Cash offer for new childcare workers amid shortage
Business / Fri 2nd Feb 2024 at 08:04am
A £1,000 cash incentive and a campaign to raise the profile of childcare workers in England are part of government plans to recruit more staff reports the BBC.
Thousands of extra nursery workers and childminders are needed, as the expansion of funded hours begins.
More than 100,000 working parents of two-year olds have already registered for the April rollout, according to the Department for Education (DfE).
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Er, won’t this encourage all child care workers to hand in there notice then re-apply for their jobs to get £1000.00. I also hope that they will not relax the vetting process.
Each time a Government minister 'resigns' they get a lump sum severance pay of £16,876 - We have 109 ministers. This Government doesn't value childcare workers.