Entries by Carlow Childcare Committee

Tusla – Quality and Regulatory Framework eLearning Programme

Welcome to Tusla’s Quality and Regulatory Framework eLearning programme. This eLearning programme was developed following consultation with the early years sector in relation to the supports identified to support compliance with the Childcare Act 1991 (Early Years Services) Regulations 2016.  The Quality and Regulatory Framework eLearning programme is an additional support to the Quality and […]

Reminder: The application process for all qualified LINC Co-Ordinator’s is now open on Hive. 

Reminder: The application process for all qualified LINC Co-Ordinators is now open on Hive. Any application received by 31st October 2020 will be provided the additional capitation from the beginning of the programme year.  Applicants are encouraged to apply early, as any applications received after this date will not be backdated.  Services who had funding for […]

Launching today- The National Child Safeguarding Programme; Early Learning and Care: Website

The National Child Safeguarding Programme; Early Learning and Care: Website being launched today! The National Child Safeguarding Programme; Early Learning and Care provides the only Tusla approved sector specific Child Safeguarding Programme in Ireland. Full of Early Learning and Care sector specific child safeguarding training and resources, which were developed in conjunction with Tusla, www.childsafeguardingelc.ie is a […]

Publication Balancing Work and Care During the Covid-19 Pandemic: A Review of the Department of Children and Youth Affairs ‘Golden Hour’ Initiative

The Golden Hour Initiative was a pilot initiative designed by the Human Resources (HR) Unit to help DCYA staff who are parents to balance home working and care during the COVID-19 pandemic response. The initiative consisted of an hour from 12:00-13:00 on working days, during which parents were encouraged to spend time at play with […]