OFSTED Common Core Skills for Nannies

ID-100290342 (Blackboard)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 core skills.

Nannytraininglink is also able to offer CACHE-endorsed, certified short-course training sessions of 2-3 hours each for those who have previous training or experience in childcare and want to update their skills but do not wish to obtain OFSTED registration.

All nannytraininglink trainers are all fully qualified, having worked extensively in various roles as nannies or professional child-carers and gained experience in nanny recruitment: this means that they fully appreciate and understand the need to balance parental requirements with a nanny’s personal desire to engage in continued professional development

Who should take which nannytraininglink course?

CACHE-endorsed Certificate for The Professional Nanny: This course is suited to

  • Candidates with at least two years working experience with children or a recognisable qualification within childcare and have already qualified for a CACHE certificate

Introduction to being a nanny/ home child carer: This course is suited to

  • Nannies with no childcare qualifications or training who would like to register with OFSTED
  • Nursery Nurses seeking to work as a Nanny
  • Mothers Helps, Childminder Assistants and Au Pairs

Where are nannytraininglink courses held?

Courses are usually held in the Greater London, Kent, Surrey, Hampshire, Bournemouth, and Essex areas. However, FOR GROUPS OF SIX OR MORE nannytraininglink is able to accommodate other locations. Please use our CONTACT page to enquire about a training course in your locality.

Are other courses available?

With more than thirty years’ experience in personnel, training and employment matters, nannytraininglink also offers the courses below to help nannies improve their employment opportunities

Transferable Employment Skills for Nannies

The ever changing child-care market means that nannies often look to split their working week between a part time nanny post and other employment. On this course you will learn to understand how the knowledge and experience gained as a nanny can be transferred into transferable skills for alternative roles.

Course Duration 2 hours      Course Cost: £25

CV Workshop

Your CV is your personal advertisement and the key to the door of the interview room. The way in which a CV is presented and the information it contains is essential to selling your RELEVANT skills, knowledge, experience and employability. On this course you will learn how to present yourself professionally, define your unique selling points, and accurately portray your individuality.

Course Duration 2.5 hours      Course Cost: £30

Margaret Cowell