Minister Reilly launches ‘Better Start, the National Early Years Quality Development Service’ initiative to promote and enhance quality of early childhood care and education.
Please remember that the option for CCS appeals closes next Monday the 20th April at 5pm. There will be no facility to lodge an appeal after this deadline so it is very important that you review each application on PIP and ensure the correct band has been approved.
Bob Keating, Principal of St. Brigid’s School Mullingar is giving this presentation sharing his practical experience with you and giving practical solutions and addressing theory and recent developments.
Community Childcare Services have received preliminary CCS payments up until the end of March 2015.
Balancing payments will be made at the end of March following the announcement of CCS Band Eligibility Approvals.
Better Start National Early Years Quality Development is a national initiative of the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) collaborating with the Early Years Education Policy Unit of the Department of Education and Skills (DES),
The Childcare Education and Training Support (CETS) Programme is administered by the Department of Children & Youth Affairs.
The Learner Fund will re-open for applications again for a two week period (exact dates to be confirmed).