New deal for the education workforce »Delivering our ambitions for learners in Wales will need the full commitment of a highly skilled and professional workforce.Learn more »
Another 300 young people find work thanks to Jobs Growth Wales
Young people in Wales have continued to find high-quality work opportunities through Jobs Growth Wales (JGW), the Welsh Government’s youth unemployment programme.
- New plans to reduce the number of children living in poverty
- £5million loan scheme to improve local sport facilities and get Wales active
- Another 300 young people find work thanks to Jobs Growth Wales
- Consultation on the Agricultural Advisory Panel for Wales - 2015
- Changes to the Producer Responsibility regimes for batteries and packaging
- Consultation on a Private Rented Sector Code of Practice for Landlords and Agents
- Proposed changes to homelessness data collections
- The Planning (Hazardous Substances) (Wales) Regulations 2015
- The designation of higher education courses at alternative providers for the purpose of student support
Section highlightRegulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) BillThe Bill will improve the quality of care and support in Wales and strengthen protection for citizens.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
An annual report which includes information by school sector and local authority.
- Total expenditure on SEN provision is budgeted to be £357 million, a decrease of £2.1 million or 0.6% compared with the previous year.
- Delegated expenditure to special schools accounts for 24% of the total budgeted SEN expenditure. Notional allocations within nursery, primary, middle and secondary schools account for a further 46% of the total. The remaining 30% is made up of money held centrally by local authorities.
- Denbighshire delegates the largest proportion of their SEN budget to their schools at 89%, whilst Caerphilly delegates the smallest proportion at 51%.
- Total SEN expenditure per pupil for Wales is budgeted to be £792. This is made up of delegated expenditure at £556 per pupil and non-delegated expenditure at £236 per pupil.
- Isle of Anglesey has the largest SEN budget per pupil at £1,086, whilst Torfaen has the smallest SEN budget per pupil at £542.
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