Childminder in Finnieston

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Female Non-smoker Member since Aug 2016 Last Updated Aug 2018 Last Login 09 Dec 2019 Email

My Summary

Scotland Care Inspectorate Registered
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
Flexible Hours
Free Smear-Test Childcare

About Me

Hello, my name is Jane.

Please consider me when searching for the right childminder for you and your child/children. I am SMCA/CARE INSPECTORATE trained and registered and have been minding Children of all ages for many years. I am a Mum and a Granny and very 'hands on' Auntie.

I am available for school drop off and collection which includes, where possible, the child's clubs/activities after school.

Please request my HAPPY DAY CARE welcome pack which has lots of info including HDC aims and training etc. I can forward this to you via email

My registration, insurance and disclosure documents are available on request

I am registered for childcare tokens

My HAPPY DAY CARE offers a safe, happy and stimulating environment where your child's opinion, hopes and concerns are respected.

All activities at Happy Day Care are agreed with the children (depending on age and stage of development)

I am keen to promote outdoor activities and being based in Finnieston is ideal - we have many trips to local places of interest and various local play parks/children's wood/community garden/ local playgroups, libraries and sports at Kelvin Hall.

Finnieston is also well situated for the commuter - drop off and collection

I encourage parent/carers suggestions on how to develop my service via on the spot communication, through their Childs observation diary or the service evaluation

I offer flexible hours and affordable rates

I am registered with Food and Hygiene GCC to provide nutritious snacks

I am fully qualified in fire marshal and first aid - St John Ambulance

I promote a praise culture and active, fun, play and learn

Please request my HAPPY DAY CARE welcome pack which I can forward to you via email

My first formal Care Inspectorate inspection of my service was carried out in December 2017. I received Grade 5 (very good) for my play, care and support of the children. Grade 4 (Good) for.my business skills and I also received a grade 4 for my environment.
I am very pleased with the inspection out come, a copy of which is available on request.

My Experience

All my registration, insurance, disclosure and training certificates are available on request.
I am SMCA/CARE INSPECTORATE trained and registered and have been minding children of all ages for many years. I have attended many child relevant courses to ensure I am up to date with all legislation and The National Care Standard best practice, such as - SMCA Foundations, child protection, active play and learn, building self esteem in children etc. All my certificates are available for you to consider. My training is on going.

My Qualifications

SCMA - Foundation course
SCMA - Paediatric course
Child Protection - Clyde college
Active Play and learn - Clyde College
Promoting positive behaviour - Clyde College
Hemiplegia children - Maryhill Burgh hall - Seminar
Responsiveness birth to three years - Clyde College
Building self esteem in children - SCMA
Tear Tantrums and you - SCMA
Storytelling for children - Allison course online
TEFL - Teaching English as a second language
Fire Marshall - St Johns Ambulance
First aid - St Johns Ambulance
Member of IOSH - GTG
MY TRAINING IS ONGOING

My Availability

6.30am - 7pm - I'm very flexible and will discuss ad-hoc alternatives

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 no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 24/04/2019

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.50 per hour

£5.50 per hour - This includes, snacks, treats, light breakfast, light lunch, light dinner, trips to places of interest and fun, new toys/books/dvd's. Parent can provide child's own food/toys/books/dvd's if preferred.

£6 for after school collection including snack and treat . Parent can provide child's own food if late pick up or I can supply a light meal at no extra cost.

If possible, I am available and pleased to take children to their regular clubs. I also, if permitted, attempt to attend the children's special school/nursery days i.e. nativity plays.

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.

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