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nicola_w

Nanny in Buckie

Babysitter in Buckie

Female Member since Mar 2009 Last Updated Feb 2022 Last Login Feb 2022

My Summary

DBS Check
Part Time Nanny
Night Nanny
Full Driving Licence
After School Nanny
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Own Car
Childcare Qualifications
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter
Newborn Experience

About Me

I am a Social Work graduate of Robert Gordons University in Aberdeen. Currently I work for Aberlour Child Care Trust, the Scottish children's charity, as a young people's worker, in which I work with vulnerable and/or at risk young people. Previous to attending university I attained my HNC Early Education and Child Care at Moray College and worked as a Nursery Nurse for Moray Council at Millbank Primary / Nursery School. I have also worked as a classroom assistant at St Peters Nursery and Primary School, and finally I worked within Millbank Primary / Nursery School as an Education Auxillary which included working one on one with children with additional support needs and behavioural problems.

I also worked as Duty Manager of a creche in Aberdeen whilst at university.

I have done a lot of volunteer work both with children and within the community over the years.

I am an extremely family oriented person. I love to try my hand at new things, especially when it comes to experiences and activities.

My hobbies and interests include spending time outdoors activities (going for walks, playing sports etc), music, going to gigs/festivals, reading, travelling and experiencing different cultures and ways of life.

I am a registered social worker with the SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council) and have an up to date PVG.

To get in touch please email me

My Experience

I have experience working with young children from birth to the age of 11, in both a council run nursery , primary school and in a creche / day care setting. I also have experience working with children with behavioural problems and additional support needs.
My experience also expands to working with Adults with Learning Disabilities.
I have my ECS Health and Saftey, First Aid, my Food and Hygiene Certificate, aswell as completing a course in drugs and alcohol awareness and youth work provided by the Moray Council, among other numerous courses including those provided by the NESCP (North east Scotland child protection) training programme.

My Qualifications

As above. Furthermore -


I have highers etc from high school. I also have HNC Early Education and Child Care. BA(Hons) Social Work at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen.

Some of the modules which I have covered throughout my Social Work degree thus far include:-
Child Care and Child Protection
Therapeutic Practice with Children
Counselling
Disability and Mental Health
Social Work with Older People
Working with People with Substance Problems
Group Care / Managing Life Transitions
Interdisciplinary Practice
Psychology
Sociology
Law and Social Work

My Availability

Weekdays - Friday through the day (if you have a specific one off event / meeting / engagement Monday-Friday throughout the day I can be flexible and provide child care over these days as long as plenty notice is given).
Evenings - Monday to Friday
Weekends - Any time, day or night.

If you have a last minute dinner, appointment, night out etc I am happy to babysit last minute when available.

If you are interested in my services please get in touch and I will let you know if I am available, answer and questions you may have and give you further information if required.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School no no no no no no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon no no no no no no no
After School no no no no no no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 25/02/2022

My Fees

Available on request

My Documents

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