Tribal is one of the UK’s leading providers of inspection, review and evaluation services to education and training providers.  We support scheduling, administration and data management for all inspections conducted, and we have a rigorous quality assurance process which ensures that all inspection reports are of the highest quality.


In April 2015 Tribal introduced its Inspector Endorsement Programme so that every inspector deployed to conduct inspections on our behalf will have undertaken a significant amount of CPD and assessment.  Through this rigorous and comprehensive endorsement process we have enhanced the calibre of our team of inspectors, bringing in more inspectors with recent experience of leading and improving schools and colleges.


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School and organisation reviews: Kathryn Harris

Over the past 15 years we have delivered significant inspection contracts in the UK, providing inspection services to government and private schools, further education colleges and adult learning providers.


Our UK inspection and review services customers include:


Since 2010 Tribal has been contracted by Ofsted to conduct inspections of all registered childcare providers in the South of England. We also carry out registration visits to assess a prospective childcare provider's suitability to provide childcare. Childcare providers include: childminders; nurseries; pre-schools; private nursery schools; before and after school care and holiday play-schemes.

Acorn Care and Education - Since 2014 Tribal has provided school review and improvement support to independent, specialist day and residential schools for Acorn Care and Education.  Our services include:

Head teacher briefings on relevant Independent School Standards and the framework for inspecting independent schools.

Review and support with a written report for each school, based around their own self-evaluation, feedback sessions with each school’s SLT and assistance with the schools’ action and/or improvement plans.

Specialist Lesson Observation Support - support to staff on improving their teaching by being observed, given feedback, then being observed again with feedback to map progression.

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UK Call: +44 (0) 845 3133 151
Asia Pacific Call: +61 (3) 5221 5535

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