Working In Childcare

Advice, training and support for childcare professionals

COVID-19 Information for childcare providers

The latest information and guidance relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak for childcare providers

Early Years and Childcare News

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

Information for Childcare Providers

Information for local childcare providers

Early Years SEND

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

Early Years Safeguarding

Up to date information about Safeguarding Children for Early Years Practitioners

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 Training

Develop your career in Early Years on our CPD courses. Find out what courses are coming up, how to book and how much we charge per course

Let's Make Communication Count

A project to support children with their communication, language and literacy development

Ready Steady Go

Supporting children's physical, personal, social and emotional development from birth to five

Early Education Funding Forms for Practitioners

Early Education Funding Forms for early years staff to use

Childcare Business Sustainability and Sufficiency

Our assessment of the childcare provision in Bournemouth

Bilingual Beginnings

How you can support children learning English as an additional language, including children with special educational needs

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