Babysitter in Canterbury

Male Non-smoker Member since Jul 2016 Last Updated Nov 2019 Last Login 20 Nov 2019 Email

My Summary

DBS Check
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Own Car
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter
Childcare Qualifications

About Me

Hi, I'm Robin, and I'm a Primary School teacher in-training, currently studying Upper Primary Education at Canterbury Christ Church University. I'm Level 3 qualified with 4 years of experience in schools, nurseries, after school clubs, youth clubs and babysitting, so I'm experienced with all age groups! I absolutely love being outdoors, and I've just finished a full-time job in a Forest School for nursery children, which I absolutely loved, as I have a passion for the outdoors! I've recently moved to the area so I'm looking to fill up my week as much as possible!

I love keeping active, video games (I usually share a love for Minecraft with the children I care for!), art and I have a background in Drama, which I try to incorporate into my practice with role play and other forms of expressive arts, which the children love! I also have a deep passion for special needs and challenging behaviour, and have been fortunate enough to have experience with children with varying needs.

If you'd like to contact me to discuss potential bookings, please give me a call or text on the number provided, or drop me an email. I always respond very quickly!

My Experience

I've completed 3 years of training at college and have achieved a Level 3 in Childcare and Education with a very high grade A. This course involved year-long work placements in schools and nurseries. I was then a member of 2 childcare agencies, providing regular cover work for nursery assistants and teaching assistants throughout West Sussex, and I worked full-time in one of those nurseries for 3 months. I was the regular babysitter for 2 families; a family of 4 children requiring daytime and evening babysitting, and a family of 1 child with Autism who required regular days out and stimulation from a male influence. References available.

I am fully First Aid trained, and I have experience with Special Needs and challenging behaviour and have just completed a qualification in Understanding Autism.

I also volunteered at 2 local youth clubs while I was in college.

My Qualifications

Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (grade A)
Level 2 Understanding Autism
Level 2 Introduction to Early Years, Education and Childcare
Level 2 Drama
Level 2 Understanding Health and Nutrition
GCSE Science - grade B
GCSE Maths - grade 4
GCSE English - grade B

My Availability

I am looking to work alongside Uni, working mostly all evenings, all day weekends and school pickups if possible. I can also do over-nights on weekends and during holidays, and am able to take children on days out over weekends and holidays to keep them engaged if you'd like!

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Before School yes no yes yes yes yes yes
Morning no no yes yes no yes yes
Afternoon no no yes yes no no no
After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Overnight no yes yes no yes yes no
Last Updated: 07/11/2019

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £9.00 per hour

These are flexible and can be discussed based on your needs. My usual fee is £9 p/h

My Documents

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  • DBS Check (added 24/02/2019)

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