Childminder


Childminders:

  • self-employed to work from their own home;
  • care for children from 6 weeks old to 8 years and older if required;
  • flexible with their opening hours;
  • costs vary from £4 per hour upwards;
  • can offer a school drop off and collection service;
  • some offer free early education for eligible 2, 3 and 4 year olds.