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Childminder in Castleside

Female Member since Apr 2011 Last Updated Jan 2024 Last Login Jan 2024

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
2 Year old Funded Childcare

About Me

Hello, My name is Yvonne Lightfoot, I am an OFSTED Registered Childminder. Graded "GOOD." I have been Registered for 7years. I live in Castleside with my Husband and son Thomas aged 18 I also have 2 daughters and 2 grand children

I provide a Calm, Relaxed, Friendly, Safe and Secure Enviroment for the children in my care, regardless of age or ability and promote Healthy Living.
I welcome everyone who attends my Setting.
I am available to pick-uo/ drop-off at CASTLESIDE primary school.

For more information do not hesitate to contact me. I have places available now.

My Experience

I have 3 children of my own and 2 grandchildren so I've had plenty practice over the years. I have also worked at the local school as a Teaching Assistant and have good knowledge of EYFS. I have a lot of life skills and would hope that I could use these skills and experience in the day to day running of my childcare. I also have had some experience of Autism and behavioral issues.

My Qualifications

Pediatric First Aid
NVQ 2 Children's Care Learning & Development
NVQ3 Children's Care Learning & Development
NCMA Member
OFSTED Registered Childminder graded" GOOD"
Childminding Network Member
CRB Checked
Flying from the Start
Level 2 Equality & Diversity

My Availability

I am available 8am-6pm Mon-Fri .Before/ After school pick-up from Castleside Primary School
Possible overnight care.
Other times may be available to suit Shift Work by arrangement
Possible places for 15hrs funded for 2, 3 & 4 year olds

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School no no no no no no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon no no no no no no no
After School no no no no no no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 13/05/2016

My Fees

Fees available on request Special rates for siblings 8am-6pm Mon-Fri
Other times could be arranged as available
Healthy Meals can be provided at extra cost
School Pick Ups could be arranged

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.

My Ofsted Inspections

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19 April 2022
17 January 2017 - Good
5 June 2013 - 2
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My Documents

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