FEEDING BABIES AND TODDLERS with Jill Wheatcroft of Riverside Cares

  Feeding Babies and Toddlers Ask the Expert: How to Help Your Baby Become A Confident Eater with Jill Wheatcroft of Riverside Cares At JW3 CLICK THIS LINK FOR TICKET INFORMATION The session will include: Baby Led Weaning and other options Faddy Eaters, is there such a thing? Can Food Allergies Be Passed On? When…

Why the Sudden Criticism of British Nannies?

There seems to be a new sport in the English press, bash the British Nanny, an individual characterized as demanding, inflexible and overpriced. The fact that Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge has a Spanish ‘super nanny’, SamCam an Australian and a former Nepalese newly British gal, does not really justify some of the stinging comments…

Nanny or Nursery Nurse looking for a Job? Why not Customize Your CV?

Looking for a job can be a full time occupation! If you are a Nanny or Nursery Nurse finding a job that ticks all your personal boxes and then getting an interview amongst a sea of applicants is not without challenges. After all it’s not just that you want a job. you want one with a…

Is my Baby getting enough Breast-milk?

New mothers find it very hard to judge if their baby is getting enough milk and feel under pressure, sometimes self imposed and at other times by family (who perhaps breastfed their babies many years ago when breastfeeding was out of vogue) to supplement their baby’s feed with formula. We thought it would be useful to give…

Kosher Kitchens a guide for the Novice

  Nannies and babysitters totally at ease with settling a little baby may find themselves entirely stumped when asked by their Jewish employer to maintain a kosher kitchen on the family’s behalf.Here’s a mini trip around the world of kashrut. There’s loads of literature available so look at this guide as Kosher 101. Mixing of…

Ask the Childcare Expert which is better Paracetamol or Ibuprofen?

Do they both treat the same symptoms? Jill Wheatcroft Lecturer in Child Health answers your questions  We’re very lucky to have Jill Wheatcroft as part of our team, her many years experience which includes paediatric nursing, lecturer to student nurses and nursing and childcare professionals enables you to have unique access to her expertise. She…