The Early Years and Childcare Service have developed a supervision toolkit to support you to manage your staff teams. The toolkit contains guidance for supervision, templates for action plans, personal development plans, and much more. You can find the toolkit on the Staffing Matters webpage.
Professor Julius Weinberg has been appointed the next Chair of Ofsted
Ofsted have published guidance on arrangements for gathering further evidence where an inspection is incomplete.
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Early Help are organising some extra training sessions on the New Early Help Processes, Paperwork and IT system for Northern Devon on: Thursday 11th May, 10am – 12pm at Barbican House Barnstaple Tuesday 16th May, 2pm – 4pm at the Family Centre Bideford (limited places available). If you would like to attend please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ofsted policy paper ‘Raising concerns and making a complaint about Ofsted’ has been updated.
Early years and childcare providers can now download and use a ‘Good provider’ or ‘Outstanding provider’ logo.
Please find below the latest vacancies: Nursery Assistant and Playworker- Pippins Pre-School, Nursery & Kidz Star Club (18/04/17) Early Years Educator- Poppies Day Care (14/04/17)
The latest batch of Golden Tickets have now been sent out. These have been sent to : all parents who are currently eligible where children are not already accessing the funding all parents with children who will be eligible from Autumn Term 2017
Find out the latest information on changes to training and qualifications in the revised EYFS including level 3 and Paediatric First Aid qualifications.