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Latest Comments
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: Becoming a Childminder
    @ l l - It is always difficult to guarantee work when self-employed, but there is never a shortage of good childminders needed. I have…
    27 February 2015
  • yenne
    Re: DBS Checks
    I am applying as a school assistant but worried about my husband's past might affect my application. He's been charge for fraud 11 years ago. He committed…
    27 February 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: Becoming a Special Needs Volunteer
    @Tej - I have included a link to the National Autism Society here. You don't say what location you are bas
    27 February 2015
  • babe
    Re: The Girl Guides, Brownies and Rainbows
    Hi my daughter would like to join brownies at the age of 9 but has not been through rainbows we live in Arnold…
    27 February 2015
  • Sanj
    Re: DBS Checks
    I had my DBS done in nov I've passed stages 1,2,3 and have been stuck at stage 4 since 20th nov. I started my new job on the 5th jan now I'm chasing DBS…
    26 February 2015
  • shez
    Re: Great Ways to Get Work Experience With Children
    Hi, im looking to get a full time job working in a residental home for children with high emotional and…
    26 February 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @MrsB - I would give the DBS helpline a call via the link here. They should be able to give you
    26 February 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @rach - I suggest she calls the DBS helpline via the link hereto get the correct information di
    26 February 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: How Do I Start my Career as a Family Support Worker?
    @Charlie - It seems like you have a lot in the way of relevant experience which is a good start. I…
    26 February 2015
  • I I
    Re: Becoming a Childminder
    I want to be a registered childminder but am worried about the steady income aspect. Whats the best way to advertise and how do i ensure i…
    26 February 2015
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