£9-9.99 per hour
You have some experience of looking after children, such as regular babysitting for family and friends or working at an after school club. You might have had a couple of months of nannying experience, or been a tutor.
If you are under 21, you'll start on £9 per hour, which includes your holiday pay. If you are aged between 21 to 22 you will receive £9.37 per hour (including holiday pay), and if you are over 23 you will receive £9.99 per hour (including holiday pay).
£10.25 per hour
Your children may have grown up and can look after themselves, but you still know the ins and outs of caring for children, or you might provide regular care for your grandchildren.
£10.25, £11 or £12 per hour
You’ve worked as a teacher, teaching assistant, nursery worker, nanny, childminder, lunchtime or passenger assistant, or similar roles.
Your rate is based on the length of your experience and roles you've had:
• £10.25 for 1+ years of experience
• £11 for 2+ years of experience (excluding lunchtime or passenger assistant)
• £12 for 3+ years of experience as a nanny or childminder only