As a childminder I intend to create an environment in
which children are safe from abuse, and in which any
suspicion of abuse is promptly and appropriately responded
to. The welfare of the child is paramount.
All those who come into contact with children and
families in their everyday work, including people who do
not have a specific role in relation to child protection,
have a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of
During my Registration to become a childminder I had to
have certain checks carried out, this is to check my
suitability as a childcare provider. I have had a CRB
check (criminal records bureau) and also a medical report
from my GP.