KidsMobil child care service  

KidsMobil child care service for M&B members

Our service to you

The School works together with KidsMobil, a flexible child care service for children between four months and 14 years. KidsMobíl has a team of professional child carers. The Berlin School of Mind and Brain will cover the cost. You can find detailed information about KidsMobil at http://www.diebildungspartner.de (website in German). See also our flyer (pdf 691 kb).

M&B meetings

You have a committee meeting scheduled at M&B?
You wish to attend a M&B workshop and bring your young child with you?

You would like to listen to a M&B evening lecture?

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain offers the KidsMobil child care service for M&B events taking place outside regular child care hours (such as scientific council meetings, lecture series, poster presentations, committee meetings). The service is provided for faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and doctoral candidates of the Berlin School of Mind and Brain. The child care service usually takes place in the family room at Humboldt Graduate School.  

To use the KidsMobil service, please contact the School’s management as early as possible (ideally 7 days in advance). However, in urgent cases it is usually also possible to organize the service within 24 hours.

Emergencies

Your child has fallen ill but you will have to attend a meeting?
There is an unexpected closing of the kindergarten but you are scheduled to give a talk?

The service is provided for faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and doctoral candidates of the Berlin School of Mind and Brain. The child care service usually takes place in the family room at Humboldt Graduate School. However, under certain circumstances you can also ask for a child carer to come to your home to babysit or collect your child from its kindergarten or school.

To use the KidsMobil service, please contact the School’s management as early as possible (ideally 7 days in advance). However, in urgent cases it is usually also possible to organize the service within 24 hours.

When ordering KidsMobil

In the order form you will be asked to specify the reason for applying for the child care service:

  • Illness of the child (book at least 24 hrs in advance)
  • Unexpected assignment of work duties or obligations outside regular child care hours (book at least 24 hrs in advance)
  • Unexpected cancellation of regular child care service (day care centre, nanny, babysitter (book at least 24 hrs in advance)
  • Short-term irregularities in working hours such as stand-in for other staff member outside regular child care service hours (book at least 24 hrs in advance)
  • Short-notice attendance of a scientific conference, meeting of a professional or governing body, etc.  (for example, as a replacement person) (book at least 24 hrs in advance)
  • M&B event, such as evening lecture, teaching week, committee meeting, poster presentations (long-term planning is possible and requested!)

Order form

Please print and fill out the order form and

Contact with KidsMobil

The M&B management will authorize the request and fax the form to KidsMobil.

Once this form has been received by the KidsMobil coordination office, the coordinator of KidsMobil, Christiane Radtke, will get in touch with you as soon as possible to discuss details.

If parents do not hear anything, parents should make contact with the coordination office of KidsMobil at Tel. (030) 97 00 28 86 preferably between 10.00 and 12.00 on workdays or as soon as possible to discuss further details.

 
This page last updated on: 18 June 2015