Ofsted announces ‘six-year window’ for early years inspections

Fiona Simpson
Friday, November 13, 2020

Ofsted has announced new changes to early years inspection cycles which mean all nurseries, pre-schools and childminders will be inspected within six years of their last inspection.

Nurseries, childminders and pre-schools are currently inspected as part of a four-year cycle. Picture: Lucie Carlier
Nurseries, childminders and pre-schools are currently inspected as part of a four-year cycle. Picture: Lucie Carlier

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