Membership Application

Are you a childminder in Scotland wanting to join SCMA? You’ve come to the right place…

Membership of a trusted organisation like SCMA gives you peace of mind, invaluable support and a chance to make a difference. It says that you're professional, informed and committed to quality.

With SCMA membership, you will get access to a range of benefits to support your service and childminding business, including:

  • Insurance designed specifically for childcare professionals
  • FREE online advertising at childminding.org
  • FREE childcare, wellbeing and legal helplines
  • Access to Learn with SCMA training and learning opportunities
  • Access to essential business tools and stationery
  • Magazine, essential info and free resources
  • Prices from 1st April 2022

    New SCMA Membership: £112

    As well as offering great value membership, we also offer two ways to pay - either all in one go, or spread the cost with monthly instalments by Direct Debit - it's up to you! You can choose the payment option that suits you best.

    Ready to join SCMA?

    Great news! Simply click the button below to begin the process.

    Not yet registered as a childminder?

    You will automatically receive your first year of SCMA membership for FREE on completion of Childminding Induction Support Programme and registration with the Care Inspectorate. Find out more here.

    Already an SCMA member?

    No problem! You can easily renew your SCMA membership and insurance (if applicable) via the Dashboard with just a few easy clicks.

    Got a question?

    No problem, please call us on 01786 445377 or email information@childminding.org to discuss your membership.