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Nursery Chains: 30 hours - Open all hours

The roll-out of the 30 hours offer in September has been met with a mixed reaction in the sector. Charlotte Goddard speaks to chains of various sizes to find out how they are coping with delivery

Inspection: Safeguarding

In the first of a new series on Ofsted inspections, ex-inspector and consultant Debbie Alcock gives a rundown on recent changes to safeguarding rules

Leadership: Part 2 - In my experience

Having discussed expectations of early years leaders in the previous instalment, Verity Campbell-Barr and Caroline Leeson consider the bearing of experience on knowledge

Recruitment: Part 2 - Which job?

As part of a series unpicking the recruitment crisis and giving strategies to combat it, Charlotte Goddard explores ways that settings can sell themselves, and asks why candidates pick one job over another

Childcare Counsel

Our resident employment lawyer Caroline Robins, principal associate at Eversheds, answers your questions

A perfect storm - Bercow: ten years on

Ten years ago, a landmark study was published on speech and language development. A follow-up report is being prepared for next year, with parents now invited to submit evidence to a panel. Hannah Crown speaks to its chair

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 she sets out her findings

Nursery Management: National Living Wage - Pay slip

Many settings are wondering how they are going to afford the upcoming 5 per cent increase to the National Living Wage, let alone keep pay differentials to reward senior staff. So what are the options? Annette Rawstrone reports

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