Latest News, Policy & Events


Discounted nursery recruitment services

NDNA is now working in partnership with early years recruitment agency Bambini Recruitment to off members in England exclusive discounted flat fee rates to support the sector in finding quality nursery staff.

10% discount on Quality Counts

Raise outcomes for your nursery children and be well-prepared for your next inspection with Quality Counts, our quality improvement scheme for nurseries. Get 10% off until the end of November with code QC2019 at the checkout too!

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Free resources: Transitions in early years

NDNA has teamed up with Acamar Films, producer of the award-winning preschool series Bing to provide parents with resources on transitions, to support their Bingsters through big moments in their little lives.
 
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NDNA scoops Silver award

We've been awarded Silver in the best membership initiative by an association category at the 2019 Association Excellence Awards! We were recognised for our work supporting members with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation.

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New
publication


Give your nursery children new, individual learning experiences through spontaneous planning with our new Planning in the Here and Now publication.

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Blog: Staff
well-being

Work plays a strong role in our mental health and well-being, but can also make us unwell. Deborah Somersat, NDNA Associate trainer, has some top tips for you to support your nursery team and colleagues.

Frequently Asked
Questions (FAQs)

Find out all you need to know about nurseries in our FAQs, collated from questions we get asked by our members and their parents, and updated regularly. For safeguarding concerns, please call 01484 407070 without delay. 

Supporting nurseries across the UK & overseas

NDNA International

Welcome aboard to Sue Asquith our new NDNA International Early Years Adviser! See how we support and deliver an ambitious vision for quality education and care for young children around the world here.
 

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NDNA England

The Department for Education has published its 2019 Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) profile results, they reveal that the attainment gap is growing and has been widening since 2016. 

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NDNA Scotland

The Scottish Government claims that a third of all three and four-year-olds and eligible two-year-olds are already accessing additional hours of childcare over and above the current 600 in its  Early Learning and Childcare Expansion Delivery Progress Report.

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NDNA Cymru

Julie Morgan AM, Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services, has released a written statement revealing a baby bundle pilot scheme, trialing approximately 200 being delivered next summer. 

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