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Please take a look at our latest news from the early years sector, from events and updates, to industry news and thoughts and blogs from Alison at Orange Caterpillar

In celebration of care – putting the care back in our Early Years career.

These last few months have forced a rethink on many levels. One thing is for sure the traditional ‘care’ element…

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Early Years TV

I have been privileged to talk to Kathy Brodie a few times, I always sign post everyone to this great…

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SchemaPlay – Would you like to be an ‘accredited’ setting?

I have had a long career in Early Years and many varied roles within that. I came to further studies…

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Safer recruitment ? selecting people for interview or interviewing virtually

Interviewing for a new role can be stressful experience at the best of times, without the added complication of our…

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External Mentor

It’s that time of year when students are finalising their studies. I am extremely fortunate to be an external mentor…

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Ask the Expert – Power Hour

Available now an – Ask the Expert – Power Hour! ? Book your Live Q&A with Alison Featherbe from Orange…

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Virtual EYFS Support

I am pleased to announce that I am diversifying! I am available ‘virtually’ for advice, support, consultancy and training! External…

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To furlough, or not to furlough – that is the question (and that?s not the only question)

A timeline to provide some clarity in light of the ambiguous guidance released to the Early Years sector on April…

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