory Group which meets three times a year and features presentations from leading figures from the field of education in Scotland. The remit of the group is:

  • to consider issues and provide advice on educational support for children and young people from Armed Forces families
  • to inform the RCET Education Programme and the RCET Practitioners’ Conference.

Members of the group represent:

  • Young People
  • RCET
  • Association of Directors of Education in Scotland (ADES)
  • Education Scotland
  • Enquire
  • Early Years
  • Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Scottish Government
  • Independent Schools Sector
  • Further Education

Scottish Service Children’s Support Group

The RCET Education Manager is a member of this Scottish Government strategic group which meets regularly to consider issues around the education and well being of children and young people from Armed Forces families.

Armed Forces Community Covenants

RCET works with Armed Forces Covenant groups across Scotland. We have strong partnerships with Argyll and Bute, Highland and Moray and we are very interested to hear from groups in other areas and to work with them to deliver the principles and aims of their covenants.

For further information please contact Moira Leslie edprogofficer@rcet.org.uk or telephone 0131 240 2224

If you or your organisation think that you can help RCET fulfil our vision please contact admin@rcet.org.uk

Practitioners’ Conference

Every two years RCET organises a Practitioners’ Conference bringing together a wide range of stakeholders who have an interest in supporting the education and wellbeing of young people from Armed Forces families. If you are interested in finding out more please contact admin@rcet.org.uk

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