Early Years and Childcare

This section contains information for early years and childcare providers and associated professionals including key documentation, business and finance support, workforce development and quality assurance tools. Please check back regularly for updates.

If you are thinking of setting up as a childcare provider or are already working in the childcare sector then this section contains some useful information and guidance to help you.  Below is a brief description of the type of information you will find in this section:

.For information on training and continuing professional development visit the Council's North Yorkshire Education Services' website.

Useful Downloads

Provider Agreement for Use of Information- The agreement between Families Information Service and Families Services on sharing and updating information

Staff Behaviour Policy: Guidance for Safer Working Practice for those working in Children in Education and Early Years Settings (Sept 2014)

Related pages

Early Years Key Messages for Providers