Category Archives: Advice

The 2017 Budget and Childcare

The budget announced that there is to be further help for parents with childcare costs.  It has now opened the scheme to the self-employed and this will replace the childcare vouchers as we know.  The money expert has written a … Continue reading

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Health and Safety

As a member of the FSB, I get a lot of updates on employment law which is very useful.  Recently I have been sent the information regarding Health and safety, whilst some of this will not apply to parents employing … Continue reading

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Professional Nanny Training -New Dates Confirmed

Do you want to become a nanny? Are you looking for a career change? Are you a nanny who would like refresher training? Are you looking to further develop your nanny skills and career prospects? Are you looking to transition … Continue reading

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Nanny Training Course

nannytraininglink is pleased to announce a new nanny training course in association with Keri Cartwright of Nutkins Nannies covering: Activities for Children Employment Matters for Nannies PLUS free first aid taster session by Keri To launch the new course nannytraininglink … Continue reading

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Scarlet Fever

The daily Mail wrote a large article on this over the weekend and we have decided to share this with our nannies and parents. Nannies are often aware of childhood illnesses within their charges childcare environment i.e. playgroups, nursery or … Continue reading

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Meeting of Minds

On Saturday 6th February I attended a fantastic day at the “Meeting of Minds” event arranged by Margaret Cowell of nannytraininglink. Margaret began proceedings by introducing the assembled audience to the Association of Nanny Agencies (ANA) which represents many established … Continue reading

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Healthy Meals for Children

This article in the Daily Mail highlights the dangers of hidden sugars in food. This is hardly news because these risks have long been known and in recent times have been the subject of intense public scrutiny and a cause … Continue reading

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