This toolkit gives access to some important background information and techniques which will support childcare settings with their basic business and financial management needs.
Be in no doubt, all childcare these days is a "business"
Even providers who trade on a 'not for profit' basis must still do better than merely break-even if they are to remain sustainable, and all the effort and money put into developing a high-quality childcare setting will go to waste if it simply isn't going to be around to deliver its services in a few months time.
Our business resource toolkit is s a range of guides, examples and templates to support childcare settings with their basic business and financial management needs.
To download individual guides, examples and templates click on the titles below:
Types of Business
- Types of business Charitable status Checklist -Voluntary managed Responsibilities of Ltd Companies Registering a Ltd company Social Enterprise
- 4 Key documents Brief guide to accounts Budgets Costings Working out cash flow Cash flow exercise Looking after finances Funding gap example Petty Cash Basic Income and Expenditure monitoring Specimen Financial Controls Voluntary groups
Insurance and Tax
- Marketing First thoughts Marketing Ideas Negotiation Skills and handling disputes Customer Satisfaction
Business Support Useful Contacts