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How do you choose a nursery for your child?

Choosing a nursery for your child is a huge stepping stone in our lives. Whether you’re returning to work full time or part time or just looking for a nursery to provide the first steps in their educational journey, choosing the right setting for your child is a big decision and one you want to

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what is the make it work campaign

Be proud to be a working parent

You should be proud to be a working parent right? It’s not always so easy… I spotted the bullies across the playground, but it was too late – they were huddled around the school gate, and there was no escape. I’d have to walk straight through the middle of their gang, and I knew it

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Preparing to find a job

Preparing to find a job

Preparing to find a job? Feeling like it’s time to return to the work place after years of childcare? Or maybe it’s just time for a change of job or direction. Either way, it may be that you haven’t had to get out there and sell yourself for a long time and you may find

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Part Time work

Part Time Work: Find the perfect work-life balance

Who says you can’t have it all?  A family, a career, and time for you appears to be the impossible dream, but this seemingly unacheivable fairytale is a satisfying reality for many people who choose to work part time.  This appears to be the answer for busy couples, with one parent working full-time and the

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Childcare Business Grants

Childcare Business Grants

Childcare business grants are there to offer support to new childcare businesses. For many parents the decision on where and when to return to work can be a complicated one. Starting a childminding business can offer you the best of both worlds: the ability to earn your own money while still being around for your

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