November training WCCC

Information and Practical Session for NEW practitioners on how the Quality Framework (Siolta and Aistear) links to the Regulations’

Great News: Learner Fund Bursary Reopened

 

The Department of Children & Youth Affairs (DCYA) will re-open the Learner Fund Bursary (announced early 2017) to Early Years practitioners who have completed a major award in Early Childhood Care and Education at Level 7, Level 8, or Level 9 qualification on the National Framework of Qualifications since the inception of the Learner Fund (2013).

 

Non-contact time payment

Extra €3.5m payment announced for childcare providers

Service providers who sign up to More Affordable Childcare measures from this September to benefit from new ‘non-contact’ funding measure

Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone