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Nanny in Wakefield (also available for babysitting)

5 stars

Usually responds within 12 hours

Female Member since Apr 2014 Last Updated Apr 2024 Last Login 15 May 2024

My Summary

Part Time Nanny
Full Time Nanny
Live Out Nanny
Full Driving Licence
Ofsted Registered
DBS Check
After School Nanny
Nanny Housekeeper
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Own Car
Weekend Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter
Newborn Experience
Mothers Help
Emergency Babysitter

About Me


I'm Amy, fully DBS checked (and on the update service) Self employed (Don’t mind being employed either) and Ofsted registered Nanny. That means you can use Universal credit to pay your self employed nanny. Universal credit will pay up to £1600 per month for 2 children and you can usually get this up earning a salary of £40,000 (approx) a year.

I am Happy to look after sick children home from nursery etc, happy to cover your current nannies annual leave and work at events. Overnight and proxy parenting can also be discussed before hand.

I am a non-smoker, healthy eater and avid hiker. I own my own estate car. Fully trained in safeguarding and protecting children. I am 38 bringing up 2 children of my own who attend school and childcare. They are 6 and 2 respectively.

I follow a healthy living lifestyle. At home we eat a non processed, whole foods diet, which is predominantly organic. I grow my own foods and my children love learning about the journey from field to plate. I spend a lot of time outside in nature and love getting children involved in cooking and cleaning, they love being busy!

I have travelled extensively to India, China, Japan and all over Europe.

My Experience

I have worked with children since I was 13, as babysitter at first. I have worked in private homes, both abroad and in the UK since 2007.

I have extensive experience supporting SEN and additional needs. I have also worked in schools from EYFS up to secondary supporting pupils both non SEN and SEN. I can support with gastrostomy and urostomy medical needs for nutrition and eliminating bodily waste.

I can finger spell using BSL and use basic signs. I can support people who use different forms of communication such as AAC, BSL and non verbal communication.

My Qualifications

I have the following qualifications; (Documents uploaded)
CACHE level 3 childcare
Health and Social Care level 3
Social Work Bsc (hons) Degree
Full Paediatric first Aid 2023
Basic food hygiene
Maternity Care award with Babyem in London.
Child Protection refresher 2023

I have knowledge of;
Breastfeeding and responsive feeding
newborn experience and settling babies
toilet training (i trained mine at age 22 months and 23 months)
Baby led weaning
montessori style education
EFYS curriculum

My Availability

I am currently working in a school Monday to Friday between the hours of 830 and 330.

I am available some Friday evenings, as well as some weekends. If you are working, you can use universal credit to pay 85% of the costs.

Please get in touch.

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After School no no no no yes yes yes
Evening no no no no yes yes yes
Overnight no no no no yes yes yes
Last Updated: 15/10/2023

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £15.00 per hour
  • Nannying from £15.00 per hour (gross)

Babysitting - child asleep £10 per hour, if awake reverts to nannying rate.

Nannying - £15 per hour (gross)

3+ 50p extra per hour.

My Local Schools

My Documents

  • Other (added 26/08/2023)
  • First Aid Certificate: Full paediatric, first-aid, 12 hour. (added 26/08/2023)
  • First Aid Certificate: First Aid (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Food 2 (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Maternity 3 (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Food (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Maternity 2 (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Maternity (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Weaning (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Health and social care (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Childcare (added 04/08/2023)
  • Training Certificate: Degree (added 04/08/2023)
  • Full CV (added 04/08/2023)
  • DBS Check (added 04/08/2023)
  • image/svg+xml UK Driving Licence (added 04/08/2023)
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Great with my 2 children reliable and stuck with my routines and over all very helpful with the children and with myself! I would definitely Recommend Amy she is brilliant!
(3 month and 2 year old girls)

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

by Avatar for Rosie Rosie about Avatar for arowley8 arowley8 on 04/08/2023

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