Childminder in Paisley
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Female Member since Mar 2011 Last Updated Jan 2022 Last Login 04 Jul 2022
Hi my name is Lesleyl
I have 3 children of my own, ages 25 21and 17
I stay in Foxbar in Paisley I offer a home from home enviroment. your child will be made to feel like part of the family. I have a private page for each child where you will see photos of your childs day. I provide daily diaries until your child is old enough to tell you about their day. I provide a stimulating enviroment with lots of outdoor play, childminding / toddler groups, local visits to park, libraries, beach,swimming, soft play, picnics you can go off to work in the knowledge that I will look after your little cherubs as if they were my own.
I am registered with the social care and social work improvement Scotland ( formally known as care commission
I am a member of the Scottish childminding association.
I worked in a local authority nursery in Foxbar for 22years
have plenty of experience working with children. I started childminding in 2011 and I enjoy it tremendously.
city & guilds level 1 communication and language
city & guilds level 2 communication and language
SOME OF THE COURSES IVE WENT ON SINCE BECOMING A CHILDMINDER
Paediatric 1st aid ( every 3yrs)
part 1 child protection ( updated 2017)
Outdoor play( potential of a puddle)
Home fire safety training
Food Allergy online training
promoting healthy lifestyles
Elementary Food Hygiene
Booktrust training session
pre- birth to three
online basic first aid
online advanced first aid
online pediatric first aid course
Monday's - Thursday
8.00am - 5.30pm with some flexibility)
full time/part time spaces/term time and school holidays, ad hoc days
|Last Updated: 23/06/2021|
- Childminding from £4.50 per hour
to be discussed at meeting
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.
- First Aid Certificate (added 15/01/2022)
- First Aid Certificate (added 30/04/2019)
- PVG Check (added 30/04/2019)
- PVG Check (added 30/04/2019)
- Care Inspectorate Certificate (added 27/04/2019)
Below are the latest reviews for lesley. 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.
Lesley has been looking after our daughter for over a year now and she also provides school holiday care for our 6 year old son, she is one of the best child care providers around. We had a dreadful experience with a local nursery when our son was little and when it came time to look for child care for our daughter it was really quite stressful and a worry as to where we would find good quality care and not repeat our experience previously. We shouldn't have worried as we found Lesley and she put all our worries to bed. On first meeting Lesley I just knew she was the one to look after our children. She's approachable, open, warm and caring to both of our children and works with our children and their needs and requirements. She has built a beautiful relationship with our daughter and she looks forward to a Wednesday when it's time to go to Lesley's house. Lesley has encouraged our daughter to be independent in all aspects of self care and various activities. She has worked with our son and encouraged his ability in letters, numbers, reading and writing. She has lots and lots of different activities from arts and crafts, attending groups, being outdoors and days out. Nothing seems to phase her and she will ask the children what they want to do and will do her very best to meet those needs and wants if she can. She really does provide a home from home environment and will welcome your child in to her own home as if it is their own. I promise you will not find better than this lady as she is one of, if not the best, in child care provision around! :)
Response by lesley on 12/04/2019:
Lynsey thank you for that wonderful review I had a tear and a lump in my throat as I read it. Its so lovely to be appreciated and I'm so glad that you are happy and can go to work in the knowledge that i will take good care of your little treasures.. It is a pleasure to look after your children who are a credit to you both.. I love my job and not many people can say that. Thanks again Lesley xx
Lesley has been looking after my little boy for 18 months now, he is a happy little boy who just loves going to "wesweys". It's a great environment where Lesley plans each day to include educational and fun activities, attending groups and socialising with other children. Lots of outdoor activities as well as arts and crafts. Lesley keeps me up to date with a daily diary and lots of pictures on face book.
Lesley a genuinely lovely lady who provides brilliant care and as a mum makes it easy for me to go to work and not worry about my little boy.
Response by lesley on 12/07/2017:
Thank you so much for the review it means a lot. I eally enjoy my job and im so glad that you can go off to work knowing that your son is well looked after. Happy child happy mum and dad. Xx
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