• Provider Portal Messages

    Just a quick reminder that when you access the portal to regularly check for any messages that may need your attention. “Early Years Funding” messages will always be sent via the Provider Portal with some information shared here, in the Friday Digest or on Social Media. As well as generic information on 30 hours funding, Continue reading →

  • Domestic abuse Employers toolkit

    An estimated 1.9 million adults  aged 16 to 59 experienced domestic abuse in the last year. Two women each week and one man each month are killed in England and Wales by a current or former partner. Domestic abuse is a hugely  destructive problem and we have a collective responsibility to tackle it. Employers have Continue reading →

  • Nursery World Awards 2019

    Well done to Cullompton pre-school who have been shortlisted for Pre-School of the Year in the 2019 Nursery World Awards! Read more here.

  • Disability Confident

    The Disability Confident scheme aims to help employers make the most of the opportunities provided by employing disabled people. Being part of the Disability Confident scheme means you’ll be helping change attitudes for the better in your organisation, your networks and communities. You will also join other employers & major businesses in the area and Continue reading →

  • Forecast Payments for Autumn Term 2019

    Forecast payments for the Autumn term will be made week commencing 2nd September 2019. The Forecast for Autumn 2019 for group providers will be calculated as 50% of summer headcount funding.  If you have a significant change in pupil numbers and would like your forecast payment adjusted, please email the mailbox with the total termly Continue reading →

  • Devon Rape Crisis; Sexual Abuse Services is looking for Volunteers!

    Devon Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Services (RCSAS) is looking for women volunteers to represent our diverse community and join our team. No previous experience is needed, as training is provided, we just ask for passion and commitment! Devon RCSAS is a voluntary organisation that offers a range of free and confidential specialist support services Continue reading →

  • 30 Hour Update

    The following is an update from the Early Years Funding Team: This is our latest 30 hour update in preparation for Autumn Term 2019. We recommend that the first step is to go to your Expiration Dashboard and recheck any “Red” codes to see if reconfirmation was completed late by the parent and if eligibility Continue reading →

  • #FundingFriday

    It’s #FundingFriday. This week we’ve added information on: Finnis Scott Foundation BBC Children in Need Finnis Scott Foundation Grants for any charitable purpose, but their present policy is to focus grant-making in the areas of horticulture and plant sciences, as well as fine art and art history.  The funding is open to charities and charitable Continue reading →