Ofsted's new Common Inspection Framework came into effect at the start of September 2015. The new Common Inspection Framework will be used for inspections of all Ofsted-registered 'educational' settings from nurseries, to schools to sixth form colleges, and will also be used for inspections of any out of school clubs on the Early Years Register. It replaces the previous Framework for the regulation and inspection on the Early Years Register. At the same time Ofsted has also updated the Early years inspection handbook.
In this article we take a look at these recent changes and highlight those which particularly affect out of school clubs.
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