All EYCBD training will be cancelled for the remainder of the academic year 2019- 2020.
The Early Years, Childcare & Business Development Service has created a training offer which includes a package of core & traded offers to support and empower EYFS provision.
The Early Years, Childcare & Business Development training brochure provides details of information, training and advice sessions that have being developed by the Early Years, Childcare and Business Development Service and tailored to help early years practitioners improve their practices in their settings and schools.
Our training is categorised by the roles of practitioners in the setting or school and aim to improve the professional development of the practitioner.
By attending the training, practitioners will gain skills and knowledge which will enable them to deliver high quality childcare provision in Waltham Forest.
The training courses covers the following areas:
All training can be booked on a first come first served basis through the online booking system.
Information sessions are offered for new providers who are looking to register with Ofsted or are in the process of registering with Ofsted.
The sessions are:
To enables providers to receive specialist dedicated universal and targeted support a wide range of core offers are provided for our providers.
All our core offers includes the Early Years Hub Newsletter, a monthly newsletter which provides key update & information from the LA to the sector. In order to receive the news-letters, please ensure you subscribe here.
Please note that our core offers may be subject to change on review by the Early Years, Childcare & Business Development Service in order to meet the needs of the sector.
The traded offer enables providers to receive specialist dedicated support beyond the universal offer provided by the early years team. The traded offer can be tailored to the needs of each provider and is provided for a small fee.
Early Years Business Services Support – A pre-arranged site visit from the Early Years Business consultant tailored to the needs of the provider but covers areas such as:
Childminders Traded & Bespoke Offer – This is a range of support through 1-2-1 meetings & arranged home visits offered to newly proposed or existing childminder.
Early Years Premises, Health & Safety Support – A pre-arranged site visit from the Early Years Premises Manager tailored to the needs of the provider, but covers areas of premises H&S statutory compliance such as:
Please note that our traded offers may be subject to change on review by the Early Years, Childcare & Business Development Service in order to meet the needs of the sector. All traded offer is subject to availability and a phone consultation to ascertain the needs of the provider.
The Early Years, Childcare and Business Development service run annual conferences and regular forums. These provide opportunities for practitioners to share best practice to provide a quality Early Years Provision.
Conferences and Forums provide useful information and opportunities for providers to share their views on different topics with professionals from the sector. It is also an opportunity to discuss key updates with practitioners.
Attending conferences and forums will provide practitioners opportunity to:
The annual conferences that take place are:
The forums that take place are:
All settings and course attendees are obliged to read the guidelines in the training booklet prior to booking and attending any courses, which include