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Private Tutor in Glasgow

Babysitter in Glasgow

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Female Member since May 2014 Last Updated Apr 2022 Last Login 11 May 2022

My Summary

DBS Check
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter
English Tutor
Biology Tutor
General Science Tutor
Primary up to 11 years
Secondary 12+
Sociology Tutor
Psychology Tutor
Drama Tutor
Business/Marketing Tutor
Hotel Babysitter
Emergency Babysitter
Virtual Tutor

About Me

I am Enhanced Disclosed/PVG'd, police checked up to my armpits and am an Emergency First Aid trained for humans, cats and dogs and registered to carry and administer Naloxone. I am also a registered Mental Health First Aider.

I have full public liability and professional indemnity insurance as both a private tutor and babysitter/childcare provider.

I have provided my babysitting services to stressed-out Mums and Dads, award-winning TV and Film Directors, and everyone in between.

You can contact me through this site 24/7 and I do my best to respond within 12 hours.
I'm not able to provide babysitting services or in-person tutoring at the moment (hope to resume late 2022), however, I can still offer the following teaching topics online via password-protected Zoom rooms.

- Acting & Performance
- Business of Acting
- English
- Psychology
- Criminology
- Human Biology
- Forensic Science & Crime Scene Investigation

I hope to be available for babysitting and in-person tutoring in late 2022.
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Private/Virtual Tutor and Babysitter

I am a trained actor and singer, acting tutor, and film producer. I am a STEM Ambassador, science geek and present science workshops to children aged 4+ across Scotland.

My tutoring topics/subjects are:
- Acting & Performance
- Business of Acting
- English
- Psychology
- Criminology
- Human Biology
- Forensic Science & Crime Scene Investigation

I run my own company through which I offer drama, acting, filmmaking and CSI workshops to children and adults.

I have experience working with adults and young people with convictions, helping them get back into employment.

I have a full, clean driving licence (gained in 1993) and have my own car - Babs - she is a convertible Nissan Micra and is awesome :-)

I have a BSc (Hons) in Forensic Psychobiology and a CertHE in Forensic Science and am a qualified Chairing Member of the Children's Panel (legal tribunal in Scotland) and Chair Panels every month (virtual Panels at the moment).

My Experience

I have been teaching acting and drama to children and young people since 1991, and adults since around 2000. I have been running filmmaking workshops for children since 2009 and am a STEM Ambassador on the STEM Network and also run forensic science and crime scene investigation workshops for children. I freelance with Science Boffins as a science presenter and run science workshops across Scotland for ages 4+.

For 10 years, I was the lead vocalist and co-producer for the Twinkletrax record label and we released 5 nursery rhyme albums for children. I am co-Director and Producer for Shoogly Peg Productions, a film production company I run with my BAFTA-winning partner in crime.

In 2014 I started fostering cats and dogs out of emergency situations and in 2016 I set up Raw's Paws, a licensed home-boarding facility for cats and dogs. I only take paying clients when not fostering and so far have voluntarily fostered 32 furry beasts. I am in the process of completing Diplomas in Feline Behaviour and Psychology, and Canine Communication along with my Graduate training in Amichien® Bonding’, as created by Jan Fennell ‘The Dog Listener’.
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Dog Behaviour Specialist

Does your dog:
- Pull on the lead, making walks impossible/unpleasant/a chore
- Bark incessantly at the postie/people walking past the window/a leaf blowing in the wind
- Get aggressive with food
- Chew everything in sight when you leave the house
- Ignore you when you call for them...?
Then I can help.

My Qualifications

I am a qualified Chairing member of the Children's Panel (legal tribunal in Scotland):
- SQA Level 7: Management of Hearings (2018 - 2019)
- SQA Level 7: Principals and Practice for Children’s Panel Members (2017 - 2019)
- SQA Level 7: Needs of Children and Young People in the Children’s Hearings System (2017 - 2019)

BSc (Hons) Forensic Psychobiology (2012 - 2016)
Certificate of Higher Education in Forensic Science and Medicine (2010 - 2011)
My professional / industry memberships:
* Equity - 1998 - 2021 (UK trade union for professional performers and creative practitioners) - I founded the East of Scotland, Edinburgh-based, general branch in 2008
* Equity - elected to the online branch committee as Deputy Chair 2016 - 2021
* Equity Singers Register 1998 - 2021
* BECTU (UK trade union for media and entertainment)
* BAFTA Scotland - 2013 - 2020
* The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences
* The British Psychological Society (including Forensic Psychology Division)
* The Royal Society of Biology
* The STEM Network
* The Independent Producers Society
* The Association of Film and Television Practitioners Scotland
* The Whitechapel Society (Ripperologists, studying the crimes of Jack the Ripper)
- Pet Professional Guild
- Pet Industry Federation
- Pet Services Association
- Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour

My Availability

**I am only offering online tutoring at the moment - in-person tutoring and babysitting will resume in late 2022**
Happy to travel within a 5-mile radius of my G3 base, outwith this radius will incur additional costs.

Parking charges are not included.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School no no no no no no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
After School yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Evening yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 08/04/2022

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £15.00 per hour
  • Tutoring from £35.00 per hour

**I am only offering online tutoring at the moment**
**Babysitting services will resume in late 2022**

Babysitter rates 2021, rates may increase in 2022:
- £15 per hour: 1-2 children*
- £20 per hour: 3-4 children*
- £25 per hour: 5-6 children*
*within 5 miles of G3, outwith this radius will incur additional costs. Parking charges not included.

Private tutor rates 2021 (online only until late 2022):
- £35 per hour for one child*
- £45 per hour for 2 children* (don't have to be studying the same subject)
*within 5 miles of G3, outwith this radius may incur additional costs. Parking charges not included.
I can also help if you have a dog with 'bad behaviour' - if you are struggling with a dog who pulls on the lead, begs for food, destroys furniture when you are out, barks incessantly etc, I can help. I am trained in Amichien® Bonding’, as created by Jan Fennell ‘The Dog Listener’ and am currently working through my graduate qualifications. Get in touch for more information.

My Documents

  • First Aid Certificate: Mental Health First Aid - Certificate of Attendance (2 day course) (added 09/02/2020)
  • First Aid Certificate: First Aid Certificate 2019 - 2022 (added 09/02/2020)
  • Training Certificate: Children's Panel Completion of 2-year Training - Detailed Record of Attainment (added 22/07/2019)
  • Training Certificate: Children's Panel Completion of 2-year Training Certificate (added 01/07/2019)
  • Training Certificate: Mentoring and Child Protection Certificate (added 18/06/2017)
  • image/svg+xml UK Driving Licence (added 18/06/2017)
  • UK Passport (added 18/06/2017)
  • PVG Check (added 18/06/2017)
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