Legislation and regulation of the nursery, childcare & early years education sector, including Nursery World's tracker of current consultations and legislation in progress as well as policy guides to the most important laws affecting the sector.
In the spring statement, Chancellor Philip Hammond said that he was announcing £80m to support small businesses in engaging apprenticeships.
The scrapping of childcare vouchers has been delayed, after Labour forced a vote on the issue in the House of Commons yesterday.
The deadline is looming for the end of two consultations into the Government’s reforms of childcare training.
An inquiry into childcare policy and its influence on the economy has been launched by the Treasury Committee.
The government is consulting over changes to Qualified Teacher Status, a revised version of which will be introduced from September 2019.
The act enshrines in law a series of changes to the social work profession. Some controversial clauses...
At just eight clauses long, the Childcare Act is the law which brings the 30 hours into force.
A guide to the 241-page Children and Families Act, which became law on 13 March 2014.
The main points summarised by Mary Evans
Jacqui Mann advises that it could be time to review your disciplinary procedures in light of changes...
What you need to know about employing migrant workers, by Jacqui Mann
The what, when and how guide to the Government's childcare reform proposals