Childminding secrets: Expert tips to become an outstanding childminder

Becoming a childminder

Wondering what training you need to complete, or how to register with Ofsted? Or maybe you’d like tips on setting up your home, or what toys work best? We answer all your need-to-know questions.

Running your business

Becoming a childminder means being self-employed, and running a business can seem daunting. We cover what you need to plan for, what policies you should put in place, and how to communicate effectively with parents.

The bits you didn't know you need to know

As well as the essentials, this book is filled with first-person advice from childminders and industry professionals. It’s not just a helpful guideā€”it’s a window into the real world of childminding. Mistakes and all!