News

July 2020
News
News
SCMA Video Update on Blended Care (6 July 2020)
Watch our latest video update and hear from Graeme McAlister, Chief Executive of SCMA , as he summarises the main points that impact on your childminding setting and explains what it means for you.
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SCMA Update on Blended Care (3 July 2020)
We had been planning to provide an update for members this afternoon about blended care linked to the publication of new guidance for Out of School Care settings which was expected earlier today. Unfortunately, at the time of producing this update (4.50pm) this guidance has not yet come through and we will now aim to record a video update for you on Monday. However, we recognise a weekend is a long time and didn’t want to leave you without a holding update this afternoon.
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ITA Applications re-open to help you Become a Childminder
SCMA has been in on-going discussions with the Scottish Government and Skills Development Scotland (SDS), and we are pleased to announce that Individual Training Accounts (ITAs) are now re-open for applications from today (Wednesday 1 July 2020).
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TEST.CHILDMINDING.ORG IS CONNECTED TO A LIVE DATABASE