The Bexley Council Early Years team have a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise in all aspects of early years childcare, education, training and business. Across the team we have extensive knowledge of the Early Years Statutory Framework. The team includes teachers, senior leaders, ex-Ofsted inspectors and highly experienced practitioners. We are able to provide information, advice, guidance, training and challenge to settings, thus meeting priorities and development needs.

“Born Ready, School Ready, Bexley Ready” is now available on a website, which can be access via this link https://www.bexley.gov.uk/services/schools-and-education/born-ready-school-ready-bexley-ready/introduction-born-school-bexley-ready-guide 

Born Ready, School Ready, Bexley Ready

For more information about the Early Years team and what they offer, please visit the Bexley Service Network website.

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Information linked to Early Years funding

01.02.24 Additional FAQs for Parents- New Entitlement for Working Parents of 2YOs

01.02.24 Letter to Providers- Additional Information on Applying for New Entitlement for Working Parents of 2YOs

Frequently Asked Funding Questions January 2024

Sample HMRC Letter for Parents

08.02.24 Combined Frequently Asked Questions for Parents – New Entitlement for Working Parents of 2YOs.pdf
Additional charges for funded children .docx
FAQs February 2024.docx
Portal Guide for Providers.09Feb2024.pdf
2024 – 2025 Parent Declaration Form. Feb 2024.docx

Play2Learn and WPE codes – April 2024

Maintaining quality early years provision in the face of workforce challenges – Ofsted: early years (blog.gov.uk) 

Parents FAQ May 2024