The Department for Education are aware of a Problem affecting the ECS – “Eligibility Checker” /30 Hour Free Childcare on the Synergy Portal.
With this in mind, we are extending the actuals deadline for 30 hours until 23.01.2019. All other claims should be submitted today.
If you are a Barnet early years practitioner or childcare provider, information is available to help you continue to deliver the best possible service to Barnet's children and their families.
In this area you can find the following information:
We have an online portal especially for registered childcare providers in Barnet.
Find out more about available funding and whom you can contact for advice and support.
Free Early Education
Find out how you can deliver the Free Early Education for 2, 3 & 4 year olds.
This section provides information if you are newly registered or if you are considering expanding your childcare business.
Childcare Sufficiency Assessment
This section includes information about Barnet’s Childcare Sufficiency Assessment (CSA) which provides a comprehensive picture of childcare in the borough.
Early Years Practitioners Training
The Early Years Standards and Workforce Development Teams provides a training programme to all Early Years professionals in Barnet.
Services for childminders
Information about services for registered childminders including training opportunities.
Support for Children's Centres
Information for Children's Centres staff.
Early Years Settings Support
Contact details and information on the teams that can support you.
Libraries Early Years Team
Barnet Libraries provides a range of services to support professionals working with children and young people.