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Management In Depth

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Guide to: National minimum/living wage

HR expert Jacqui Mann sets out everything you need to know about increases to the minimum wage rates which came into force this month

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Ofsted: best practice guide - Planning for challenge

Bristol-based setting The Nursery has won praise for its approach to planning to best challenge children and taking into account their next steps. By Hannah Crown

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EYFS training: Part 4 – Birth to 18 months - Baby brain

What are the statutory training requirements for staff working in baby rooms and what relevant courses are available? Charlotte Goddard reports

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Network Whispers - Assessment, business rates and kebabs

Nursery World and NDNA join forces for a behind-the-scenes column

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Managing Equality and Diversity, Part 4: Sexual Orientation - Orient express

How can settings ensure they are inclusive of LGBT+ families and members of staff, asks Gabriella Jozwiak

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Staff - With feeling

A chance comment about ‘compassion fatigue’ led Angela Hodgkins, senior lecturer at the University of Worcester, to research the emotional impact of working in the early years. Here...


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