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Free advertising for your childcare business

We are not only here to help parents, but also to help childcare providers by assisting them to fulfill their vacancies by advertising their childcare business free of charge.

Our service receives many enquiries looking for childcare, many enquirers looking for childcare also search our website Staffordshire Connects which receives over 20,000 hits a month. 

So it is vital that you stay in touch with us so enquirers looking for childcare have information on the childcare record provided to us by Ofsted that is most up to date.


The best way to do this is to register for free on the website. For guidance on how to register click on the title: i Please read:Help with signing into and using your account in the regsitration link above.

You should inform us of any changes to your circumstances or use the self service where you update:

  • the number of vacancies you have and age ranges.
  • the costs at your provision
  • Inclusion/ SEND information
  • school pick ups/ drops offs
  • your opening hours
  • the services you offer.

Please note: For Ofsted owned data such as, address, public contact telephone and email, setting name, you should notify Ofsted directly. We cannot amend these details.

Your childcare business will then be advertsied for free on the licensed and national website the Family and Childcare Trust

Contact us


Early Education and Childcare 

01785 278201 - Mon-Thur 8.30-16.30, Fri 8.30-4.00pm


Early Education and Childcare
Wedgwood Building
Staffordshire County Council
Tipping Street
ST16 2DH

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