Early Years

Topics

Administration

Includes advertising, creating a website and data protection.

Buildings Maintenance

Includes tendering contracts, cleaning, disabled access and facilities and security.

Employment

Includes maternity and family rights, recruitment and selection and pay and benefits.

Finance

Includes accounting and budgets, and tax and VAT.

Health and Safety

Includes accident reporting, first aid, fire risk assessment, COSHH, manual handling, occupational, asbestos, food safety, electrical safety, PPE, training, temporary workers, visitors, health and safety management systems.

Inspections

Includes complaints and inspection.

Introduction to Early Years

Includes Childcare Act 2006, Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), funding and planning.

Learning and Development

Includes the seven areas of learning, observation and transition.

Planning and Organisation

Includes auditing, budgeting, business plans and funding.

Training and Improvement

Includes induction, appraisal, qualifications and supervision.

Welfare of Children

Includes accidents and emergencies, behaviour, nutrition, food safety, hygiene, sickness and injury, meals, medicines, outings safeguarding, security and SEN.

Working with Parents

Includes admissions, parental responsibility and partnership working.

Reference Articles

Key Rates and Data

Statistics, payment rates, allowances, benefits, award rates and penalties.

Law and Guidance

Content to help you research legislation and guidance.

Questions and Answers

Frequently asked questions and model answers.

Tools and Documents

Documents

Model documents for you to use.