4.83 stars (6)

Childminder in London Borough Of Newham

Female Non-smoker Member since Jul 2016 Last Updated Oct 2019 Last Login 13 Oct 2019 Email

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
Flexible Hours

About Me

My name is Karen, am an Ofsted Registered and Qualified Childminder in the Beckton Area. I have been a Childminder for 13 years, prior to that I worked as a Nursery Nurse Teacher for under fives in schools.

I Provide a Safe and Caring Environment for children working under the EYFS Curriculum to develop all key areas of the EYFS Framework.

Everyday is an adventure for children. I take the children out to Play Groups, Park, Farm, Library and Sure Start Activities.

Activities we do at home includes:

Painting
Arts and Crafts
Dressing Up
Baking
Reading
Outdoor Activities(Water and Sand Play including other activities.
Music
ICT
Messy Play
Links with Childminding Group
Links with Children's Centres

I have a beautiful garden with outdoor toys which gives the children freedom to explore and enjoy outdoor play.

I provide well balanced nutritious home cooked hot and cold meals everyday. Breakfast:Lunch:Supper.

Am located close to both Royal Albert and Beckton DLR Stations (Off Tollgate Road)

I dropped and pick children up from Ellen Wilkinson and Calverton Primary Schools.

My Experience

I have been working as a Childminder since 2003. My setting is culturally diverse. Am fully committed to ensuring, inspire and achieve a motto of Every Child, Every Chance, Everyday.

I provide a happy, healthy and Safe Environment where Every Child is valued and inspired to achieve and exceed their potential.

I provide a Home from Home Setting.

I provide Every Chance to Strengthen positive relationships with Parent's Families and Communities. I provide an enriched curriculum Everyday which develops Every Child's self confidence, resilience and passion for life long learning.

I respect the religious and cultural tradition of Every Child, and in so doing I celebrate our British Values and diversity within my setting.

My Qualifications

1. I am an Ofsted Registered Childminder in Beckton.

2. DBS (Disclosure Barring Services) Checked

3. N.N.E.B Diploma

4. Health and Safety-Level 2 (Chartered Institute of Environmental Health)

5. Food and Safety in Catering-Level 2 (Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, United Kingdom.

6. Paediatric First Aid. (HSH)

7. Safeguarding Certificate

8. Certificates of Achievement :Newham Core Performing Childminder

9. Heuristic Play and Treasure Basket.

10. Pacey Membership (Have a Public Liability Insurance)

11. Fire Safety

Module: Introduction to EYFS

Module: EYFS Observation and Assessment

Module: EYFS Stimulating Activities for under 3 year olds

Module: EYFS British Values

Module: EYFS Planning

Module: Childminder Introduction Programme

Module: Managing Behaviour and Child Development

My Availability

I currently have vacancies for 0-8 years.

I am available 5 days a week, Monday to Friday

I am flexible if required times are after my normal working hours.

My hours are between 7.30-6:30

I do drop off/pickups from Calverton Primary/ Ellen Wilkinson Primary

I have availability for School Children

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening yes yes yes yes yes no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 08/01/2019

My Fees

  • Childminding from £8.00 per hour

Childminding from £8 per hour

Full Day £50

My Local Schools

My Documents

Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Little Angels. 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.

Karen has been minding my little boy since he was six months old. She has always been very caring towards my son and is a very understanding and flexible. My son always seems happy when we get to the house and excited to see her. I have been very happy with her as a minder.

  • 4 stars Overall

by about Little Angels on 13/10/2019

Karen has continued to provide excellent care to my child whom she has watched from the age of 4 months.

He loves being there, enjoys his play time and has learned many of the early learning skills to set him up for nursery. He's counting and singing nursery rhymes with confidence and has developed confidence around any group of children and I largely attribute that to Karen's approach to interaction both with the children and their parents.

I'm purposely dragging my feet to keep him with her as long as possible, I value her efforts so much. I continue to rate Little Angels and would recommend them to anyone looking for a reliable and understanding childminder.

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

by about Little Angels on 10/06/2019

My son has been with Karen now for over a couple of years and during that time I've seen that he really enjoys his time with her, and that she is someone we feel we trust very much with him. He is always happy when he gets there and seems to be doing a variety of things to keep him stimulated and learning. We've never had any problems and Karen has always been really helpful and flexible whenever we've had any challenges.

I would very much recommend Karen

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

by about Little Angels on 10/06/2019

My daughter has been coming here for the past 2 years, and it has been the greatest childcare experience i have ever had! from the first day my child connected with Karen and was happy to be left. she is treated like an extension to the family which is great for me as I want my child to have a homely environment. At Little Angels they are Clean, Caring and helps to teach the kids in the early years.

Unfortunately I have moved so have to change provider but I am dragging it out as long as possible as I know this is going to be upsetting for my daughter.

This Childminder is one in a million.

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

by about Little Angels on 08/01/2019

I meet Karen 8 years ago when my daughter was 6 month, the first contact was very pleasant and we did not regret till today, as I now have my second at Karen’s. My Son enjoys karen house to the full.

Karen has a safe clean and tidy environment for the well-being of any child, she does a lot of activities with the children indoors and outdoors, she has a lovely park just next to her house which my daughter loved when she was a toddler and now my son also very much love their trips to the park.

karen provides fresh healthy home made food which my son loves. I highly recommend Little Angels childminder to any parent who is looking for a safe clean and pleasant environment for their little ones.

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

by about Little Angels on 16/10/2017

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