How we are ready to meet the needs of all children. . .

This month, we’re proud to announce the launch of Gingham Care, our bespoke recruitment service for highly-skilled Special Needs Nannies/Personal Assistants. We hope that by providing this much-needed service we can ensure that children with complex needs are able to...

Minimum pension contributions are going up!

Dear families! We hope all going well with your Gingham Kids Nanny. Good news – by law, the minimum amount that must be paid into an employee’s pension will go up again in April 2019. So employers need to make sure they pay the correct amounts into their employees’...

Take A Look At The Future Of Childcare In Cambridge

Childcare has become a very confusing topic for parents nowadays because of numerous uncertainties like changes in government policies and budget cuts. In short the future of the childcare industry has not balanced yet. But since every parent wants the best for their...

Keep Stress Away From Toddlers with Childcare in Bishops Stortford

Toddlers often engage themselves in various exciting activities which lead to their emotional, physical and cognitive growth. All these changes in their mind and body make them more sensitive to their surroundings and lead to stress. There are a few warning signs...

All you need is love (and a Nanny)!

When a nanny is the answer to a working parent’s childcare needs. Mum to two little girls – and with a burgeoning freelance business – Louise Cummings ponders the childcare choices available to working parents, and concludes a nanny may well be the best...

All I want for Christmas. . .is a nanny!

There’s a mountain of material gifts we’d love to see under the Christmas tree come December 25. That Mulberry handbag we’ve been eyeing up all season, some sparkles from Swarovski, a monthly subscription to Hotel Chocolat (yum). And if we’re pushing the boat out, a...

Help, I need somebody! Why it’s okay to ask for help

4th December 2018 Gingham Kids parenting specialist Caroline Zwierzchowska-Dod tells Louise Cummings why it’s natural, normal and healthy for new parents to raise children with a network of help and support. . . Having a baby is a venture into the unknown. It’s...

Neuroscience Summit

Gingham Kids up in London today attending a Neuroscience Summit working hard to update and perfect our knowledge on everything kids, parenting and childcare related. What an amazing opportunity we had to meet the main speaker of the event Adele Diamond, PhD, Tier 1...

How to get the most from hiring a nanny with Gingham Kids

As hiring a nanny is fast becoming the most cost effective and the most suitable childcare option for working families, we have prepared some advice on how to get the most of our agency. 1. Decide What You Need Do you need a daily live-out nanny or a live-in nanny?...

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