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If you're a parent registered for Tax-Free Childcare or 30 hours childcare, sign in to pay into your account, reconfirm your eligibility, update your details
Find your child's school term, half term and holiday dates on your local council's website
Help with the cost of paying for approved childcare - Tax-Free Childcare, 15 and 30 hours childcare, childcare vouchers, tax credits, Learner Support.
You can get help paying for childcare if it’s provided by a: registered…
All 3 to 4-year-olds in England can get 570 free hours per year. It’s…
Your 2-year-old can get free childcare if you live in England and get one…
You may be able to claim: Child Tax Credit - you do not need to be working…
You may be able to claim back up to 85% of your childcare costs if you’re…
The following schemes are closed to new applicants: childcare vouchers…
School or sixth form You could get weekly payments through Care to Learn…
Who is eligible for 30 hours free childcare and how you can get it.
Apply for a state secondary school place through your local council
Government taking action to tackle the shortage of HGV drivers.
How to apply for 30 hours free childcare.
The standards that school and childcare providers must meet for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5.
Check what help you might be able to get with childcare schemes like tax credits, Tax-Free Childcare, childcare vouchers and free childcare or education for 2 to 4-year-olds
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The home of Department for Education on GOV.UK. The Department for Education is responsible for children’s services and education, including early years, schools, higher and further education policy, apprenticeships and wide…
Check if your child can get free school meals - and find out how to apply on your local authority’s website
Statutory guidance for schools and colleges on safeguarding children and safer recruitment.
Details of the free courses and qualifications for adults (19+) available through the government’s Plan for Jobs including eligibility criteria and how to apply.
Non-statutory curriculum guidance for the early years foundation stage.
Use this service to apply for a postgraduate teacher training course.
The age you can leave school in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
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