Please note the venue for the Exeter meeting has changed. If you are booked on the Exeter briefing session please check your emails – if you have not received an email please check your junk mailbox.
This half term we have Paper Spinners for #MakingMonday.
Coming into Summer, Public Health Devon are encouraging the public to be ‘tick aware’ to maximise enjoyment outside. Here is information on symptoms of Lyme Disease, tick check, what to do if you find a tick and how to protect yourself.
Information on new funding streams available this week.
Here is a list of early years job adverts placed this week.
Ofsted have offered to come and run three briefing sessions on the new inspection framework – these will replace the provider network meetings this term.
Ofsted have published their updated Early Years Inspection handbook for use from September 2019. This is guidance on inspecting registered early years and childcare providers under the education inspection framework.
Ofsted have published their updated Early Years Inspection handbook for use from September 2019.
Marjon University is providing a unique opportunity for graduates to gain both a Post Graduate Diploma in Early Years and Early Years Teacher Status. It is funded with fees paid and settings get up to £7000 to support students to undertake the training.
Ofsted are looking for inspectors for Early Years: