• Childcare
  • Industry
  • Rolling programme
  • Start date
  • All
  • Eligible Age Range

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Scottish Childminding Association

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The Programme for Scotland’s Childminding Future (PSCF) provides successful candidates with a unique package of dedicated support and training to support you in starting a new childminding career.  Our Package incudes:

  • FREE induction training, one-to-one support and your first year of SCMA membership
  • FREE start-up package of three childminding-specific training courses
  • Recorded and Drop in Support Sessions
  • Dedicated Workforce Officer to provide one to one support
  • Minimum £750* business start-up grant *T&Cs apply

Find out more here: https://getstarted.childminding.org/

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Employability programmes work a little differently from other courses, especially when it comes to eligibility. For example, someone from Glasgow wouldn't be eligible for a programme taking place in North Ayrshire, and vice versa. Check the Postcode Eligibility tab in the Things to Know section to make sure this programme is open to you.

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Updated on June 17, 2024 at 1:48 pm
  • Industry: Childcare
  • Programme Type: One-to-One Support
  • Eligible Age Range: All
  • Course Length: 26 weeks approx (candidates own pace)
  • Eligible Groups: Not in Full Time Education, In Receipt of Benefit, Disabled Person, Lone Parent, Homeless / At Risk of Homelessness, Care Experienced, Refugee, LGBT+, BME Groups, Health Conditions, Long Term Unemployment, Redundant/Facing Redundancy
  • Attendance Pattern: Flexible
  • Travel Expenses Covered: Yes
  • Postcode Eligibility: Dumfries and Galloway
  • Start date: Rolling programme

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