What is a key worker?
A key worker is a named member of staff assigned to an individual child to support their development and act as the key point of contact with that child’s parents or carers. The key worker has special responsibilities for working with a small number of children which will help build and develop positive relationships with children and between parents, carers and staff.
Meeting the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
The Key Person will:
The nursery will:
Please note: the key worker system does not mean that no other member of staff will do any work for any particular child.
Updated April 2019