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Setting up a Home-Based Childcare Business course

The Bi-Borough Childcare and Early Education service deliver Free Information sessions for Westminster and RBKC residents interested in becoming a registered childminder. These sessions are delivered by Glynis Mates who is the Bi-Borough Early Years & inclusion Advisor for childminders.
   
The Bi-Borough Home-based Childcare Course is called  
'Setting up a Home-Based Childcare Business’ course (which is one unit of a Level 3 Children & Young People’s Workforce Diploma).
This is accepted by Ofsted as an approved course as part of Ofsted registration.
 
Interested parties will initially attend the Childminder Information session and the subsequent EYFS/assessment session both of which are free, successful applicants will then be invited to the Homebased Childcare Course. Currently the cost of the course is £150 which includes the 12 hour Paediatric First Aid training. The course consists of 8 weekly sessions of 2 ½ hours sessions. The service has linked up with the ‘Woman out to Work’ organisation (Westminster residents) and with the Grenfell Recovery fund (RBKC residents) who will be offering funding to cover the course fees for eligible attendees.

The course will commence 20th April 2020
 
The next Childminding Information Session will be held on:
 
Monday 16th March 2020
10:00 – 12:00
Abbey Centre
34 Great Peter Street
SW1P 3BU
 
Anyone interested in attending this session or for more information please contact Glynis: 

Email: gmates@westminster.gov.uk  Tel: 020 7641 1007
 
Clients looking at other career choices within childcare can contact Glynis for information, advice and guidance. 



Last Updated 30/01/2020

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