Exciting opportunities to become a Childminder!
Are you looking for a new career? One where you can make a real difference to the lives of young people in Devon, and receive a government bursary for taking your first steps in the industry? Then consider becoming a Devon Childminder.
- rewarding career
- flexible hours to suit your circumstances
- work from home
- be your own boss
- make a real difference in your community
Preparing to be a Childminder course:
The Early Years and Childcare Service run a "Preparing to be a Childminder" course which provides you with the skills and knowledge to start your new career as a childminder, including setting yourself up as a business.
The course comprises of eLearning modules plus two morning sessions with a tutor (through Microsoft Teams).
(course also available as an eLearning course for those with previous experience)
Next course dates: Thursday 1st and Thursday 22nd February 2024 (9.45am - 1pm)
Course cost: £25.
Start up grants:
If you become an Ofsted registered childminder you can receive a £600 start up grant from the Government. If you register with an agency, the grant increases up to £1200!
Find out more about becoming a childminder:
To find out more about becoming a childminder, including how to book onto the childminder course visit: Becoming a childminder - Information for childcare providers (devon.gov.uk)
- Work LocationDevon
- Work Postcode
- Occupational GroupChildcare
- Salary Details
If you become an Ofsted registered childminder you can receive a £600 start up grant from the Government.
- Job TermPermanent
- Appointment TypeVariable Hours
Choose hours to suit you
- Closing Date
- DBS Check Required