Eligible working families whose children will be aged between 9 and 23 months old on 31 August can now apply to receive 15 hours childcare starting from September 2024.

Find out more information on the Childcare Choices website

Early Years



Promoting Positive Behaviour in the EYFS
  • Provide a predictable, consistent environment
  • Understand the causes of the behaviour
  • Be flexible
  • Enhance self-esteem
  • Teach children to express themselves verbally and non-verbally
  • Plan for and model good conflict resolution skills
  • Adapt your language to suit the needs of the child
  • Distract rather than confront
  • Give clear warnings of change and transition
  • Anticipate problem times and be a ‘step ahead’ 


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