Becoming a Registered Childminder

Would you like a career which works with children and is flexible? If the answer is yes, becoming a registered childminder might be the right choice for you.

Childminding can be a rewarding career that suits many different lifestyles. As a childminder you will be your own boss, working from your own home and can organise your work to suit both yourself and the families you work with.

Our Childcare Development Officers can offer you advice a guidance about becoming a registered childminder and will support you through your application. You will be encouraged to attend one of our childminder briefing sessions and booking is essential. . Call us on 0800 0196 330 for an information pack, or you can download our publications below.

Childminder Briefing Sessions

Steps to Becoming a Registered Childminder

Childminder Questionnaire