Out of School Alliance - Help and Support for Out of School Clubs

Continuing development for your staff

Since September 2014, staff at out of school clubs are no longer legally required to hold Level 2 or Level 3 qualifications in Childcare or Playwork, so long as no pre-school children attend. However we are hearing reports that Ofsted inspectors are instead looking very closely at what ongoing training clubs are providing for their staff, and are 'marking down' settings which provide insufficient evidence of training being given.

In this article we take a look at what training and CPD-type opportunities you could provide for your staff to ensure that they keep up to date with changes to practice and refresh their skills.
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