May 2021

NEWS: Non-maintained curriculum consultation (Wales)/ Ymgynghoriad cwricwlwm nas cynhelir

PACEY Cymru want your views on the draft curriculum for practitioners working in the funded non-maintained sector in Wales.  Rydym am glywed eich barn ar y cwricwlwm drafft i ymarferwyr sy’n gweithio yn y sector a ariennir nas cynhelir.


NEWS: New guidance for areas affected by variant of concern in England

The government in England has issued guidance for those living in areas affected by the latest coronavirus variant of concern.


NEWS: DBS Identity Verification (IDV) checks in Wales/Gwiriadau prawf adnabod

Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW) have announced that from 1 July 2021 it will be easier to access an Identity Verification (IDV) check appointment.  Mae Arolygiaeth Gofal Cymru (AGC) wedi cyhoeddi y bydd yn haws trefnu apwyntiad ar gyfer gwiriad prawf adnabod o 1 Gorffennaf 2021 ymlaen.



NEWS: More for PACEY members

Over the last couple of days, PACEY members will have noticed that our website was undergoing maintenance. We are now back and pleased to say we are better than before, with new and improved member benefits in our re-designed MyPACEY area. 


NEWS: Measures for areas in England affected by coronavirus variant of concern

The Government in England has set out measures to reduce the risk of a new coronavirus variant, particularly in some areas in England. 


NEWS: Covid testing: Tell us about your experiences

We are inviting early years and childcare practitioners in England to let us know their experiences of using rapid coronavirus testing by taking a short survey. 


NEWS: Updated guidance for early years and childcare settings in England

In line with Step 3 of the Government roadmap out of lockdown in England, the latest guidance for early years and childcare settings has been updated. We have outlined some of the main changes below and will update our PACEY coronavirus FAQs to reflect this.