Useful links & References

 Useful Links

Foundation Years
This is what the organisation says “Foundation Years is an indispensable site to support professionals working with children and families in the foundation years, a one stop shop for resources, information and the latest news from the early years sector. Developed collaboratively by you, the sector – for the sector, the site brings together information from many sources that will help you to support children to develop and flourish”

 My Education UK

MyEducation (UK) offers Au Pair placements in the USA, Germany and the Netherlands. The programmes are a professional and cultural experience for participants. You will live with a host family who appreciates your childcare skills but will also hope to welcome you as a family member and teach you about their culture and community. Our programmes include; weekly or monthly wage, holiday allowance, full board in the family home, return flight with as 12 month commitment, the option to take some educational classes and much more. The cost to you will be minimal but the experience will be life changing. Host families in all of our destinations are waiting for English speaking Au Pairs.

Home Childcarer – The magazine for childminders and nannies.

UK Childminding Forum – A childminding resource for childminders by childminders


See our Department for Education and Ofsted published documents page


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