Childminding taster briefing (England)

Are you thinking about registering as a childminder in England? Our short online briefing will give you all the information you need to help you decide if becoming a registered childminder is right for you.  If you live in Wales please see information on the briefing sessions in Wales

For just £5.00 you can explore what being a childminder in England involves and discover more about the training you need to get started. 

We'll also explain about the Ofsted Early Years Register and the compulsory and voluntary parts of the childcare register.

By the end of this briefing you will:

  • Understand the legal requirements of becoming a registered childminder in England
  • Understand Ofsted's role in relation to childminding and the registration process
  • Have an overview of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
  • Understand the training requirements and support available to you.

Throughout the briefing you will have the opportunity to view or download and print resources and link to additional information.