The Mulberry Bush News

Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ again!

We are extremely pleased to announce that after an inspection by Ofsted in November 2019 The Mulberry Bush School has again been judged as 'Outstanding' for Social Care. Ofsted said: The children’s home provides highly effective services that consistently exceed the...

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WOBA Shortlisting!

We are very pleased to announce that The Mulberry Bush has been shortlisted for two awards in the West Oxfordshire Business Awards, namely The Sandler Training Large SME Award and The MGroup Employer of the Year Award. Wish us luck as we go forward to the next round!

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12 December 2019 General Election Call

We are joining 140+ organisations in a call to all political parties to put children and young people at the heart of this General Election. Our open letter calls on all political leaders to set out their solutions to the pressing issues facing children and young...

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2019 Christmas Cards For Sale

For 2019 we have some lovely new Christmas card designs, all available to buy online for £3.25 per pack of ten (plus p&p). We have limited availability so please order early to avoid disappointment! Click here to buy yours now

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Giving Tuesday!

Do something amazing on 3rd December! Giving Tuesday is a day when people and organisations from all over the world come together to support causes and communities they care about. Giving Tuesday 2019 is just around the corner – this year why not mark the day with an...

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London Marathon Places Available

If you're a runner and looking for a place for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon, we may be able to help you. We have five places available, so apply now to secure one, as they are quite rare these days without waiting for the ballot. In doing so you will help...

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Trauma Informed Practice conference a success

The International Centre for Therapeutic Care, in conjunction with Family For Every Child and the IRCT held a extremely successful conference at Woodbrooke Conference Centre, Birmingham, UK on 25-26 September 2019. With presentations from International speakers on...

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The 18th Women of The Year Lunch – St Hugh’s Oxford

On 11th September over 200 ladies gathered at St Hugh's College, Oxford for the 18th Women of the Year Lunch in aid of The Mulberry Bush. Niamh Cusack gave a wonderful talk and the lunch was a great way to celebrate the achievements of a variety of different women...

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Open Day 2019

As we break up for the Summer, today was our Family Day when we celebrated with the families and carers of those children in our care. A day of smiles, looking back at the year, and forward to transitions and holidays. We would like to wish everyone including all...

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Congratulations to all our Foundation Degree Students

On 15th July 2019 our latest cohort of students who completed the Foundation Degree in Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People, accredited through the University of the West of England, graduated in a ceremony at Bristol University. "We could not be more proud...

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United for Boys Campaign

The Mulberry Bush has signed up to support a campaign called 'United for Boys' which is being launched by Family for Every Child. All around the world, millions of children – girls and boys alike – are affected by sexual abuse, exploitation and harmful behaviours. All...

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100% Student Satisfaction Rating for Our Degree Course!

Our Foundation Degree in Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People course came out with a 100% student satisfaction rating in this year's National Student Survey for England (the national average was 84%). We scored above average on almost every one of the 27...

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MB3 Appoints New Archivist

The Mulberry Bush Third Space (MB3) is pleased to announce that we have appointed a full time archivist. Nicky Hilton will be joining the team at the beginning of August 2019. She has a wealth of experience in conserving, cataloging and digitising archive material....

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