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Nannies are you taking part in the marathon?

First aid for life sent us some very handy tips for keeping safe during the Marathon that we wanted to share. Good luck on Sunday everyone taking part and we hope you raise a lot of money for good causes: Your Marathon Survival Guide – top tips to help you get the most out of…

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New Minimum wage from April

Add text to display Paste URL link and press enter to add Way2paye who provide business’s and home-based nanny payroll have kindly sent us information to update nannies and clients we assist. In the business world gross is always paid. We hope that the trend to Gross with nannies is becoming more prevalent than previous…

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New figures for April 2018

Way2Paye have kindly given us the information for April 2018. It is important parents are enrolling their nannies on a payroll system. Nannies cannot be self employed if they are only work for you. Please call the experts for further information regarding any payroll issues or queries. New figures for April 2018 Tax Year. National…

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News Childcare prices surge at double rate of inflation

The family and childcare trust have published a report on childcare costs. Over the last 10 years costs have just risen for families due to many aspects. Nannies or nurseries have incurred many additional costs with SSP now paid by employers, minimum wage and holiday pay, whilst it is only fair to employers, it is…

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Allergy Management

Thank you to Kerri from Safety First which is a First Aid and Safety Training Company in Bexley, SE London. As the manager I like to write blogs with hints and tips on managing potential emergencies. Nannies it is good to keep these on file for any future need and good to update an understanding…

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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 superb piece on this so I have added the link for in depth details. How…

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Wrap-Around Care

An article appeared in the Daily Mail regarding Nurseries opening at 6am until 8pm to help working parents cover the hours to enable them to work full time.  The Government believe this will be more flexible for parents enabling them to return to work without the worry and concerns of time issues for care of…

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Car Safety

Today GMB (Good morning Britain) had a very through report on this article and for nannies it is a major safety aspect of their work and we would advise them to be aware of the law and keep updated regularly for any chances and when children outgrow their current arrangements when a change is needed.…

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Meningitis

It was reported on various programmes today and through the BBC news about the meningitis.  This is a very important illness to be recognised when caring for children and speed of identifying this quickly is extremely important. Nanny link training has linked the article. When caring for children as a nanny it is very important…

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The Dummies Guide to Dummies

A recent news story in the Telegraph sparked controversy and outrage when it was reported that David and Victoria Beckham allow their four-year-old daughter Harper to continue to use a dummy. Whether right or wrong (and even expert opinions are divided on health and social concerns), parents who want to wean their children off dummies need…

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