Where flexible working works - Jobs for mums

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Blackcurrant Babies -

Your brands into mums’ hands -  Blackcurrant Babies is a sampling and distribution media agency, working with selected partners providing a network of mums open to sampling and providing feedback. From brand-to-hand product sampling and parental product engagement, sponsorship opportunities, through to bespoke targeted marketing solutions.  We work with National chains and Privately-run mother-and-baby networks, with extended reach into nurseries, playgroups, leisure centres throughout the UK.  Let us raise awareness for your brand by giving children and parents the opportunity to interact directly with your brand: see it, touch it, feel it, play with it; or via bespoke campaigns, targeted sampling and focused feedback. Mums discuss it, try it, and very often report back again at the next meeting! We engage your brand with a highly captive and targeted audience by putting your brands into mums’ hands  so that they can choose to put it on that week’s shopping list!

Daisy First Aid -

Daisy First Aid have 73 franchises teaching paediatric first aid across the UK. We think everyone should have basic first aid skills especially when taking care of babies and children.

We understand that first aid can seem frightening so our lesson plans are uniquely designed to give you knowledge and confidence without being scary.  Our trainers are all really friendly, they will make you feel at ease and will never tell horror stories or show any gory pictures. Our 2 hour classes can be held in homes or in lovely local venues and are suitable for families, expectant parents, grandparents and anyone else that wants to learn first aid. We also provide ‘duty of care’ certificated classes for companies/franchisees that work with children. Our award winning classes cover CPR, Head Injuries, Recovery positions, Choking, Burns, Bleeding, Fractures, Anaphylaxis, Meningitis and more and attendees will receive a certificate of attendance. We have our highly commended First Aid Kits for those ‘oopsie daisy moments’ and our first aid books and magnets are available for sale individually and wholesale. We also really love networking with other likeminded businesses so please do drop us a line and have a chat.

Hartbeeps -

Hartbeeps is an award winning musical production company for the early years, creating and delivering highly interactive and original classes, parties, events and more for babies and young children.
Since 2004 Hartbeeps has been delivering it’s unique blend of original music classes and mini productions to thousand’s of babies and young children. Challenging accepted definitions of ‘baby and toddler’ music classes, we create innovative, productions for the very young. By transforming everyday environments into colourful, tactile ‘wonderlands’ we invite our participants to join us in a world of imagination. Using our cleverly composed state of the art music, soundscapes, songs and sound plays, lighting effects, innovative props and puppetry, together with a vast array of multi-sensory techniques, we create highly specialised experiences for our young Hartbeepers. 
The Hartbeeps Sensory World
H - Holistic Learning (exploration and learning through child led play)
A - Arts (connecting young children with creativity)
R - Rituals (making daily routines fun and beneficial)
T - Themes (taking part in magical adventures every week)
BEEPS (rhythmic story telling set to music ‘Hartbeeps Soundplay’)

PLAY connects a child to their world and is child’s work; add a MUSICAL soundscape and the playground becomes a MAGICAL WONDERLAND delivering ‘BIG confidence for little people’. Come and visit our wonderland soon! www.hartbeeps.com

Would you like to become a Hartbeeps Imaginator and make magic happen everyday? For more information about teaching our classes, leading parties or running your own fabulous Hartbeeps business visit: hartbeeps.com/franchise.php

Miglio Designer Jewellery -

Miglio Designer Jewellery offers a fun, fashion business for women looking for a way to earn whilst having the flexibility to always put their family first.  The Miglio business offers uncapped earning potential, a sought-after product, great training material and a dedicated head office support team. With over 35 years of experience in designing and manufacturing jewellery, Miglio is renowned for its high quality, versatile pieces. There are literally infinite ways to wear your Miglio Designer Jewellery, from adding a pendant to your favourite chain to create a unique look, to turning your bracelet into a striking necklace by adding an extender and a pendant, or popping a pair of sparkling earring charms onto your hoops to take your look from day to night. We’ve made accessorising playful!

Morton Michel - 

Morton Michel is the UK’s leading childcare insurance specialist. We are a family-run business renowned for our tailored policies, excellent service, and competitive premiums. Our innovative approach to the childcare sector, focus on customer service, and the wide range of additional services we offer led to us being awarded the Insurance Age Schemes Broker of the Year award in 2014 during our Golden Anniversary year.  We expertly insure over 40,000 childcare settings and early years practitioners including nurseries, pre-schools, out of school clubs, holiday play schemes, mobile crèches, toy libraries, parent and toddler groups, children's homes, registered childminders, nannies, educational/sporting groups and indoor play centres.

We also offer a wide range of non-childcare policies to individuals and businesses, including specialist motor and household insurance for registered childminders. Insure your business through Morton Michel and receive automatic free entry into our ChildCare Club, giving you and your team an array of fantastic benefits.Visit www.mortonmichel.com for more information.

Evolution for Women

At Evolution for Women we believe that everyone should have access to and understand the importance of financial advice. Less debt, more savings and creating wealth and maximising the money you already have. Our aim is to provide clarity and long term financial stability with bespoke and holistic financial advice for each individual. We nurture and take care of our clients through the milestones of life to help them achieve the goals they set out. With the knowledge of the system we can be one step ahead and beat it at its own game.

Products and Services

  • Insurance from Life and Critical illness through to Income protection and Business
  • Mortgages
  • Financial Planning – Investments, Pensions, Financial Education, Events
  • Specialist Areas – Wills, Trust and Power of Attorney

Visit www.evolutionforwomen.co.uk for more information

diddi dance

At diddi dance we enhance children's endless energy and enthusiasm through funky, full of fun dance sessions that build confidence, co-ordination and creativity.

We have over 40 franchises offering dance classes that are designed to engage and inspire children's own creativity by using action songs, dancing games, fun exercises and props to our own original, funky music. We are here to nurture their natural love of movement in a structured yet relaxed 45-minute class where they can learn at their own pace as their confidence grows. We change themes every half term exploring 16 different dance styles catering to all tastes. Classes are suitable for both boys and girls aged from 18 months upwards, however, we have had lots of younger children join in. Parents & carers are encouraged to join in and share the enjoyment with their diddi dancer and week after week you will soon see your toddler’s confidence blossom.

For those looking for that perfect work/life balance why not look into our franchise package. With a proven franchise system that has been running for over 10 years, industry recognised accreditations & endorsements and more than 10 franchise awards to date we have found our franchise opportunity works perfectly for individuals who want to be in business for themselves, not by themselves.

Visit https://www.diddidance.com/ to find out more about our classes and franchise opportunity.


ClassBiz works with over 2,000+ global businesses and franchises that conduct classes. Our aim is to help automate all of the day to day business administration that can often take up large amounts of valuable time for business owners. We want our clients to be able to spend more time on what they do best…teaching!

Whether you’re running a small business with a handful of customers or a large franchise managing multiple locations, ClassBiz will be able to provide you with an all in one management tool to make sure everything is running smoothly and more efficiently.

Some of our popular features include:

Class scheduling & Registrations
Invoicing & Financial Reports
Credit & Debit Card Charging
Direct Debiting
Smartphone & Tablet Apps
Group Emailing & Texting
Website Integration

“ClassBiz has revolutionised the way we operate!”
Claire O’Conner - Founder & Managing Director of babyballet

Sign up today with coupon code CAA0378 to get your first 2 months FREE and a no-obligation presentation! Find out more information on our website www.classbiz.net

Mitchy Titch Baby, Toddler & Children’s YogaYoga Franchise

Mitchy Titch instructors teach Yoga fun and fitness classes at various locations. Either to share with your baby, toddler or child or for organisations where all the benefits and fun of Yoga can be experienced when the parent/carer is unable to attend. We follow EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stages) and include sensory learning.  Our classes pay particular attention to language, listening & communication; learning through play; physical, social and emotional development as well as the many benefits of yoga such as improving muscle tone, co-ordination, confidence, self-esteem, balance, flexibility, creativity, breathing and relaxation techniques.

No yoga experience is required and everyone is welcome – parents, grandparents, carers, aunts, uncles – our policy is that you only do what you are comfortable with and enjoy the experience.

Our classes operate all over the UK and Ireland privately as well as in schools and nurseries including Busy Bees Day Nurseries, Kiddicare and Mothercare. We can offer Parties and one to one sessions as a one off class or regular classes in any setting.

Gift vouchers are available from your Local Mitchy Titch Teacher See the Mitchy Titch video clip. To view our range of baby yoga classes and kids yoga classes, you can click this link. Here you will find the full range of classes we offer and the broad range of locations we cover in the UK.

Walter and May

At Walter and May our aim is to curate a collection of inspiring gifts for any celebration and any just because moment. Everything at Walter & May is designed by our growing collection of small independent brands. 

We work closely to support our brands as much as possible with their own businesses.  We know running a business is tough, around family life, full time jobs and that desire to design the next product!

Your personal shopper!  We love to get to know our customer and what they look for in a unique gift and because we are super nice, we will even help you find the perfect gift.  If you can't immediately see what you're looking for, fear not for help is at hand!  Drop us an email at info@walterandmay.co.uk with your wish list and we will pair you with one of our businesses for a commission and super special gift.

So go have a little browse and discover something beautiful.  A just because necklace, that cushion you didn't know you needed (but you really do!) or a gorgeous and personalised gift.  Visit our website walterandmay.co.uk for more information


babyballet® - Founded in Halifax in 2005, babyballet® is a fun, award-winning pre-school dance concept for girls and boys aged from six months to six years. The successful babyballet programme is available across the United Kingdom, with over 70 franchisees in operation. In 2016, brand presence was established in both Australia and New Zealand and over 20,000 babyballet® stars are now being taught every week. babyballet® is a leading brand in its sector and new babyballet® territories are being claimed all the time, both in the UK and internationally.

babyballet® dance classes allow babies, toddlers and young children to enjoy the physical and social benefits of ballet, song and dance in a safe, caring, positive and informal environment. With a real focus on learning through play, the unique babyballet® syllabus offers four key stages of ballet and tap classes. The babyballet® brand has captured the imagination of both young children and their parents, who enjoy the freedom and magic of the classes.

To find out more about joining the babyballet® franchise family, please visit www.babyballet.co.uk or contact babyballet Head Office on 01422 329471.

Clarita Digital

Claire Jones-Hughes aka Clarita Digital offers digital marketing consultancy services alongside a program of webinar training and online courses to support business of all sizes to develop their knowledge and skills. Her popular Tuesday Tip free email bulletin brings the very latest developments in digital and social media marketing to her community, as well as advice on how to make online content meet business goals. Claire uses her 20+ years of FMCG sales and marketing experience to deliver client campaigns which grow engaged digital communities around brands.

Twitter: @claritadigital

Potato Print

Cherish your little one’s first year with a personalised print, create a stylish coffee table book to show-off your little artist’s best work or build a scrapbook of your summer adventures. With your little ones growing up so fast, we’re here to help capture every smile and family adventure, turning them into unique, lasting memories. We have a variety of personalised gifts for you to create using our online editor, such as photo books, scrapbooks, calendars, cards, prints, and so much more.

We understand that every memory is precious, so every order is crafted to the highest quality and given the love and care it deserves, as if it was our own.  Visit our website www.potatoprint.co.uk for more information


We started Montezuma's, our little chocolate business, in 2000 with only a kitchen sink sized machine, huge enthusiasm, spades of naivety and most importantly, a broad ideal to bring chocolate innovation to a boring and staid British chocolate market.  With the exception of that first machine, little has changed and the childish enthusiasm we shared exploring South America in 1999 largely wakes up with us every morning; although we now have three little girls who rise before dawn every day!

Being lawyers turned self-taught chocolate makers has meant steep learning curves and often re-inventing the wheel but everything we do is carried out with a passion for creating chocolate we want to eat in an environment we enjoy.  What we certainly didn't train for or expect in our wildest dreams was that a business started on a shoestring would become arguably Britain's most innovative chocolate brand with a reputation far bigger than our actual footprint”. – Helen Pattinson, Co-Founder.  For more information please visit our website www.montezumas.co.uk

If you would like further information on how you can become a sponsor then please email enquiries@whatson4.co.uk


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