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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EYFS Profile to remain statutory for 2017/18

The Department for Education has released their analysis of this year’s EYFS Profile results and announced a series of changes to primary school assessment.


Have you had your letter yet?

It's time to sign up for Tax-Free Childcare. Have you had your letter yet?


Part of the family: PACEY research provides an insight into life as a nanny

Research conducted by PACEY reveals that job satisfaction among nannies is overwhelmingly high.


PACEY meets with Caroline Dinenage MP

On Thursday 13th October, Liz Bayram, Chief Executive, met with the new Minister for Women, Equalities and Early Years Caroline Dinenage MP.


Flu vaccination

Today, Public Health England has launched a major campaign to help children stay well over the winter. The Stay Well This Winter campaign has the biggest flu vaccination programme in England for children. 


New shadow minister for early years confirmed

Tulip Siddiq MP has been appointed Shadow Minister for Early Years Education


Privacy policy update

We have recently updated our Privacy Policy to ensure it continues to reflect good practice.


Plug socket cover safety

Following a recent safety alert by the Department of Health about the dangers of using plug socket covers, it is clear there is lots of conflicting information about how to keep your home and setting safe.


New National Minimum Wage rules

Increase in National Minimum Wage for under 25s and apprentices in England and Wales.


PACEY members celebrate at Nursery World Awards

PACEY members and staff celebrated their success at the weekend at the prestigious Nursery World Awards ceremony. The awards are designed to reward best practice and recognise and celebrate the achievements of early years professionals.