CHILDMINDING

 

Welcome!

 

Welcome to childminders, childminding assistants and childminders in the making!  Please browse this page for helpful reference and guideline documents, templates and articles for your professional development.

Click on the relevant links below if you are looking for a CPD session, or want to find out more about childminding groups or hubs.
Click on OAP Templates for helpful templates or proformas which you can use to assess and track children’s learning and development.

Prospective childminders who are booked onto the Introduction to Childminding Practice course can click on the ICP folder for additional reading material.

For childminder queries contact cmsupport@bristol.gov.uk

If you have a query about the Free Early Education Entitlement (FEEE) for all three and four year olds and eligible two year olds, email pioneer@bristol.gov.uk 

If you would like some advice from the Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) for the childminding network, contact Rachael Clelland by email rachael.clelland@bristol.gov.uk or Tel: 0117 9031296

GUIDELINE POLICIES

POLICIES AND DOCUMENTS

 Safeguarding for childminders

SAFEGUARDING FOR CHILDMINDERS

Newsletters

NEWSLETTERS

Working with Assistants

WORKING WITH ASSISTANTS

Childminding Hubs and Groups

CHILDMINDING GROUPS AND HUBS

INTRODUCTION TO CHILDMINDING PRACTICE

INTRODUCTION TO CHILDMINDING PRACTICE

Childminding network CPD

CHILDMINDING NETWORK CPD

OAP templates

OAP TEMPLATES

Bristol Standard for childminders

THE BRISTOL STANDARD FOR CHILDMINDERS

Latest News

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming!

The General Data Protection Regulation is coming! Look at our GDPR guideline documents which are available on the Policies and Documents page and below.  On the advice of the ICO, create three documents to show compliance: A Data Protection Policy which shows your...

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Health Protection – Who to Call and Why

Health Protection – Who to Call and Why Due to recent reports of a rise in cases of measles and scarlet fever and flu outbreaks in several education settings, it is important you know what to do and who to call. If a member of staff or pupil has a...

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Childminding contacts

 The Childminding Support Team – contact cmsupport@bristol.gov.uk  | Tel 0117 3574192