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Funding for early years and after school providers in 2020

Funding for Childcare Providers: What to Expect in 2020?

Now that the elections are done and dusted, what does the Government have for the childcare sector? Here’s a look at what we know so far about the changes to early years and after school care funding in 2020. England … Continue Reading

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Staff Qualification for Out of School Clubs in the UK

A Guide to Essential Staff Qualification for Out of School Clubs

Thinking of starting an out of school club in the UK? Here is our quick guide to the qualification requirements for out of school club staff in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. England Apart from a few exceptions, most … Continue Reading

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Starting an Activity Club in the UK

5 Things to Know When Starting an Activity Club

Activity clubs and out-of-school clubs are two terms that are often used interchangeably. Although both provisions typically operate before/ after school and during school holidays, there is a significant difference between the two. Activity clubs provide lessons or tuitions to … Continue Reading

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Happy New Year 2020

Dream it. Wish it. Do it.

‘Whatever you dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.’  Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe As we usher in 2020, we wish all our dear customers and readers an amazing year filled with opportunities, growth … Continue Reading

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Cheqdin Childcare Digest - December 2019

Cheqdin Childcare Digest – December 2019

2019! What an incredible year it has been. From live registers to billing and direct debit in a row, we thought we were just about done with new features for a while when along came some incredible new ideas from … Continue Reading

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What does the UK election results mean for the early years sector

What Does the UK Election Results Mean for the Early Years Sector?

Early years leaders have called on the new government to commit to a review of the childcare funding rates after the Conservative party led By Boris Johnson secured a majority of 365 out of 650 seats in the House of … Continue Reading

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Smarter Working Habits

5 Smarter Working Habits You Should Embrace This New Year

Working harder is an easy trap to fall into. You put in longer hours, cut off your social circle and even find yourself unable to switch off at the end of the day. Working smart, on the other hand, is … Continue Reading

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Starting an out of school club in the UK

What Should You Know When Starting an Out of School Club in the UK?

Out of School Clubs: An Overview Out of school clubs offer wrap-around childcare for working parents before and after school and during school holidays. The services offered by the clubs would typically include picking up/dropping off the children to and … Continue Reading

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After School Club Management System

10 Most Common FAQs About Cheqdin’s After School Club Management System

At Cheqdin, our goal is to provide a powerful platform for after-school clubs and childcare providers to manage the core administrative functions of their business effortlessly. Here is a look at some of the frequently asked questions about Cheqdin’s after … Continue Reading

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Apps for busy working parents

7 Great Apps For Busy Parents

Here’s a look at a few great apps that will make life easier for busy working parents: ChoreMonster When the mention of tidy-up time suddenly brings on the yawns, the chore monster app could be just the thing that can … Continue Reading

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