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We are looking for a reliable Childminder to offer quality childcare within a positive and safe environment. You will be responsible to ensure you provide a stimulating environment in which children can play, learn and develop new skills.

This position can be stressful and difficult. A childminder will have to be polite and sensitive towards children while also remaining committed to their purpose and persistent. Excellent communication skills and a sense of urgency are extremely useful to succeed in this task.


  • To build and maintain positive and professional relationships with parents, toddler groups and other childminders.
  • To deliver high level of customer service at all times.
  • To plan, provide and take part in play-based activities that stimulate and support children’s intellectual, physical, social, emotional and language development.
  • Listening to, encouraging, enabling, stimulating and ensuring the safe keeping of the children.
  • Provision of refreshments, encouraging healthy eating and promoting a healthy lifestyle.
  • Ensuring equipment is well maintained, age appropriate and safe to use.
  • Ensuring good hygiene standards are met.
  • Ensuring risk assessment is carried out around the surrounding, both indoors and outdoors to ensure safety of the children. This should be done in regular intervals.
  • Ensuring accidents, emergencies and the administering of medication are dealt with according to policy and first-aid box regularly replenished.

Requirements and Skills

  • Proven experience as a childminder
  • Ability to handle responsibility
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Awareness of safety precautions
  • Ability to be polite and compassionate without lacking confidence
  • Certificate in Early Childhood Education or related course will be preferred

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