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4.56 stars (9)

Childminder in Wavertree

Babysitter in Wavertree

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Female Non-smoker Member since Dec 2013 Last Updated Sep 2019 Last Login 11 Jul 2020 Email

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
DBS Check
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
Key Worker Childcare

About Me

We are two qualified child minders. We have been registered with ofsted, We have 3 children between the ages of 7 years and 15 years. We are situated just 5 minutes from Sefton park and Allerton, and 15 minutes from the city centre. We can do school drop offs and collection from St clares school and other schools nearby may be negotiable. We also offer a collection service in the morning from your home for an additional cost for those mornings that don't have enough minutes in. We have very close bonds with our current parents who are devastated there children have to attend school and have had their children with us for their funded years until the school legal age when they had to leave. We offer 15/30 hours funding and also accept parent vouchers too.

We Offer an large intensive and exciting learning environment for your children both in our setting and through our outings. We have lots of activities for baking, messy play, painting, construction, numeracy and literacy incorporated into our weekly activities. We regularly visit libraries, clubs, museums, martin mere, beach, parks ect. We have santa and donkey visits to our christmas parties and have the children brought up as part of the family, with our own three children treating them like brothers and sisters. Our learning environment is planned and set out to ensure children thrive in their first important years. Both me and Tracey have been inspected and recieved good by ofsted and have the reports available to view on request.
Before contacting us can you please read the below privacy notice covering your data that is a requirement when a chald starts.

This Privacy Notice is written by Natalie Corless, owner of N&T's Little Einsteins. As a Childminder I am required to keep personal data for each child as set out by the Early Years Foundation Stage. This is for both contractual reasons and also for Emergency reasons. I am required to inform you of how I both process and store personal data in my setting.

The Information I Collect

In my setting I am mainly paper based and all records are stored securely within my home in a filing system. I do use a closed group for all news relating to my setting, and I use emails for invoices, policies and permissions. As childminders no unauthorised people have access to these records and any visitors to my setting sign in and will never be left alone with any confidential information. We Do have an accountant who deals with the invoices and has child's Name and hours attended. No other information is shared. Please refer to my policies for further information.

How I Use Your Data

Sometimes I may need to share information with other settings to ensure your child is getting the best possible and consistent care. However permission is sought for this. Major safeguarding concerns will be the only occasion I may need to share information without permission. Please see my safeguarding policy for further information. Mostly I use the data to enter into a legally binding contract with each family, and also to use in the event of an emergency.

I am covered by the ICO for using my mobile phone to make contact with you and to store your numbers and also to take photos of your child. Photos are deleted as soon as possible, usually by end of each month.

Once a child leaves my setting the only data I will keep will be the ones required by law, please see my GDPR Policy. You will take some data away with you and anything else non statutory can be destroyed at your request.

As a childminder I must adhere to the Lawfulness of Processing Data, in short any data I need from you must fall into one of the following categories.

Consent of the data subject
Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract with the data subject.
Processing is necessary for the compliance with a legal obligation.
Processing is necessary to protect the vital interests of the data subject.
Processing is necessary in the public interest or the controller has official authority.
Processing is necessary for the purposes of legitimate interests pursued by the controller or a third party.

The data I am required by law to hold for each child is as follows:

Child’s Name
Child’s DOB
Child’s Address and Contact Details
Parent Addresses (if different) and Contact Details including phone number
Parental Responsibility
Legal contact
Emergency Contact Details (2 people not including parents)
Allergies / dietary requirements information
Any other special requirements / needs /medical history details
Names of people who can collect your child if not yourselves
Dr Name and address, and contact number

As such the above can be collected in compliance with the principles above; I need this data to put a contract together to make it legally binding, and to abide by my OFSTED registration requirements. Therefore the data will be necessary under Points 3 and 4 at the very least.


Your information held here is secure and held only by myself unless I am required to share with a third party such as another childcare setting, NEF claims, health visitor, safeguarding complaint, or Drs in the event of an emergency. Please refer to my policies and permissions for further information.

Retention of Data

When you leave my setting you are entitled to take all data relating to your child’s progress. I am required by law to hold onto some data for a long period of time so I cannot destroy these or pass them over to you. Please ask if you would like further information on the retention timescales. You have the right to request any additional data I may hold is either handed over to you or destroyed at your request.

Special Category Data

Special Category Data in the Early Years sector includes:

. Race
. Ethnic Origin
. Religious or philosophical Beliefs

I can no longer process the 3 categories of data listed above unless explicit consent is given. You must be able to opt in to these questions by signing below each category. Please circle if you give or do not give permission in each instance. Please understand you can withdraw consent for me to hold this information at any time.

Your Rights

. Right to access
. Right to rectification
. Right to erasure
. Right to restriction of processing
. Right to objection
. Right to data portability
. Right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority.

My Experience

I have over 17 years childcare experience within nurseries, from Nursery Nurse to manager. I have worked with all ages from 3 months to 11 years. My partner has over 30 years experience over a broader range from nurseries to becoming a nanny. Tracey has worked in both this country and Germany and has experience with children aged between birth and 10 years.

My Qualifications

I have a BA hons on Education and Early Years, I am a fully qualified Early Years Professional with training in FIRST AID, CHILD PROTECTION,PLAY IN THE OUTDOORS, INTERACTION WITH PARENTS, EYFS, CREATIVE PLAY, FOOD HYGIENE, EQUISP, Safeguarding. Some other the other relevant training I have are :
Understanding and embedding Early Years Foundation Stage
Managing Allegations in Childcare Settings
Child Protection Procedures in Sefton
Health and Safety
Safer Working Practices in Childcare Settings
Implementing Letters & Sounds
Introduction to Moving & Handling
Tracey is a fully qualified level 3 with First Aid training and health and safety experience.
These qualifications are inclusive but not all we have accumulated as we are continually undergoing continuous development and training.

My Availability

At the moment we have limited spaces available.
Occasional babysitting of an evening is also available

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 08/08/2019

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £8.00 per hour
  • Childminding from £4.00 per hour

£35 full day extended hours can also be added for flexibility

My Local Schools

My Documents

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  • DBS Check (added 31/01/2019)
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  • First Aid Certificate: first aid certificate (added 31/01/2019)
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Below are the latest reviews for Natalie and Tracey. 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 only left my little girl for two weeks and always stayed worried. Everytime i went to pick her up and rang the bell either natalie or tracey would come from upstairs running, whereas the kids stayed downstairs unsupervised. The other one used to be on the school run. I often saw my girl tied to a car seat when i used to go pick her up crying her lungs out. They never bothered changing nappies on time and i was always handed with her wet pants. The hygeine level was zero. Never ever sending my child again.

  • 1 stars Overall
  • 1 stars Setting
  • 1 stars Cleanliness
  • 1 stars Food
  • 1 stars Communication

by about Natalie and Tracey on 28/09/2019

Response by Natalie and Tracey on 18/04/2020:

Hi sorry for delay in replying only just saw this review. I am sorry you felt like this during your two week emergency care yes our bathroom is situated upstairs and we had 2 children toilet training who cannot yet be left unsupervised. We would have hoped to resolve any issues if they had been brought to our attention at any point as although we do like to have babies ready in their car seats for parents at collection times if this was something you did not feel needed we could have found alternative hand hover. Again we are sorry you were not satisfied with our provision and hope you and your daughter are well x

My son has been with Natalie and Tracey for 2.5 years now and he settled right in like part of the family. I'm extremely confident he is being looked after and taught well. I'm kept up to date with all his development, and daily activities with a daily diary. My son loves going to N&T's and takes about them and all his friends even when he's home with me.
I'll be sad when he starts school in September.

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

by about Natalie and Tracey on 07/08/2019

Response by Natalie and Tracey on 08/08/2019:

Aw thank you, we will really miss him when he goes to school but he will love it he such a clever boy, so glad he still coming in holidays xx

Our Son loves going to Natalie and Tracey. He has a wonderful time and always looks forward to going. They provide a great service and really care about the children they look after. They keep us informed on my Son’s progress and work with us on his development. There are always new activities and outings to keep the children entertained.

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

by about Natalie and Tracey on 15/06/2019

Response by Natalie and Tracey on 08/08/2019:

Aw thank you can't wait for him to be back in September we miss him lots. Xx

when i picked up my 3 yrs old child .. he asked me why have i come back to collect him .. he wanted to stay there forever!
N&T are very friendly kind and approachable..
they were there for me in the most urgent situation .. couldnt recommend more.
thanx xxx

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Natalie and Tracey on 12/06/2019

Response by Natalie and Tracey on 12/06/2019:

It was a pleasure they were both wonderful. I will get back to you soon on availability for you thank you xx

My daughter Ellie has loved her time with Natalie and Tracey. I worried when I got a new job with difficult hours about both the transition she would make from a nursery and in finding the flexibility I needed with the hours I worked.

Natalie and Tracey have ensured from day one that I had support in working longer hours, allowing Ellie to stay late on days where I work late. They are accommodating, friendly, flexible, and just great with children. Communication cannot be faulted and I always know what Ellie has done. Ellie loves them and the transition barely happened-she loved her new “school” from day one and has made friends as well as learned and grown in the time she has been there. I know she will be sad to say goodbye when she starts school, as will I!

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

by about Natalie and Tracey on 22/05/2019

Response by Natalie and Tracey on 03/06/2019:

Thank you Sam, she is a confident little girl who will settle well in school. Such a pleasure to have xx

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