website for out of school clubs

Things to Know When Setting up a Website for Your Out of School Club

So you have found the premises for your out of school club, come up with a business name and started your paperwork. Now, what about your website? With 97% of customers now turning to the internet to find a local … Continue Reading

Starting a holiday club or holiday play scheme in the UK

What Should You Know When Setting Up a Holiday Club for Children?

Thinking of setting up a new holiday club for kids? Although there is no dearth of information these days, we know how difficult it can sometimes be to find all the relevant information you need, in one place. As a … Continue Reading

Business Structure for Out of School Clubs

Choosing the Right Business Structure for Your Out of School Club

When it comes to choosing a business structure for your out of school club, there are quite a few factors you will need to consider, such as  – the funds you will need, the extent of personal liability you are … Continue Reading

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

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

Online payment for after school bus and childcare business

How to Accept Online Payments for Your Childcare Business?

If you are planning to accept online card payments from your customers, here’s a look at the options that are currently available for childcare providers. And the best part is, not all these systems require you to have a website. … Continue Reading

Recruiting Men in Early Years

New Guide Calls on Employers to Rope in More Men into Early Years

The MITEY (Men In The Early Years) Guide to Recruiting Men into Early Years Education calls on early years employers to take ‘active measures’ to recruit more men to address the current recruitment crisis and double the talent pool in … Continue Reading

Parent referral scheme for childcare centres

How to Get Started with a Parent Referral Program for Your Childcare Centre?

Referral marketing is acknowledged as one of the most credible forms of advertising these days. According to a Nielsen Trust Survey, a whopping 92% of customers trust recommendations from their family and friends, over any other type of advertising. However, … Continue Reading

Top 3 Things Childcare Providers Hate About Invoicing 

Creating each invoice from scratch Varying booking patterns, ad-hoc sessions, cancellations, late fees, funded hours…whew! It can be an absolute nightmare hopping between spreadsheets, Word documents and a pile of paper records – making the calculations and typing out individual … Continue Reading

In the Moment Planning or child initiated play

A Quick Guide to In the Moment Planning

The structure that comes with clearly planned out lessons and activity is comforting to many. But, chaotic as it might sound, ‘In the moment planning’ (ITMP) comes with its own merits and is slowly making its way back to early … Continue Reading