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A DIY, fun and educational activity for a non-toxic paint option. This easy-to-follow recipe is an inexpensive process that allows nannies to include, encourage and explore creativity with their charges. Best of all, it calls for ingredients already found in the kitchen! You will need: Flour -1 cup Water -1 cup Salt -1 cup Food Coloring (liquid watercolor is a great alternative if you have some) ...
The path to academic achievement and educational fulfillment is a marathon, not a sprint. As parents, we shoulder the dual responsibility of guiding our children and nurturing their unique journeys through learning and discovery. This epic task requires more than mere participation; it demands strategic action, patience, and unwavering support. In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into 6 invaluable methods to empower your kids to triumph...
Not every child will be happy to be instructed to wear prescription glasses. As a nanny, that presents you with the task of getting your charge to adopt a behaviour they dislike. This can be challenging, just like it can be when coaxing them to go to bed at a particular time or getting picky eaters to eat nutritious dishes . Yet all those health habits are necessary for their health and well-being. Children need enough sleep to have enough...
Have you ever wondered how much money you can make as a nanny?   Key Points Summary Qualifications and Experience High salary nanny positions require a minimum of 2–3 years of childcare experience, relevant qualifications, CPR/First Aid training, a driving license, and a clean criminal background check. Role Responsibilities Nannies may be required to perform light housekeeping duties,...
Top 10 Outdoor Summer Activities for your Charges   Summer is finally here! And for all you nannies, governors, and governesses with the possibility to now take your charges outside, we thought we’d post our 10 favourite activities and games to keep your charges smiling in the sunshine. So without further ado, let the countdown begin!   Balloon Dart Painting  A wonderful, colourful, and...
Why Do You Want to Work in Early Years: Why Working in Early Years is Like Using Your Talents to Change Lives. For those of you considering working within the early years sector of childcare, it is a good idea to know what to expect before you take the leap! And for those already working within the area, you may wish to take a moment to remember why it is such a rewarding role. Yes, the hours can be long, and expectations placed on...
Want to know the best Netflix nanny movies and shows to watch together with kids? Just started a new nanny job and looking for some fun shows to watch together? Look no further, Netflix contains a multitude of amazing shows for every audience and will be adding new shows from a different genre every month. Movie sessions are a great way to strengthen the bond between a nanny and children because they can interact with each other while...
For babies with teething rash, what is the best way to treat this? Babies between the ages of 6 months and 12 months start sporting toothy grins and pearly whites. Teething often begins as early as 2-months-old. Your child may have disrupted sleep, an increased need to gnaw, and fussiness. Teething may also lead to excessive drooling, which might result in a teething rash.  During teething, an erupting tooth can stimulate excess...
This week's blog is an interview with Andrew Lowery, creator of Rollama, an online interactive English grammar tool.  Can you describe Rollama in one sentence for someone who has never heard of it before? Rollama is a web app of interactive games for English spelling, punctuation, and grammar (SPAG) which uses gamification mechanics to incentivise regular practise and help all students build fluent fundamentals....
Homemade ice cream. There’s nothing quite like it, especially when enjoyed alongside the laughter of children. As battle-scarred childcare professionals, we've seen firsthand how ice cream can bring joy to both young and old. Get ready to indulge your senses and read on for expertise on creating this top treat from scratch. Step 1: Choosing the Right Ingredients Selecting high-quality ingredients is crucial for the most delightful...
Welcome to our comprehensive, expertly crafted guide on creating and using fine, homemade, non-toxic playdough. At Jobs in Childcare, we recognize the significance of engaging and stimulating activities for children. We invite you to read on for our top-tier, time-tested playdough recipe and some great tips to engage in the fun of playdough with your charges. A quick note - if you’re looking for more fun and kid-friendly activity...
Welcome to our Jobs in Childcare comprehensive insight into teaching jobs with the absolute best paid salaries. Our expert perspective will provide you with all the factors you need to consider in your career as you swim towards the most lucrative and rewarding teaching opportunities available across the globe. In this extensive guide, we'll delve into each of the most common top paying teaching positions in reverse-financially-satisfying...