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23 March 2022

Business Wales Childcare Expert Sessions

Introducing Business Wales’ Childcare Expert Sessions; Two sessions that will explore
the challenges of employment and business development in the childcare sector.


Childcare as a Business and a Vocation

Available to watch from Saturday 26 March

It is immensely rewarding to provide care and education for young children but managing a childcare business can also be extremely challenging. It’s important that you take the necessary steps to build a robust, sustainable business. In this Expert Session, our panel will explore childcare as a career path, the different childcare settings, and suggest steps to help your childcare business thrive.

• Jane Roche, Childcare Consultant
• Graeme Dow of Elemental Adventures Team
• Lisa Atherton and Becci Roberts from Wrexham County Council

Recruitment and Retention in the Childcare Sector

Available to watch from Saturday 26th March

In this Childcare Expert Session, our speakers will explore strategies for employee
recruitment and retention, with a particular focus on engaging millennials. They will
also discuss the diversity challenges within in the sector, including the lack of male
recruits, and cover the importance of staff contracts and handbooks.

• Dr Gwenllian Lansdown Davies, Chair of Cwlwm
• Tony Gibbons, Kiddies Corner Day Nursery
• Andrew Bell, WeCare Wales

To register your place and watch the expert session visit Business Wales.

Find a job in care

If you’re thinking of a career in care, take a look at our jobs board to get an idea of the type of roles available.