Risk Assessment, Protective Measures & Hygiene

Childminders: report new adults in the home

You must tell Ofsted about new people aged 16 or over who live or work in the home you look after children in within 14 days. This includes children who turn 16.

Childminders: tell Ofsted about adults leaving the home

You must tell Ofsted when anyone aged 16 or over stops living or working in the home where you look after children.

COVID-19: cleaning in non-healthcare settings outside the home

Please note: this guidance is of a general nature. Employers should consider the specific conditions of individual places of work and comply with all applicable legislation, including the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

Government Guidance - Advice for employers on social distancing during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic.

Government Guidance - Safe working in education, childcare and children’s social care

Preventing and controlling infection, including the use of PPE, in education, childcare and children’s social care settings during the coronavirus outbreak.