Full time/part time space available
also offering holiday only spaces
After school space also available - drop off and collect from Wootton Lower School.
Hi I'm Kirsty, married mum of 2 daughters.
I'm a childminder in Wootton, Bedfordshire
I am graded with a GOOD by ofsted.
I offer a home from home, warm and friendly atmosphere. The children I have currently in my care are very happy to be here, they arrive and leave with smiles daily.
I have a nice spacious home with a secure back garden. The kids love spending time outside playing with the mud kitchen, even a spot of gardening. We are currently trying to grow our very own strawberries and tomatoes. We have a mixture of herbs and we do our best to keep them alive hehe...
Our daily/weekly routines include the following - trips to the local park and woods, baby/toddler groups. Soft play centres, we have also been to Woburn safari park a number of times. And we absolutely love Mead Open Farm. We attend the local library and take part of any activities they have going on and to take advantage of their books that the children select to bring home. When the weather is nice we also enjoy a picnic in the park.
I have a group of childminding friends who I meet up with throughout the week whether it's at one of our homes or play group the children have plenty of chances to socialise with other children their age and meet new friends.
I set monthly themes to allow the children to experience new things but we mainly go with the children’s current interests.
I can ensure you that your child/ren will be made to feel welcome and would have lots of run whilst learning through play.
Everything I do whilst caring for young children is all about learning those vital steps for being school ready.
Kirsty is helpful and accommodating, willing to go above and beyond.
Kirsty is kind and friendly..
Kirsty and I had a great relationship and the communication was fantastic and always makes time for you.
Kirsty’s enthusiasm and commitment to achieving his goals and targets is amazing
Kirsty, thank you for being a wonderful Childminder, your hard work, kindness and dedication we’re very much appreciated.
My own two children
I also have experience with working in schools and youth groups with my previous role as a police community support officer.
CYPOP5 Childcare Training
Delivering the EYFS
introduction to children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder
Supporting children with speech, language and communication needs
Food and hygiene level 2
Setting the environment to support communication
Observations and the EYFS
Supporting early language development
The prevent duty
Improving children’s learning through play
Characteristics of effective learning
Child neglect level 2
Safeguarding children (refresher)
Partnership with parents
Effective partnership working with fathers
Action planning for improvement
Supporting children with SEND
Building a learning journey file
Creating the learning environment
Safeguarding and welfare requirements (refresher)
Space currently available
Updated JANUNARY 2020
Offering 30hrs funding
Spaces for holiday children
Drop off and pick up from Wootton lower school
I can look after children from birth
Monday to Friday 8am-6pm
I can offer childcare before and after these times if required
|Last Updated: 02/01/2020|
- Babysitting from £5.00 per hour
- Childminding from £5.00 per hour
Fee's differ pending on service required
Please contact to discuss
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