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03 January 2017

Introducing our new Head of IEYC

In a few weeks we’ll also be welcoming a new Head of IEYC to Fieldwork Education.

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Verity Welch

Head of International Early Years Curriculum

Verity Welch has had an extensive career in Early Years education. Formally an Education Consultant and Trainer, she also worked as a Teacher,  SENCO, Deputy Head and Headteacher. During her career she’s worked both nationally and internationally for a range of local authorities and organisations. Previous projects include developing activities integrating the London 2012 Olympics into Early Years Curriculum within London schools. Recently Verity was part of the team that developed the Healthy Early Years Audit for the London City Hall - Mayor of London, Health and Wellbeing Department.

IEYC is an exceptional and unique programme for 2-5 year olds which supports key areas of learning through holistic enquiry and play-based approaches. Verity is devoted to the development of children’s curiosities by providing activities to encourage investigation and thinking skills. She is passionate about IEYC and embraces the challenge to support schools and practitioners in extending children’s play and development.