Hi I’m a ofsted registered childminder graded outstanding in my 2005, 2011 and 2016 ofsted inspections I live with my husband and two daughters who are aged 10 and 12 years old who both love sharing their home with the childminding children. I have worked in childcare for over 25 years now. i work towards the EYFS and plan all my activities and outings around this, each week we attend toddler groups,library and softplay areas we go to various parks in our area. i have a fantastic play room in my garden and provide lots of different activities which include imaginative play ie- cars and garage, farm set, dolls, play kitchen, dressing up and tents, i have lots of fine and gross motor skills toys including duplo,stickle bricks lego and mecanno. we do lots of art activities/messy play we look at a different topic each month i.e. Seasons, people from around the world,transport etc. in my garden i have a sand pit and water play, a flower and vegetable patch a fairy/insect garden, ride on cars, scooters and bikes.
I provide a daily diary for each child so you can see what they have been doing whilst in my care.
I have fantastic references.
I am a devoted child carer who believes that the most important years of our lives are that of our childhood and i feel very priviledged that i am able to be a part of this special time.
i have worked in a private day nursery (where i became a deputy manager)
nanny for 4 children
ofsted registered childminder for 12 years
2 children of my own
NVQ Level 3 in Childcare
PPA Diploma in Childcare
Paediatric First Aid
CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Childminding Practice
Stepping into Childminding
I am available all week 7.00-6.30pm
|Last Updated: 24/01/2020|
- Babysitting from £10.00 per hour
- Childminding from £5.50 per hour
My fees are £5.50ph - all fees include daily food, weekly activities/outings that we attend.
I accept childcare vouchers.
I offer government funding.
I am registered with the tax free government childcare scheme.
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My children have been cared for by Nicola for about 6 years. They love her! I love her! The children all adore her and consider her home to be their home. She has just been awarded her 3rd outstanding grade in a row and she earns that award in everything she does. She is professional, trustworthy and absolutely wants the best for all of the children in her care. Her home is welcoming and filled with fun. My girls have enjoyed days out at National Trust properties, the beach, parks, farms, basically anywhere that children can enjoy being children, they go. Her garden is lovely, her daughters are lovely, she is lovely. I consider myself and my daughters extremely fortunate to have had her look after them. I can't fault her.
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