Childcarer with childThe Government is aiming to improve the skills and status of the early years workforce.

As part of this it is reforming qualifications for entrants to the workforce, introducing Early Years Teachers and Early Years Educators, to increase the number of high-quality graduates working in early years.

There is also a focus on improving leadership, including a network of early years teaching centres, to drive improvement in the sector.


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Leadership & management
Workforce developments