With our efficient booking system and simple fees, it couldn’t be easier to get the cover you need for your childcare organisation.

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Once you’ve registered with Alba Childcare Agency, you can easily book high-quality staff using our simple online booking form. Whether you need cover for an hour, a day, a week or a month, we can help.

You’ll be invoiced weekly for the hours you’ve booked. We then take care of paying the wages, tax, national insurance, holiday pay and all associated administration costs.

If you have any questions relating to our provision of temporary childcare staff, please contact our friendly team on 077131 21677.

If you are already registered with our online system, you can book staff by clicking here.  Otherwise please get in touch to manage your bookings online.


  • Nursery practitioner/support worker: £18.45 per hour including agency fee
  • (Workers Fee's £12.95, Inclusive cost to client £5.50)
  • Our agency fee is subject to VAT.

Unlike other agencies, we won’t charge a finder’s fee if you offer a permanent position to an agency worker.

All our agency workers have undergone detailed background checks, including PVG or DBS. These staff members will be expected to follow all your policies and procedures as well as adhering to our stringent policies relating to childcare, confidentiality and health and safety.

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