Early Years Bulletin: Happy New Year, Teach Portsmouth Presents early years education, Early Years Provider Briefing, Section 251 budget statement

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Early years bulletin

05 January 2022


Happy New Year to you all. Let's hope 2022 is a better year for everyone. Remember we are here to help you so please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have.

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Are you an early years professional looking to upskill or progress in your career?

Do you have team members with future career aspirations?

Do you know a young person interested in starting a career in early years or an adult wanting to make a career change into childcare?

Join Mindy Butler, Early Years and Childcare Manager, on Monday 17 January 2022 from 4pm-5pm for 'Teach Portsmouth presents early years education' webinar.

Be inspired as you hear from a local Apprentice, Nursery practitioner and Nursery manager about how they started out and what they find rewarding and challenging from their roles.

Ask questions during a live Q&A too.

#AspirationsWeek #TeachPortsmouth #TeachPortsmouthPresents

Please share details with your colleagues and anyone you know who is considering early years and childcare as a career.

Find out more here


Don’t forget to join the Early Years Provider Briefing on Thursday 13 January. There are a few places left on the AM session and more available for the 7pm briefing.

Book your place here


The Section 251 Budget Statement 2021-22 for the authority can be found here under the School Finance section, 2021-22.

This is a statutory publication that the authority must provide and publish under Section 251 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009. It shows the planned expenditure on education and children's social care for the 2021-22 financial year, including how much the authority plans to spend on:

  • The Schools Budget
  • De-delegated Items
  • The High Needs Budget
  • The Early Years' Budget
  • Central provision within the schools budget
  • Children and young people's services

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