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Ofsted unveils new safeguarding requirements

Early years settings will need a safeguarding lead practitioner on the premises whenever they are open,...

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Ofsted reports on first childminder agency inspection

The first childminder agency to be assessed under the controversial childminder agency initiative has...

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Ofsted chief appointment confirmed

Amanda Spielman will be Ofsted’s next chief inspector, the Government has confirmed.

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One third of two-year-olds missing out on early years places

‘Tens of thousands’ of poorer two-year-olds are missing out on free early education places and £200 million...