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JodieB

Childminder in Luton

5 stars
(3)

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Female Member since Jul 2015 Last Updated Jan 2022 Last Login 10 Jun 2022

My Summary

I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

Hi, my name is Jodie, I am an OFSTED registered childminder. My aim is to provide a friendly home from home environment for your child/children.
My current situation is drop off and collection from Putteridge Primary. I am unable to offer any daytime childcare at present.

I am double Covid vaccinated.

My Experience

I have plenty of newborn experience as I have 3 young children of my own.
I have been childminding since October 2015.

My Qualifications

Local Authority Approved Childminder Pre-registration course.
Emergency Adult And Paediatric First Aid.
Introduction to Safeguarding children, Level 1, for Early Years Staff.
Food Safety And Hygiene Level 1
Recently had Ofsted out to inspect, Feb 2018. Inspector very happy that all requirements have been MET. Unable to be graded as no children on the books during inspection, due to being on maternity leave .

My Availability

My working hours are Mon - Fri before and after school.

I currently have 2 spaces for collection and drop off at Putteridge Primary school.
Date written 05/01/22

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes no no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon no no no no no no no
After School yes yes yes yes no no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 05/01/2022

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour

£

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 Documents

Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for JodieB. 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 chose Jodie as my childminder having seen her advertisement on the childcare.co.uk website.  My daughter, at the time she started with Jodie was only 6 months, and as a first time parent I was naturally apprehensive. 

Jodie has a really lovely manner with Daisy, my now 20 month old daughter.  She always seems kind, calm and patient with her and Daisy is happy and well behaved, most times, and knows what's expected of her.  Since Daisy has been going to Jodie's I've been reassured that I have made absolutely the right choice.  She's so happy there and really loves Jodie and the other children in her care.  I've been impressed by the variety of toys that Jodie has and that Daisy doesn't just play with gender stereotype toys.  I've really seen Daisy's progress since she's spent time with Jodie and the other children in her care.  She's starting to learn words, has started to draw, something I would never have thought of doing with her at this age.  While she's pleased to see me at the end of the day she's never desperate to go home and always arrives at Jodie's with a smile. 

I have always felt very comfortable to ask questions and believe me there have been many.  Jodie is really honest and follows with our routine for Daisy (bed time, food, drink) and respects our opinions and input.  Jodie is an extremely committed professional childminder, always giving children her full attention during the day.  At the same time she's able to talk easily to the parents and pass on anything she knows will interest or concern them - a skill sometimes overlooked in childcare! Overall, a really impressive childminder.

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

by Avatar for Veronika Veronika about Avatar for JodieB JodieB on 08/09/2020

Jodie started looking after my baby girl from 4 months old. On our first visit, she explained into details about her policies and this was well understandable. Jodie has kept me up to date with my daughter's development and she has great communication skills. Sometimes when I'm ready to pick my daughter up, she doesn't notice my presence because she's so busy playing around. I can actually tell that she feels comfortable under the care of Jodie as her house and environment is so conducive. She has many developmental and learning toys around the house, she tought my baby first word such as please and thank you and above all, she is a very honest childminder. She does everything according to procedure and I've never been on the edge when I leave my child with her. She's the best I've come across so far having tried some couple of minders and I'll always go back to her should I have any more babies in future if she's got an available space. Her level of childminding is an A* plus as I have seen great improvement and excellent development in my baby's life. I pick her up happy all the time with no concerns.

  • 5 stars Overall

by Avatar for Rainer Rainer about Avatar for JodieB JodieB on 13/05/2016

Jodie has been my sons childminder since last year. The moment he met her and we had our first home visit I could tell he felt comfortable, Jodie thoroughly discussed and explained her policies and procedures and how she works to us. I trust leaving my son there 100%
My son loves being in the environment and gets upset if the odd day we actually pick him up early!
Jodie is very accommodating and keeps up well with communications, especially with my baby brain at the moment!
I'll actually be quite sad when I have baby number two and my son won't be going there until I return, however Jodie has kindly offered for him to pop round sometimes to stay in contact.
I would highly recommended her and her services :-)

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

by Avatar for Claire Claire about Avatar for JodieB JodieB on 09/05/2016

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