Welcome to Willow Childcare & Training LTD



Our aim is to support you as a practitioner in your daily work and continual professional development.

We will help you to ensure that children in your care can realise their full potential. Willow Childcare & Training will also provide you with guidance to help you confidently meet the requirements of the statutory framework. You need to know what is happening in childcare nationally and locally around Nottingham. Let us keep you up to date!

Supporting new childminder’s

From the beginning with guidance through the registration process to on-going support and continuous professional development.

Childminder support packages

Willow Childcare offers a dedicated phone line & arranged visits to your setting or groups.

Keeping you up to date

Keeping you current with changes in legislation which may affect your practice on a local and national level.

Providing access to useful resources

We provide templates and a RAG type checklist which will ensure you are meeting the Early Years Foundation Stage & The Childcare Register requirements.


Delivering a variety of workshops including Observations Assessments and Planning , Getting ready for your OFSTED Inspection and Messy Play through the Seasons.

Training Courses

Our training courses are developed to meet your needs and delivered in an evening or at the weekend so that they are accessible to all.

A little more about us …

Sally Watson

Sally Watson

30 + years in childcare, has operated as a child-minder and successfully set up a before and after school and holiday club.
Kerry Delaney

Kerry Delaney

After a successful career in senior management recruitment, Sally was delighted when at long last Kerry followed her mothers passion for childcare!
Having worked for Willow Childcare & Training Ltd, I can highly recommend this childcare provider designed to help parents balance work and family commitments, whilst providing and offering 4-11 year old’s a broader range of experiences and interests. Rachael Goodman