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Making the most of Shared Parental Leave

Third Door Member, Sarah Rose, shares her experience of Shared Parental Leave. This new legislation was announced from Third Door in November 2012 by the then Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg. It’s now over a year since the new Shared Parental Leave legislation came into force, allowing parents to share up to 50 week’s worth(…)

Third Door is awarded e-QC for Nursery provision above national standards

Quality accreditation scheme e-Quality Counts (e-QC) from the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) is designed to help nurseries explore all aspects of its care and education to ensure delivery of the best possible service for young children. Well just this past year, the NDNA awarded our nursery a Level 1 – above national standards! Working(…)

EYFS Explained

EYFS Explained

The Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (EYFS) sets out the learning and development stages for children as they grow from birth to five years. For those working in the early years – whether in a nursery, pre-school, a childminder or in a reception class in school – the EYFS outlines what you need to do(…)