News

September 2019
News
News
#ThinkSTEM and Learn with SCMA
SCMA is delighted to launch our new #ThinkSTEM learning resources, designed specifically for childminders in Scotland and coming soon exclusively for SCMA members.
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Care Inspectorate Early Learning and Childcare Statistics 2018
The Care Inspectorate has today, (Tuesday, 17th September), published Early Learning and Childcare Statistics 2018, outlining the availability and quality of early learning and childcare, including childminding, for children and families across Scotland.
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Shared Inspection Update
The Care Inspectorate and Education Scotland have advised that they are continuing to work towards a Shared Inspection, but that they have deferred developing this until after the 1140 hours of funded Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) has been fully implemented.
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Pay and Conditions 2019
Every year SCMA produces an updated version of Pay & Conditions - our negotiating guide for childminders, which gives you details of best practice for childminders in Scotland. It's now time to complete our Pay & Conditions Survey.
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Meet Your 2019 Elected Members
Meet the current members of the Scottish Executive Board including the Convener and Treasurer.
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