Only 50.1% of our funded group providers have registered for Tax Free Childcare. Register with the Childcare Service now You may have been contacted by your Early Years and Childcare Advisor about registering for tax free childcare. We would like as many childcare providers to register so that parents have the widest choice of provision Continue reading →
The Early Years SEND funding has now been consulted on and a proposal will be taken to the Devon Education Forum on 21 June 2017. Following the outcome of the consultation, the proposal will include: a universal rate added onto every three- and four-year-old funded hour (including the extended entitlement) a targeted rate (calculated on Continue reading →
Do you need to update your Group 3 training as a designated safeguarding officer? If yes we have spaces available: 5th July 2017, Taw View, Barnstaple, 9.30 am- 3.30 pm Book your place now
Ofsted aim to carry out all of their work to a high standard but recognise that, occasionally, concerns may arise about their actions or the conduct of their staff. The ‘Complaints about Ofsted‘ policy sets out their approach and procedures for handling complaints about Ofsted.
A parent will receive an 11 digit code through the Digital Childcare Service (link to Childcare Service) when they are found to be eligible for the extended entitlement by HMRC. Parents take this code to their chosen provider who must validate it with Devon County Council before a place can be confirmed. This must be Continue reading →
Please update your record on Pinpoint to reflect what provision you will be making from September 2017.
Providers need to direct parents to the HMRC Customer Interaction Centre 0300 1234 097 in relation to applying for the extended entitlement.
This childcare page for parents will be updated with all the latest information on the extended entitlement.
This Martin Lewis Money Saving Expert Guide for parents on childcare costs, provides excellent advice on the best options to help with the cost of childcare.
The Extended Entitlement (30 hours Funded Childcare) webpage needs to be added to your favourites. All the latest information for providers can be found here which includes the Extended Entitlement Models.