Early years workforce commission launched

13 March 2020

Early years organisations and experts have joined forces to launch the Early Years Workforce Commission, to review the workforce challenges facing the sector and develop workable solutions.

Research on gender imbalance in early years

20 September 2019

A survey has been launched that aims to understand why so few men are willing to train to work in the early years and what kinds of support they need to remain in their roles once they have joined the sector.

Welsh nurseries struggle to recruit key staff

16 September 2019

More than two-thirds of nurseries in Wales have experienced difficulties recruiting Level 3 qualified practitioners, according to the National Day Nurseries Association’s (NDNA) latest Workforce Survey for Wales.

Scottish nurseries face staffing crisis

19 August 2019

Most of Scotland's private nurseries are facing problems with recruitment, according to a new survey by the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA).