Closure of Lanarkshire nurseries placed on pause with over thirty employees dealing with redundancy

A school has determined to press pause on the closure of two nurseries in Lanarkshire till the tip of the 12 months.

New Faculty Lanarkshire introduced that its nurseries in Coatbridge and Cumbernauld can be closing on the finish of the present time period because of ‘monetary challenges’ which has resulted in an actual phrases reduce of round £4.3m within the subsequent monetary 12 months.

During the last three years, the school has needed to fork out greater than £1m in additional funding with the intention to keep the nursery provision.

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The closure of the childcare centres implies that over 30 members of employees face the prospect of redundancy or redeployment, the Daily Record reported.

Now, the school has determined to maintain the nurseries open till December 31 2023.

A spokesperson mentioned: “We promised we might hear, have interaction and be attentive to recommendations, views and choices put ahead by employees, mother and father, unions and different stakeholders in our neighborhood and have executed so.

“We absolutely recognise the worth and significance of the totally different views others can present and recognise these insights can inform and advance our considering.

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“The numerous monetary challenges that the school faces stay however we’re aware of our want to offer time and house to additional discover the methods by which we’d function our nurseries otherwise.

“Consequently, the school will proceed to immediately function our nurseries in Cumbernauld and Coatbridge till December thirty first 2023.

“This extension interval will present a chance to interrogate different approaches to how our nurseries are financially supported.

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“We’re aware of the very vital influence this case has induced and the ensuing anxiousness for employees, households and the opposite networks affected. We’ll proceed to hear and interact carefully with all of them over the approaching weeks and months.”


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