PACEY's blog - food for thought

A fresh view on tackling staff shortages in the Early Years sector

You might be looking to expand your business, find a childminding assistant, or grow your nursery, but sometimes this process of recruitment can be time consuming and daunting. Many settings use recruitment agencies to help and also to supply staff to cover holidays and illness. But is it time for an overhaul to the way the recruitment industry has traditionally worked with early years settings to help them find the professionals they need? 


Posted by Mike Ruddle, director at specialist recruiters, Affinity Workforce | with 1 comments

Out of the shadows...

The last year has been a whirlwind in the childcare sector. Find out all of PACEY's achievements as we worked tirelessly to effect change and get the results our members want. 


Posted by Liz Bayram, Chief Executive, PACEY | with 0 comments

5 must-have apps

Nowadays it’s normal for us to have our mobiles with us wherever we go. But are you making the most of the connectivity and using them in your setting? They can be extremely helpful aids in childcare, and we are going to show you how. 


Posted by Miguel John, TeamPACEY | with 2 comments

Wales business assessment questionnaire findings 2015

Earlier in the year, childcare professionals in Wales responded to a Business Assessment Questionnaire. Here we explore the results of the survey, and outline the findings and next steps.


Posted by Claire Protheroe, PACEY Cymru | with 0 comments