The DfE has now published its evaluation of the childminder agency pilot. The full evaluation can be found here. Our Child Protection for Childminders course has been specifically developed and written for childminders and covers: legislation and guidance, the different types of child abuse, the range of indicators of abuse and neglect, child protection policies…

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In their September 2014 publication step-by-step guide to childminder agencies, the DfE has now confirmed that childminders ‘can only be registered with one agency or Ofsted at any one time’.  This means that those who join agencies will no longer be able to register with Ofsted so that they can keep their individual inspection rating. The…

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We know it can be difficult for busy childminders and childcare workers to find time to do training.  This is why we have developed a specific online course for this sector.  Written in partnership with a leading Childminding Association and in line with the latest government guidelines the course seems to be just what childcare workers…

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