importance of partnership with parents for all aspects of the child care service |
Parents are the first educators of their children and it is very important that anyone working with children and young people makes every possible effort to establish effective partnerships with parents. Children are...
• Equal opportunities
Write a policy for each of the above, and write a procedure to explain how each of the policies will be implemented. Four policies are four procedures are required
Confidentiality and Data Protection are vital when...
for becoming a childminder in Northern Ireland you must do so through your local Health and Social Services Trust. A childminder must by law register with the local Health and Social Services Trust and the purpose of registration is to protect children, to provide reassurance to parents using childcare...
Registered childminders look after one or more children in a domestic setting usually their own home for payment.
They can look after babies from 6 weeks old to 7 year olds. There are strict ratios that have to be adhered to, so that the childminder can give the best...
The safeguarding and welfare requirements
This framework is mandatory for all early years providers (from 1 September 2012) 1: maintained schools, non-maintained schools, independent schools, and all providers on the Early Years Register 2. The learning and development requirements are given legal...
About this document
A principled approach
Setting the standards
Providing for equality of opportunity
Creating the framework for partnership working
Improving quality and consistency
Laying a secure foundation for future learning
Section 2 – Learning and Development...
responsibilities About this document A principled approach Setting the standards Providing for equality of opportunity Creating the framework for partnership working Improving quality and consistency Laying a secure foundation for future learning
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Section 2 – The learning...
Each childminder will be registered and inspected with Ofsted to ensure that they are able to demonstrate the quality and standards of care required by Ofsted, the Early Years Foundation Stage and the NCMA. Each childminder must ensure that they provide high quality childcare, within a...
Professional Skills in Childminding
Professional Knowledge of a Childminder
Professional Values and Attitudes in Childminding
Personal Skills in Childminding
Critical Evaluation of Personal Skills
Personal Knowledge of a Childminder
Critical Evaluation of Personal Knowledge
Learning outcome 1: understand how to setup a home based childcare service
Task 2: In order to operate a registered home based childcare service the following policies and procedures must be place
Task 2a: Accidents, illness and emergencies
As a childminder I will insure that all children in...
as Pre-school, Nursery or Reception education. In the UK all 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to access free, part time nursery education up to 15 hours per week for up to 38 weeks of the year. This applies until they reach the term following their 5th birthday, when full time education then becomes compulsory...
How the study was carried out 5
Key findings 6
Section A 8
Promoting outcomes for children with special needs 8
Organisation, leadership and management 15
Training and development 18
Partnerships with parents and other organisations 20
Care’ is Paramount.
What it means to have a duty of care in own work role
How duty of care contributes to the safeguarding or protection of individuals
A Duty of Care is the sole responsibility of me as a Childminder. I am registered on the early years register and registered with Ofsted plus my...
Chorlton Little Gems Policies & Procedures
Introduction to Chorlton Little Gems
About me and my family…
I am an Ofsted registered childminder and live with my husband,Guy Lancaster
We live in a non-smoking end-terrace at 204 Oswald Road, Chorlton, which is close to St.Hilda’s, St.John’s...
They are seen as experts and children and young people rely on their carers to ensure they are cared for properly. A duty of care also extends to the parents, as they too expect practitioners to use their knowledge and expertise to care for their children properly.
It is also relevant that in childcare...
Meeting the welfare requirements
Providers must comply with all the legal requirements set out and should have regard to the statutory guidance. Ofsted will base its regulatory and inspection judgements on whether a provider has met the general and specific legal requirements, and has had regard to...
years old, have been entitled to free places at nursery or another preschool setting eg. Childminders. However from 1st September 2010 the Government extended the free entitlement from 12.5 to 15 hours per week for up to 38 weeks per year.
There are several options for early years education of which these...
description using the template below to describe your duties and responsibilities
Name: Emma Brooks
Job Title: Childminder
Duties of Role
My duty as a childminder is to provide high quality care for children and young people. In order to achieve this I must ensure I am familiar...
the Childcare Act 2006 and every child matters, all 3 and 4 year old children in England are able to receive free, part time early years education, up to 15 hours per week, for a school year of 38 weeks per year. Early year’s education follows the Early Years Foundation Stage guidance which was simplified...
if people are doing a good job in looking after children, if they are not they try to help them get better. Ofsted inspect children services e.g. childminders, nursery's etc. to see the standard of care for children, after there inspections they carry out a report of what they have found. All in all Ofsted's...