DfE Early Years Education Recovery Programme

Background from Department for Education (DfE)

The government is providing a package of workforce training, qualifications and support and guidance for the early years sector to help address the impact of the pandemic on the youngest and most disadvantaged children.

  • practitioners
  • leaders
  • settings, including private, voluntary, independent organisations, childminders, school based nurseries and maintained nursery schools



Support and guidance to all early years settings through:

DfE Childminder Mentor programme