Home-based childcare is when the person employed to provide care does so in your own home. They could be a:
- Au pair
There are no legal requirements if someone wishes to work as a home childcarer, unless they choose to join the voluntary element of the childcare register with OFSTED. These childcarers are listed on the Norfolk Directory.
Home childcarers cannot offer the early years funded hours for 2, 3 and 4 year-olds.Find home-based childcare
There are no legal requirements if someone wishes to work as a home childcarer so it is very important that if you are employing a nanny, au pair or babysitter, you are making your decision based on a thorough interview process to include an identity and reference check.