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How irregular bedtimes can have a huge impact on your child

We have all had times when our children have headed to bed a little bit later than normal. This...

Difference Between Choking and Gagging

One huge concern for any parent or person who is charge of a child is choking. This is particularly...

What to do when your employer doesn’t pay

As an employee you have the right to be paid in accordance with the terms of your contract. Other...

How to get the job you deserve

When approaching a potential employer or agency, there are a number of factors that you need to...

5 tips for a brilliant CV

The job market in the UK can be extremely competitive. We want you to have the best chance when...

Online Tax-Free Childcare for 2017

You may have heard about the new online Tax- Free Childcare government scheme starting in early...

Work Place Pension and Auto Enrolment

Work Place Pension and Auto Enrolment Auto enrolment – What is it? and how does it affect you? Auto...

Why You Should Never Accept Cash In Hand

Taking care of someone else’s child requires great responsibility, commitment, dedication and hard...

Nannies and redundancy

The essential nature of nannying means that many jobs come to a natural end as children become...

Nannies and basic employment rights

Employment law – the basics Starting a new job is often a worrying time for anyone but particularly...

Looking after babies and children in the sun

Here in the UK we are known to get a little excited when the sun decides to make an appearance...

Hermit Nanny

' Are you a hermit Nanny?' Being a Nanny is a fantastic and rewarding career choice. People decide...

NEW – OCN Common Core Skills Course (1 day attendance course)

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new course for Childcare Professionals! The Common...