NDNA Out and About 

Find out how we have been out and about representing the UK childcare sector. 

Early Learning and Childcare Strategic Forum (Scotland)

27 July 2016
Purnima Tanuku

NDNA Chief Executive Purnima Tanuku attended the Early Learning and Childcare Strategic Forum meeting on 27 July, with the new Minister for Childcare and Early Years, Mark McDonald MSP. The forum is an important part of reviewing Scotland's childcare system.
 

Stella and nursery apprentices visit House of Commons (England)

21 July 2016 
 Stella Ziolkowski NDNA
NDNA Director of Quality and Workforce development, Stella Ziolkowski and three apprentices studying their level 2 early years from Co-Operative childcare attended the House of Commons sub-committee as part of the apprenticeships inquiry. Read more   

Purnima Tanuku meets with Mark McDonald (Scotland)

20 July 2016 Purnima Tanuku OBE NDNA NDNA Chief Executive Purnima Tanuku met yesterday with Mark McDonald, Scotland’s Minister for Childcare and Early Years. They met at NDNA member nursery Step by Step in Glasgow.


 

Tax free sign-up process must work for employers

18 July 2016
   Claire Schofield NDNA
Claire Schofield, NDNA Director of Membership, Policy & Communications attended a Tax free advisory forum in London on Monday 18 July to ensure the tax free childcare signup process works for employers.

Nurseries will begin to receive more information in the coming weeks.
 

Evidence given at the Low Pay Commission (England)

12 July 2016

Purnima Tanuku OBE NDNAOn 12 July NDNA Chief Executive, Purnima Tanuku and NDNA Trustee for East Midlands, Nikki Batt attended a session at the Low Pay Commission to give oral evidence.
We would like to say a big thank you to all members who input to our recent survey concerning the impact of the minimum and national living wage.

The next step is for a formal submission of our evidence to be submitted to the low pay commission.