How to support brain development in early childhood

As a parent, you’re witness to the incredible rate at which a child grows and changes from birth. But did you know that brain development in early childhood is faster, more sensitive and has a bigger impact on their lives, than at any other age? That’s a pretty mind-blowing thought, but the go…

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How to encourage learning through play

As adults, we tend to see work and play as two very different things – at opposite ends of the spectrum. But for children, play and work are one and the same! The first five years in children’s lives form the bed stones of their learning and the experiences that they have are crucial in settin…

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How to support your child’s mental health

Discussions surrounding mental health have significantly increased over the past few years and it is now more important than ever before. Encouragement to reach out for information regarding the serious topic is often shared on social media, however, this often tends to be directed towards teenage…

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What is a Nursery Manager?

Working as a Nursery Manager is a highly rewarding experience that comes with big responsibilities.

Here’s all you need to know about becoming a Nursery Manager at a Partou Nursery.

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The latest on childcare funding

We understand that covering the cost of childcare isn’t always easy, but the good news is that there a number of government initiatives that can help support families during their time at Partou. And from April 2024, that support just got better!

No matter which stage you’re at in your chil…

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Creating a shared vision within Partou

Samantha Rhodes has led Partou in the UK since the merger of the Just Childcare and All About Children groups in 2023, having previously served as CEO of Just Childcare.

Read her thoughts on the importance of the group’s new shared vision.

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