Early years sector will need thousands more staff to meet demand, research finds

Kathy Oxtoby
Tuesday, October 3, 2023

The expansion of free childcare hours to under-threes will require an eight per cent expansion of the current early years workforce, according to analysis by the charity Nesta.

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