Our Sponsors

 

 

 

   

 

Download our::

Keep up with Market Mommy around the web!

 

 

Advertisements

 
mother & daughter clothes 

 

 
#ASBC #motivationmonday #motivationmonday #contest #quote #quote 2011 Holiday Gift Guide 2nd Birthday Extravganza 5 Minutes for Mom About Us Achieving $uccess Advertising advertorials Alexa Announcements Galore apps at home care Author Autumn Blog Party Award Baby Accessories Baby Fair black friday blessings Blog Blog Tour Blogging Book Book review Book Writing branding budget Business Advice business lessons Business of the Week Business Opportunity business plan Celebrity Gift Placement Charity child care Childrens Decor Children's Lamps Children's Wall Art chistmas pajamas clothing coaching cold calling Communication community Conference consignment content creation Contest Coupon crowdfunding Customer Service cyber monday Cyber Monday Special digital marketing direct sales directory distractions DIY Email marketing Epson Printer essential oils etsy Etsy Blog Party Event Expert Blogger Panel Expo Facebook fampreneur Father's Day Tribute First Birthday Extravaganza first time customers Fling into Spring Forum franchise Free Seminar Free Services friends FTC Ruling Fun funding Fundraiser games gender inequality gift gifts for kids Giveaway gmail app for mass emailing goals Green Guest Blog Post health health apps HGG 2014 HGG 2015 HGG 2016 hgg 2017 hiring Holiday Blog Party holiday cards Holiday Gift Guide holiday gift guide 2012 holiday gift guide 2013 holiday gift guide 2015 holiday gift guide 2016 holiday gift guide 2017 holiday gifts holiday pricing Holiday Stress holidays Home Office Housekeeping Houston income and profit infographic infringement instagram intern international business Interview invention kids Kids Decor Kids Wall Art Labor Day Blog Party lead generation life balance LuLaRoe Market Mommy Market Mommy Favs Market Research Marketing 101 Marketing Materials marketing plan Marketing Recipe marketing tips Media millennials Misc. mobile mobile app mom business owners mom inventor Mom owned business mom owned businesses Mom Websites Mommy Monday Mother's Day Tribute multi level marketing Networking New Year Newsletter online marketing outsourcing Parenting partner Personal Photography Pitching Presentation Press Kits Press Release Press Release Week Printing Services prizes product Product Review Product Roundup Professionalism Promotion Protect Your Skin Public Relations Q&A Q&A Friday Resources Reviews safety product Sales Sam's Club scheduling software SCORE senior care SEO service shirt shop small side hustle Small business small business saturday Small Business Week Social Media Specials Sponsored St. Patrick's Day STAR Award Super Bowl Ads Survey teen thankful thanksgiving Think Spring Blog Party Thrifty Thursday time management Tips Top 5 toys trademarking Tradeshow Try This Tuesday's Tip Twitter up-cycled Vacation Ideas video wage gap web design Welcome Winners women entrepreneur Wordless Wednesday work from home Working Mom Workshop World Breastfeeding Week World Series
Main | Are You Ready to Expand your Business Operation? »
Tuesday
Sep102019

Can You Make Money From Childcare?

If you love babysitting, looking after your brood or being a full time mom, the chances are that you have had more than a fleeting thought of potentially making money from childcare. In the twenty first century, decent childcare is hard to come by. Many working moms struggle to locate decent nursery providers who provide a safe, secure, happy and healthy environment for their little darlings. Having a childcare business can allow you to work with children every day and provide a worthwhile service to working parents in your locality. Read on to discover whether you can make a business out of your childcare ambitions.

Legislation

As a new business, you will need to register and become accredited. As a newbie childcare provider, there are a few more hoops to jump through. Your premises will need to be inspected by the relevant local authority to ensure that your environment is safe. You are looking after children so you will need to be fully risk assessed, have all relevant insurances and undergo some further training. Just because you enjoy looking after kids doesn’t mean that you can care for a dozen toddlers for eight hours every day.

Ensure that you think about the logistics of a nursery, and consider where you will set up. Many people do have a day care within their own homes if they are large enough. Others choose to lease a premises to kit out with toys, furniture and relevant safety measures. Go and visit a few nurseries, home based and external. Which do you prefer? A home based nursery will have a cozier vibe. Can your pad cope with little people running it every day?

Staff

When you hire staff for your childcare business you need to carry out relevant criminal background checks. You can click here to look at how Checkr screens potential candidates providing you with a report. This can be carried out prior to interview. The staff you choose need to emulate the ethos of your nursery. If you are going for an informal relaxed, play based learning sort of nursery, you will want a personality that matches. You want staff that love kids, that are bubbly, happy and well qualified.

Alternatively, you may prefer to set up a more formal nursery to encourage sit down learning from an early age. These nurseries were once very popular amongst working moms but have fallen out of favor. Parents now want their children to embrace the awe and wonder of their childhood. Think about setting up a syllabus that involves learning games, heading outside to enjoy the natural world and a lot of speaking and listening. The sit down work can come later on at school. Focus on art and play instead.

Children want to feel safe and happy if they are spending their toddler years away from their mom. If your nursery doesn’t give children a comfortable space, the parents will remove them and find another nursery. Consider the sort of nursery that you want to create a go for it. Follow this guide, and your childcare business can help you to make money from your passion.

 

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>