Early Years Practitioners Support News
We are pleased to publish the new 'Ensuring Excellence for Barnet's Early Years' document, which has been written by the Early Years Strategy Group in our Childrens Service.
The government has promised to create a "better" childcare system for parents, by allowing them to claim back up to £1,200 a year in costs per child.
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Is the child becoming frustrated?
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Early Education - The British Association for Early Childhood Education.
Today the Daycare Trust has released the findings of the 2013 Childcare Costs Survey.
Get the information you need to make an informed decision with a free childcare voucher guide
The new Early Years Developmental Journal is designed for families, practitioners and others to use as a way of recording, celebrating and supporting children's progress.
In this review, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills are asking anyone involved in childcare to let them know their views and experiences.
Climate Week is a supercharged national occasion, celebrating the practical positive solutions to climate change.
The More great childcare: Raising quality and giving parents more choice report recently published by the DfE speaks of offering parents the choice of more great childcare through Childminder Agencies
The Family and Parenting Institute have produced a brief guide that provides an overview of the key messages for practitioners contained in Early Home Learning Matters: A good practice guide.
Westminister Briefing and the Daycare Trust are running training to look at the major delivery challenge for the early years sector of increasing the number of 2 year olds.
Opportunity to complete the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce.
Every year we complete an audit of all registered childcare providers in Barnet to ensure that we have up-to-date and relevant information stored on our database.
As you are aware, every year in January, the DfE require all local authorities to carry out a census of all Private, Voluntary and Independent childcare providers who deliver the free entitlement.
FYi (Barnet's families and young people's information service) hold a range of leaflets and literature that may be useful for you and families that you work with.
The Early Support Key Working Training supports you to develop and build your understanding of key working and the good practice that underpins it.
The Early Intervention and Prevention Team in Barnet’s Children’s Service are currently working with Hempsall Consultancies to provide an evaluation of the impact and service delivery of children’s centres.
Publication of childcare provider on domestic premises names and addresses.
Early Years Professional Status (EYPS) is a professional accreditation endorsed by the government for graduate practitioners who can demonstrate a set of professional standards. It is the only accreditation of its kind in the Early Years sector.
Fair Play Barnet have lots of sensory equipment like bubble tubes, light boxes and big cushions that families can borrow for use at home, or for anyone who works with disabled children aged 0-18.