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Choosing childcare for children with SEND

All parents have a lot to think about when choosing childcare for their child. For parents of children who may have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND), the process can be particularly challenging. Visiting multiple childcare providers to get a sense of the support they…

Different types of childcare

Information on childcare Childcare Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, some childcare vacancy information may not be up-to-date. Please call providers for the most up-to-date childcare vacancy information. See resources for families staying at home. Choosing childcare is an important decision for you and your family. Child…

Disability Access Fund

From April 2017, the Government introduced new funding for Early Years childcare providers to enable them to offer more places to young children with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND). This funding is called the Disability Access Fund (DAF). The DFA is available to Early Years…

Disabled Children's Register

What is the Disabled Children's Register? The register is a database that holds information about children and young people with disabilities and special needs who live in the City of Westminster.   Why do we have a register and what is it used for? The…

Early Years and childcare job vacancies

Are you looking to work in the Early Years sector? This section provides information about current job oportunities in nurseries and pre-schools accross Westminster: Site:              Hatching Dragons Westminster Job title:        SEN PractitionerHours:           Full-TimeSalary: …

Early years funding for children with SEND

Early years settings include nurseries, pre-schools and childminders providing early education for children up to the age of five. These settings are expected to meet the needs of most children from their core budget. However, if early years settings are unable to meet a child's…

Early Years Hub

"Brilliant Beginnings for all Children" Welcome to the Bi-Borough Early Years Hub, a dedicated space for Early Years professionals and childminders in Westminster. The Bi-Borough Early Education and Childcare Service is committed to supporting you and to strengthening your childcare business. Our aim is to support you…

Early years in schools

"Brilliant beginnings for all children" Welcome to the Bi-borough Early Years hub, a dedicated space for Early Years professionals in schools in Westminster. The Bi-borough Early Education and Childcare Service is committed to supporting you and to strengthening your school setting. Our aim is to support you in…

Early years support in the home

Drawn by Nico, age 6 Early Support Service Early Support is a key working service available to families caring for children (aged 0-5) with a complex disability requiring them to be in contact with a wide range of health and social care professionals. It provides…

Early Years vacancies

Below you can find information about settings that currently advertise vacancies: Abbots Manor Nursery: We currently have places for children on the 2yr offer and 3yrs olds. Abbots Manor Nursery offer morning and afternoon places 9:00am to 12:00pm & 13:00pm to 16:00pm.  (16.11.2021)