Welcome to the new BCMA website. By using the links above you can find information on policy and procedure writing, CPD for childminders and guidance for parents and carers who are seeking quality childcare.
Our aim is to promote quality, professional homebased childcare and help childminders to continually improve the service they offer.
Keep checking in with us for news articles and information.
Saturday 24th February- 10.00am to 2.00pm
This course is suitable for those that currently hold a Safeguarding Children Certificate that is no more than 2 years old.
3 x Saturday - 20th, 27th January and 3rd February 2018 - www.figchildcaretraining.co.uk
If you'd like to meet us and ask any questions on becoming a childminder we have a
Free Childminder Briefing Session
Monday 8th January 2018 - 7pm - 8.15pm at Bromley United Reform Church, 20 Widmore Road, BR1 1RY. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to attend.
The revised EYFS was published on 3 March 2017 and will come into force on 3 April 2017. The revised EYFS is available to download. Also a one page guide for providers.
How to become an Ofsted Registered Childminder and all other training for registered Childminders
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Tax-Free Childcare - Childcare providers need to sign up to this scheme to receive payments from parents
The Childcare New Business Grants Scheme is now available. Please use the link below to see if you qualify.