PACEY's blog - food for thought

BLOG: Help! I need so much stuff to start my childminding business

It's more important than ever to teach children about the benefits of being eco-friendly and one of the best ways to do that is through play. We asked one of our fabulous PACEY Advisors, Pat, for some greener ideas that can be used in childcare settings during playtime!


Posted by Pat Tomlinson, PACEY Advisor | with 0 comments

BLOG: Expanding your business, get 20% off Childminding Assistant Contracts

Everything you need to know about PACEY's 'product of the month' for December - Childminding Assistant Contracts. Additional 20% off for PACEY members!


Posted by Billy Welsby, Marketing Executive, PACEY | with 0 comments

Busting the paperwork myths in Wales

When speaking to childminders in Wales, particularly those who have been working in the sector for many years we have noticed a growing concern around the amount of paperwork needed when childminding. We decided to look at some of these myths and spread the truth!


Posted by Holly Love, Quality and Training Officer, PACEY Cymru | with 0 comments

Five top tips for childminding in a small setting

I don't know about you, but I often dream about my ideal childminding setting. I`m guilty of spending far too much time on Pinterest and Instagram looking at pictures of airy, spacious, well organised childcare settings that I can only ever dream of replicating. Alas, I live in a small house, and this isn't going to change anytime soon so here are my five top tips for making the most of childminding from a small home


Posted by Layla Fitzwilliam Hall, Childminder | with 10 comments

Care is ageless

After her childminding children met a number of elderly volunteers at a Salvation Army donation trip, Chloe noticed that they positively thrived interacting with them, with an incredible amount of confidence. Chloe's great-grandmother was then diagnosed with Alzheimer's and the idea of visiting her with the children made complete sense.    


Posted by Chloe Webster, Pebbles Childcare | with 0 comments

5 reasons why you should do our Preparing to Work in Home-Based Childcare course

Want to be a childminder in England? Thinking about doing our Preparing to Work in Home-Based Childcare course? Here are 5 reasons why you should!


Posted by PACEY | with 39 comments