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Childminder in Stoneleigh

5 stars

Female Member since Aug 2013 Last Updated Mar 2022 Last Login 20 May 2022

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Newborn Experience
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications

About Me

l am Rakshitha ,I am a Ofsted registered approachable, friendly, trustworthy and caring child minder..

I am 35 years of age and live in a Stoneleigh with my husband and 2 daughters.I have been Childminding for over 8 years now and I offer my services of child-minding to parents who wish to leave their child in a safe, nurturing, warm and home to home environment where child`s happiness, security and development is the prime focus.I Iike to play and spend time with the children. I follow the EYFS to ensure children learn through play. I take individual needs and likes of the child into account when planning activities for them. And enjoy watching them develop and learn new skills in a nourishing environment.

My Experience

Before Childminding ,I was a Fashion designer by profession. I also am a trained singer and hence come from a profession that involves creativity. I combine this is my childminding qualification to provide a very creative environment for kids to flourish and express their creative side.

For the past 8 years i have been childminding full time. Along with it I have been a full-time mom for my kids :). Before this I have experience of taking part-time care .

My Qualifications

OFSTED Registered

I have completed the following trainings:
1.CHIP (Childminding Introduction Programme) Training
2.Food and Allergy Training
3.First Aid Training
4.Level 2 in food safety
5.Planning-Observing training
6.Safe guarding.
5.Early Arts
6.Infection prevention & control in an early year settings

My Availability

1. Available for full-time/part-time care of kids at home
2. Available for After School care
3. Occasional weekend part-time care

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After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening yes yes yes yes yes no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 01/03/2022

My Fees

  • Childminding from £6.00 per hour

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My Local Schools

This childminder has not yet informed us whether or not they provide any drop off or pick up services at local schools.

My Ofsted Inspections

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Ofsted Good Provider Logo
20 June 2017

My Documents

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Below are the latest reviews for Raksh. Please note that reviews represent the subjective opinions of other Childcare.co.uk users and not of Childcare.co.uk. Parents must carry out their own checks and references on childcare providers to ensure that they are completely happy before enaging in the use of their services.

I am very pleased with the care that my daughter has received and great progress she has made whilst in Rakhshita's care. She always willing to go to Rakhshita that says it all how happy she was there at her care.

She has done remarkably progress in all perspective talking, playing,exploring, confident, joyful.
Rakhshita also provides many indoor and outdoor activities for chaild's development which creates a fun environment for the kids.
Always quite open to discuss and help with any challenges have got with my lo. My daughter learned self independence, she is also now more disciplined and vocal about her needs.

Rakhshita is very well organised and for her children at the most priority all the time; my daughter used to be fussy eater and takes long time to eat ; she provides adequate time for her to finish also help her to finish.

Rakhshita has also sorted her day time nap and my daughter now sleeps independently.

I am very happy with Rakhshita; utmost confidence in her judgement and maturity and have always felt comfortable leaving my daughter in her care and that's why we didn't mind travel extra miles from addlestone to Epsom.

I would absolutely highly recommend her as a great and relaible childminder.

  • 5 stars Overall

by Avatar for sandeepa sandeepa about Avatar for Raksh Raksh on 23/03/2020

I have known Rakshitha as my childminder since 2014 when she started to look after my 10 months old daughter Mayra. Mayra was with her for more than 2 years. It was heart breaking for us to leave Rakshitha.
As a parents we were looking for homely environment and special care. We found Rakshitha very caring and homely & professional. My daughter got settled so easily with her. I have always liked the way that Rakshitha promotes healthy eating. Rakshitha has loads of toys and a safe environment for children of all ages at her home. Rakshitha plans loads of activities with kids to keep them busy.
Mayra was so fussy in eating but Rakshitha always made sure that she is having her food. There used to be days in a week where Mayra did not want to eat at all. Rakshitha made sure that she is feeding Mayra by herself so that Mayra is not hungry.
Mayra was so settled with Ira (Rakshitha’s daughter) and both used to love playing.
Rakshitha gives you lots of information at the end of the day concerning what your child has done, whether they have slept and how they have eaten and the children love looking back at the photos she takes.

I would absolutely recommend Rakshitha as a great and reliable child minder I have been extremely happy with the care Mayra has received

  • 5 stars Overall
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by Avatar for Meenal Meenal about Avatar for Raksh Raksh on 08/09/2016

Aarav was just 11 months old when my wife joined work again after maternity break. We started sending him to a nearby nursery at Bedfont. As a concerned parents we subscribed to the nursery web cam to watch our child while we were at office. We observed that our child was not given personal attention he needed during that initial setting phase. The nursery was clearly understaffed where they had merged infants and toddler rooms on ground floor keeping the first floor closed. We were desperately searching for an alternative..

We were glad we moved Aarav to Rakshitha's 'Cuddle n Care' ( as it was called then). The setup was small with only 4 children including their lovely daughter Ira. She employed an assistant to help her so it was one staff per two children. Her home was kept neat and tidy and the stairs secured by child gates. Although her child care was not very local to us we didn't mind driving there as Aarav was happy again. He enjoyed the home cooked and nutritious meals throughout the day. He also enjoyed playing with children in the garden. Whenever the weather permitted Rakshitha took children to near by park and soft play area that was big advantage over day nurseries. She also kept us up to date with photos of Aarav during the day (via Whatsapp).

We are glad that Aarav received great care at such a young age and are happy to recommend her for her great child minding...

  • 5 stars Overall
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by Avatar for Aayush Aayush about Avatar for Raksh Raksh on 06/07/2016

I am writing this review to express how fantastic Rakshitha as child-minder. My Daughter Sukhi started with Rakshitha just after her first birthday and that was the first time she was away from me and Sukhi settled so well within no time
Rakshitha is thoughtful, caring, insightful, supportive and dedicated and we all love her and feel so lucky to have her looking after Sukhi.
Rakshitha provides a great range of activities and tailors them to each child. Sukhi enjoyed all the activities. She takes kids to play ground or picnics based on the weather.
I should mention about her daughter Ira. She is so good and well-mannered kid. She played so well with other kids. Sukhi and Ira are still the best friends ? (well I should say sister)
Rakshitha cooks well diet food for the kids and sukhi enjoyed a lot.
She maintains a daily for the activities and progress of the kid. She use to share photos and video of the activities which made us stay connected with Sukhi.
Sukhi had tough time with her afternoon nap as she had never gone to sleep with anyone else apart from me. We are so very thankful to Rakshitha that she took extra effort and made sukhi nap in afternoon.
I would recommend Rakshitha to working parents that need someone who is experienced, reliable, professional, straightforward, and flexible.

  • 5 stars Overall
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  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for Sunitha Sunitha about Avatar for Raksh Raksh on 04/05/2016

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