Teachers and Careers professionals may not be aware that the childcare industry is facing a crisis. That’s why we’re really excited to be partnering with Tinies on the new Inspiring a Future in Childcare Campaign to help combat the short supply of childcarers in the UK and the resulting under-representation of childcare career routes in schools and colleges.
Find out more about the Inspiring a Future in Childcare Campaign.
To volunteer just an hour of your time to support the campaign in schools or virtually, please click here.
Careers England have advised that in today’s dynamic economy, more opportunities are opening up for young people. “But if young people are to be able to make the most of the opportunities available to them, they need the right information and advice – at the right times – tailored to them as individuals”. So, we’re helping Tinies to engage with schools and colleges to make sure young people are aware of the wonderful opportunities that are available to them.
A career in childcare offers a range of roles to be pursued including working as a nanny, childminder and nursery/crèche worker. A career in childcare can be extremely fulfilling and rewarding. Each working day involves caring for children that look to their carer for guidance, fun, stimulation and most of all answers!
Tinies is the UK’s leading childcare company and nanny agency network with over 30 regional childcare recruitment offices across the UK, uniquely operating in the childcare sector as both recruiter and operators. There are now many childminder agencies set up to help people become childminders and offer them advice and support in becoming registered with Ofsted. Students can also pursue a career in childcare through an apprenticeship. Tinies can offer further guidance around accessing a career in childcare.
Read about Inspiring a Future in Childcare career networking event at Parkhill School, run in partnership with Tinies and the Department for Education here.
To read childcarer testimonials and find out more about how you can get involved with the Inspiring A Future In Childcare Campaign then please visit the Tinies website.
Login to your Inspiring the Future account to find volunteers able to talk about routes to childcare in your area.