Education Welfare

The EWS carry out statutory duties to ensure regular school attendance. We offer advice and support to schools and families who are attending a school within Derby City. Education Welfare Officers are based in Multi-agency Teams throughout the City.

Welfare issues we deal with

Services that we provide

Are all schools entitled to EWS support?

There are no charges to Local Authority schools for this service.
Academies, Independent schools and Free schools all have the opportunity to access support as a sold service. For more information email

Contact the Education Welfare Service

Email us:

Education Welfare Service,
Locality 3 / 4 Ashtree House,
Council House,
Corporation Street,
Derby DE1 2FS

Telephone: 01332 641448