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Childminding  ( 8.30.80.L1 )

LOCAL INFORMATION

8.30.80.L1

Childminding

 

Extent:      Jersey

Updated:   12 September 2017

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Words you may need to know

Childminder – someone who looks after young children from birth to the age of 12 in their own home

Register – to be officially recorded

 

Choosing the right childcare for you and your family is a very important decision.  There are many options available to suit different families’ needs. 

Those interested in the childcare provisions that are available in Jersey are advised to look at the websites below where a lot of valuable information is available.

See also:  8.30.80.L7 Childcare for Children

 

Childminding

The Childcare and Early Years Service (‘CEYS’) is a government service which is based at the Education Department.

PO Box 142   Highlands Campus  Jersey  JE4 8QJ

Tel:   01534 449387                         Fax:   01534 449334                  Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Opening hours:           Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm

See:  www.gov.je/Caring/Children/Pages/default.aspx

The website includes information about

-           Caring for children in your own home

-           Registering to become a childminder

-           Pre-registration meetings

-           How it affects your family

See:     www.gov.je/Caring/Children/Childcare/Pages/RegisteredChildcarer.aspx

 

How to find a childminder / childcare provider

The following website has details for registered childminders.

https://www.gov.je/Caring/Children/Childcare/Pages/ConditionRegistrationFamilyChildcare.aspx

See also: 8.30.80.L7 Childcare for Children

The Jersey Childcare Trust and Jersey Association of Child Carers also maintain details of childminders:

www.jcct.org.je.

www.jacc.org.je