Support and guidance to become an Ofsted registered childminder and for Ofsted registered childminders
The council works to support people to become childminders and those that are Ofsted registered childminders Brighton & Hove.
- If you are looking for a childminder please see the Family Information Service pages.
This web page contains information on how to become a childminder and to help meet the requirements of Ofsted, the Early Years Foundation Stage and local authority regulations.
There is advice on how to write your childminding documents and policies along with lots of other useful information. You can download templates and planning sheets. We've also included all the important links to other websites to support your childminding practice.
We also have a page about getting out and about, childminder drop ins and ideas for places to go.
More information and ways to contact us
Here is a list of useful telephone numbers for childminders in Brighton and Hove.
Sheila Inwards Childminding Manager 01273 294525 firstname.lastname@example.org
Annette Barnard Development Officer 01273 293523 email@example.com
If neither of these contacts are available please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Finance Team / Early Years Free Entitlement
Alan Haworth Senior Finance Officer 01273 293585
Jenny Perrin Free Entitlement Childcare Officer 01273 293670
Nina Williams Free Entitlement Childcare Support Officer 01273 295209
Theo Mountford EYC Workforce Development Team 01273 294664
Zoe Cox Childcare Recruitment and Business Support Officer 01273 294139
Advice, information and support for special educational needs 01273 294944
Advice and support to settings with bilingual children 01273 292521
Support and guidance when increasing number of children 01273 292222
Front Door For Families (FDFF) 01273 290400
Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) 01273 295643
- Morton Michel
- Department for Education
- Foundation Years
- Registering as a nanny
- Tax Free Childcare
Join the discussion and get involved
- Get all the latest updates from the Family Information Service