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Having your say is just a click away 16Jan 12
CWDC is pleased to announce the launch of a 10 week online consultation as part of the review of the Early Years Professional Status (EYPS) standards. 
Fully funded Early Years Professional Status places still available 6Jan 12
Applications to the January 2012 Early Years Professional Status (EYPS) programme will remain open until January 17.  
EYPS recruitment closes in three weeks – sign up today for your free training place 9Dec 11
January 2012 recruitment for the next Early Years Professional Status (EYPS) intake closes in three weeks, with around 1,700 places available for candidates wishing to undertake further training or start a career in early years.  
CWDC postpones new learner 'cut-off' deadline to support Early Year's Qualifications Review 8Nov 11
Supporting the Government-commissioned, review of early year's qualifications, led by Professor Cathy Nutbrown, the Children's Workforce Development Council (CWDC) has today confirmed that it is postponing the cut-off date for new learners. 
Second evaluation for Newly Qualified Social Worker’s programme published 4Nov 11
An evaluation report on the second year of the Newly Qualified Social Worker (NQSW) programme has been published. 
Launch of the Nutbrown Review 1Nov 11
On Friday 28 October the Secretary of State for Education, Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, announced the launch of an independent review of early education and childcare qualifications, to be carried out by Professor Cathy Nutbrown.  
Pocket guide to improve communication with children and young people 20Oct 11
A new guide to help employers improve their team's communication and engagement skills with children and young people has been published.  
New editable foster care workbook and guidance online now 20Oct 11
CWDC's new editable foster care workbook and guidance can be downloaded now from our website.  
Munro training dates announced 20Oct 11
Training designed to help Directors of Children's Services deliver recommendations from the Munro review has been announced.  
Help shape the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment 17Oct 11
The social work sector is being asked to comment on proposals outlining an Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE).  

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