Childminder agency updates
4 July 2016
The Department for Education have published an updated guidance for childminder agencies, which includes information on childminders operating from non-domestic premises.
11 January 2016
Ofsted have published new childminder agency inspection guidance for inspectors
5 September 2014
The Department for Education has published the findings of the childminder agency trial evaluation which took place earlier this year.
29 August 2014
- The Department for Education has published a ‘step-by-step guide’ to establishing childminder agencies. The document includes information on registration, safeguarding and advice on practice support.
- Ofsted has published the Framework for the regulation of childminder agencies, which outlines it will regulate agencies.
27 August 2014
Ofsted has published a new handbook for childminder agencies which outlines the agency registration process as well as its enforcement policy.