EYFS in Schools

Early Years Foundation Stage in schools

Early Years Advisers work with schools delivering the EYFS and are responsible for sustaining and improving the quality of practice and provision.

Early Years Improvement Advisers work with schools delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) to secure rapid improvements for those in an Ofsted category and/or causing concern. This is at no charge to maintained Primary and Nursery schools. Please refer to the ‘Early Years and Childcare Training and Support offer’ for support to Academies.

The team provides advice and support across all aspects of Leadership and Managing. This includes the EYFS Leaders Briefings, sessions for new Head Teachers and support for EYFS link Governors.

The moderation of the Foundation Stage Profile is led through this team and a variety of charged services are also available.

Early Years Advisers

Early Years Advisers provide support to the maintained sector in the following ways:

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Useful resources

3 year data pack

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All about self regulation 2019

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Cambridgeshire Principles of School Readiness 2019

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Characteristics of Effective Learning prompts 2019

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Documentation of Learning Essentials 2018

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Essentials in the EYFS 2019

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EYFS - Key documents 2019

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EYFS - Useful National Strategy Guidance 2019

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EY KIT paperwork 2017

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Help Me Learn Parents' Leaflet

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Principles for record keeping 2019

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Prompts for EY Leaders Nursery 2019

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Prompts for EY Leaders Reception 2019

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Role of the adult handout 2019

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Governance factsheet

Governors autumn 2018 factsheet

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Please contact Annette Brooker: Annette.Brooker@cambridgeshire.gov.uk for more information