March 18, 2019

This edition includes: Childcare and Children's Centre Award Winners, Ofsted Inspection Framework Consultation, Transition Event and CPD Training.

Childcare Awards

Well, what an amazing thirteenth year of Childcare and Children’s Centre Awards. Some truly fantastic nominations, acknowledging the incredible work done, supporting families, day in, day out throughout Bournemouth. Here are all the winners and their nominations but remember, you are all heroes. Well done.

Information for settings & childminders

Ofsted Inspection Framework Consultation

Reminder that the draft education inspection framework needs to be consulted on by 5 April.

Transition Event

Details about the Transition Event and Transfer Record Forms for childcare practitioners.

Children’s Centre Childminding Group

Stokewood and Winton childminding group will now be continuing to operate as normal. They will only be closed from the 15 April to 19 April.

Early Years SENCo Award (Accredited)

Coming soon to BCP. Level 3 Accredited Award for Early Years SENCo’s.

This will be a 12 week course running from May. Venue and exact dates to be confirmed.

Places will be limited so if interested please contact the Early Years SEN Team.

Reserve and waiting list for the next course will be operated. 

Safeguarding Information

Please see updated information on the Early Years Safeguarding web page.

CPD opportunities

Leuven Scales Training – Book Now

There are still spaces available on the Leuven Scales Childminding Link Network next Tuesday 26 March 7 to 9pm at Queens Park Training  Centre which is aimed at all Early Years settings. 

Please check for upcoming courses