• NSPCC Pants – Guidance for Early Years and Childcare Settings

    NSPCC Talk PANTS campaign and materials encourage parents and carers to have simple conversations with their children which can help keep them safe from sexual abuse. Do you use these resources in your setting? NSPCC Talk PANTS – Guidance for Early Years and Childcare Settings

  • Early Years Funding – Monthly Payments

    Dear Early Years Funded Providers, We are writing to advise that Devon Early Years will not be able to implement monthly payments from September 2018. We have been investigating the options of moving to monthly payments and what administrative tasks maybe required for providers and the Early Years Funding team.  With the roll-out of the Continue reading →

  • Oak Tree Nursery in Ilfracombe achieves Outstanding Ofsted rating

    The children and staff at Oak Tree Nursery in Ilfracombe are celebrating after being awarded an Outstanding rating by Ofsted. The Ofsted report praised the new manager and deputy for providing inspirational role models for staff, stating: “They have a highly successful drive to keep developing their practice and know precisely where staff excel to Continue reading →

  • Multi-agency Safeguarding Training

    We have a few spaces remaining on the courses below. Please book on via https://devon.learningpool.com/login/index.php – if you have any problems with booking, please call us on 01392 386067 or e-mail safeguardingelearning-mailbox@devon.gov.uk Understanding Domestic Abuse (Part 1 of 3) – 2nd July – Heathfield Community Centre, Newton Abbot Responding to Domestic Abuse (Part 2 of Continue reading →

  • Charity trustee welcome pack

    The Charity Commission has put together a welcome pack for new charity trustee, this guide will help trustees in their role. It can also be used by existing trustees to refresh knowledge and skills.

  • Early Years Autism Training Opportunity

    Early Years Autism Training is being held for Early Years Practitioners: Venue: Cadstown, Bideford Date: 19th and 20th June 2018 Email enquiries to:  Ann.Wiseman@babcockinternational.com Booking via: http://www.babcock-education.co.uk/ldp/courses/bookings/  

  • Musbury Moles Race For Life

    The Musbury Moles Eco Pre-school recently too part in the cancer research race for life. The children had a fab time in the local park raising awareness for this cause.             The Moles have also enjoying  the brilliant weather by adding plants, flowers and vegetable to the sensory garden.They’re all growing Continue reading →