Working In Childcare

Advice, training and support for childcare professionals

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for Early Years Settings.

Transfer Record Information

Details about the Transition Event for Childcare Practitioners and links to download the Transfer Record Forms for Schools.

Early Years News

Updates and information for Bournemouth childcare providers including latest safeguarding news and training opportunities

Information for Childcare Providers

Information from the Bournemouth Early Years Service for local childcare providers.

Early Years Learning Networks

We offer a range of networks for all early years practitioners to share knowledge and improve skills and practice

Early Years Safeguarding

Up to date information about Safeguarding Children for Bournemouth Early Years Practitioners

Early Years SEND

Information to help you support children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

Early Education Funding Forms For Practitioners

Early Education Funding Forms for early years staff to use

Early Years Training

You can book on our CPD courses to develop your Early Years career. Find out how to book and how much we charge per course.

Support for children learning English as an additional language

Support for children within childcare settings and children's centres who have English as an Additional Language (EAL).

Let's Support School Readiness

School Readiness Information for practitioners to enable them to support families in preparing children for when they start school.

Integrated Review at Two

Early Years practitioners and Health Visiting Teams will be working together to ensure all two year olds have a integrated review check.

Become A Childminder or Nanny

There's a few stages to complete before you can become a childminder in Bournemouth

Setting Up A Childcare Business

If you're planning to set up a childcare business you will have to consider a number of different things

Childcare Sufficiency Assessment

Our assessment of the childcare provision in Bournemouth

Childcarer Of The Year Awards

Childcare Awards 2017 winners. Congratulations to all who were celebrated. And a big thank you to everyone who took the time to vote.