EYFS disapplications coming to an end today

The relaxation of the learning and development and assessment requirements of the EYFS come to an end today, 25 September 2020.


Important updates on the daily Attendance Register returns

This applies to all providers and schools with early years children


Actions for early years and childcare providers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

The guidance has been updated to include new content on: the use of face coverings, process for local lockdowns and much more.


Fully funded webinar and virtual workshop 23 October 2020 – social, emotional, mental health (SEMH) and speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)

This fully funded webinar and virtual workshop is supported by Devon Children & Families Partnership (DCFP).


Keeping our children, schools and communities safe

Information and resources for parents including a letter from Dr Virginia Pearson. Information on food allergens.


Public Health England webinars on infection prevention

The sessions will cover infection prevention principles and then discuss scenarios to illustrate this.


Childcare to be exempt from interhousehold mixing restrictions in local areas of intervention

Informal childcare and caring arrangements will be allowed to continue across the nation, the Health Secretary announced on 21 Sept.


Healthy start scheme

We are working really hard in partnership with each other and Public Health Devon to ensure that eligible children are receiving the financial element of the Healthy Start scheme as well as being able to access essential vitamins at this challenging time of Covid-19.


Early years healthy development review: call for evidence

Share your evidence to help inform a new review into improving health and development outcomes of babies and young children in England.


Early years job adverts – w/c 21/09/20

View the latest jobs in early years.