News

This is our latest news. Check back here for all PACEY announcements, news and views, as well as PACEY reaction to government announcements concerning the childcare sector. We'll also share reports and findings from regulatory bodies and our various partner organisations.

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We are always interested to hear your views on our news, so if you feel strongly about any of the issues you read about here, please do get in touch. We'd love to hear from you. 

Level 3 GCSE entry requirements removed

GCSE entry requirements for standalone L3 Early Years Educator courses will be removed.

31/07/2015

PACEY Local brings volunteers together in celebration of their hard work and dedication

PACEY Local facilitators met for a tea party to celebrate their hard work and dedication. 

30/07/2015

Free learning opportunity for childminders in England

In partnership with the Communication Trust, PACEY is offering childminders in England the opportunity to complete the Level 3 Award in Supporting Children and Young People’s Speech, Language and Communication online. 

28/07/2015

Tesco apologises to PACEY childminders for inaccurate portrayal

Tesco Magazine Editor, Jenny McIvor, has personally apologised to PACEY childminders for an innacurate portrayal in the magazine

27/07/2015

You can be a chicken hero

Join us and pledge your support to the FSA Chicken Challenge campaign, which aims to raise awareness of campylobacter.

27/07/2015

Childminders able to use alternative premises from January, without additional registration

Childminders in England will be able to use alternative premises as part of their practice from January, without the need for additional Ofsted registration. 

24/07/2015

New study warns of childcare workforce shortage

University report warns that Government promises on childcare provision are not viable due to lack of funding 

24/07/2015

Research on food in nursery settings

New online study into feeding children in nursery settings

22/07/2015

Free childminding business cost calculator

New tools to help you respond to the Government’s funding review

21/07/2015

Latest from PACEY's blog

Check out PACEY's blog for insight and inspiration.

20/07/2015