COVID-19 Updates

Keep up-to-date with the most recent local and national Covid-19 guidelines below.

Blended placements can take place, where supported by an up to date risk assessment that has been undertaken in collaboration with parents and all providers involved in the care of the child. Here is an exemplar to support you in that process. However, all blended placement risk assessments must be done in collaboration and personalised to reflect the individual settings and families. risk-assessment-blended placements exemplar

Highland Council Position Statement Updated Guidance 3.5.21

Scottish Government Early Learning and Childcare COVID-19 Update – End of March 2021

Childcare Guidance FAQs

ELC Training Animation and Guidance

Highland Council Position Statement Updated Guidance 9.3.21

Scottish Government Early Learning and Childcare Covid-19 update 5th of  March 2021

Scottish Government – Coronavirus (COVID-19): Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) Services: Non-statutory guidance to support the continued safe operation of ELC settings. (25.2.21)

Highland Council Position Statement Updated Guidance (7.2.21)

Scottish Government Early Learning and Childcare COVID-19 Update January 2021

Care Inspectorate – Winter Planning for ELC Providers including Childminders 

Family Engagement During Covid-19 – Collated Responses from Highland Settings