Ceeing the point of CCTV in Nursery?

Our latest editorial published in the NMT Magazine reviews recent court cases involving CCTV and looks at the pros and cons of installing it in your nursery.  Please click below to read further and download your pdf copy. If you would like to discuss any of the points in this article or let us know your views on…

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HR Case Confidential – How should you deal with the behaviour of staff that has a negative impact on the nursery setting and prompts a parent to request a change in key worker?

Croner’s team of HR advice line experts have shared a recent case with us: The background A nursery owner recently contacted the helpline to discuss the behaviour of a member of staff. Joey was a room leader at the nursery; he completed his child care qualifications at the setting and had worked there for 12…

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Withdrawal of Nursery's Partnership Status Sparks Backlash from Parents

A group of outraged parents say the decision to strip Pinocchio’s Nursery of its partnership status has been motivated by cynical cost-cutting measures. Two weeks ago, East Dumbartonshire Council opted to withdraw the funding partnership with the Bishopbriggs nursery, sparking anger amongst parents. In a letter to the Herald, they say they are concerned about…

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Thanks Jackie for your great testimonial!

“Thank you very much indeed – very fast and no hassle!  First claim I have made and you did everything for me!  So a big thank you – the front of the building is now waterproof and secure again and insurance all done. Amazing! Brilliant!” Jackie Townson from Toybox Great Denham Ltd

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Staff Qualifications and Training #earlyyears

The Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage states that providing a quality learning experience for children requires a well-trained and properly qualified workforce. The Government’s aim is that all early years services will be graduate led. The topic on Staff Qualifications and Training has been revised and updated on the Croner-i Early Years…

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Summer Fun

As the weather starts to improve, we know that thoughts naturally turn to summer trips, fetes and carnivals or you may be considering an open day. However, don’t forget in all the excitement to think about your insurances. Days Out Regardless of whether you are taking the children on an organised trip to an attraction…

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