A nanny is an individual who provides care for one or more children in a family home as a service.
Last updated: 20 February 2024
Those working as a nanny in Wales are able to apply to Care Inspectorate Wales to join the ‘Approval of Home Childcare Providers (Wales) Scheme’.
CYPOP 5 Understand how to set up a home-based childcare service (if completed before September 2019).
As a result to changes to qualifications in Wales, equivalent UK qualifications are being assessed and will be added soon. Contact us if you have a query related to other UK qualifications.
However, employers should ensure that any other UK qualification meets the criteria set out in this Qualification Framework before accepting it for employment.
Practitioners who are new to the early years and childcare sector or new to an organisation should complete the All Wales induction framework for early years and childcare.