Friday 15 February 2019
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Positive Relationships

Children learn to be strong and independent through positive relationships.

Please use the menu on the left or the buttons below to access the 4 sections of the Positive Relationships theme.

    2.1 Respecting Each Other
    2.2 Parents as partners
    2.3 Supporting Learning
    2.4 Key Person

Positive relationships are:

  • warm and loving, and foster a sense of belonging
  • sensitive and responsive to the child’s needs, feelings and interests
  • supportive of the child’s own efforts and independence
  • consistent in setting clear boundaries
  • stimulating
  • built on key person relationships in early years settings


Angela Jones, Foundation Stage Strategy Manager
Tel: (01482) 392467

Amy Bowler, Early Years Improvement Officer
Tel: (01482) 392403

Emerald Grant, Early Years Improvement Officer
Tel: (01482) 392483

Rachel Lewis, Early Years Improvement Officer
Tel: (01482) 392408

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