How We Work

The consortium’s role is to challenge and support schools in their work to improve educational outcomes.

The local authorities (through a Joint Committee attended by the Cabinet Member for education in each authority) agree the business plan including targets and budget for the region and hold the consortium to account for the impact of its work.

The Consortium is funded by the local authorities.

There are approximately 400 schools in the Central South Consortium region. These are the key to the future educational and economic success of Wales.

How well children and young people, particularly the most vulnerable, achieve in this region significantly influences how the country and its education system are perceived within our borders and beyond.

The Consortium’s business plan aims to:

To do this, the consortium:

Key Documents: