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OFSTED Common Core Skills for Nannies

Nannytraininglink offers courses that cover the six common core skills and knowledge required by nannies wishing to become OFSTED registered. The nannytraininglink one-day intense Professional Nanny Training Course is designed to ensure that nannies have a full understanding of the knowledge and skills needed to work as a nanny and covers these OFSTED six common…

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The True Cost of Cheap Nannies

The risks of not using a professional nanny agency with a reputation for standards and integrity are clearly highlighted in this Daily Mail story. Fortunately no harm came to any child on this occasion but the situation nonetheless illustrates the potential perils of using unregulated online nanny recruitment. The decision to employ a nanny is…

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Changes to Parental Leave Legislation

New rules introduced in April 2015 will allow parents to share their entitlement to maternity and paternity leave following the birth or adoption of their child meaning that up to 50 weeks of leave and 37 weeks of pay can be apportioned to either parent. The rules mean that parents will also be able to…

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Training Course -28th Feb 2015

There are a few places remaining on the Select Nannies training course scheduled for Saturday 28th February in Surrey. For more information and to book your place, please CLICK HERE.

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Beware Online Childcare Recruitment

Margaret Cowell and Angela Spencer  of Nannytraininglink gave an interview for Homechildcarer Magazine on the dangers of parents using the internet to find childcare and for child-carers who post their CVs to advertise their services. The warning to parents followed an incident reported in the national press in which a convicted paedophile used the online…

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Nannytraininglink Launches Blog

Rather than issue newsletters of items that we thought might be of interest to those to those working or otherwise engaged in the professional childcare sector, Nannytraininglink has decided to embrace current technology to bring to its clients, members, contacts and a wider audience news, developments and opinions about matters related to the childcare profession.…

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