Hi my name is Lesley. I am ofsted registered. I enjoy watching children grow into independent individuals. And helping them learn through play and activities indoors and outdoors. I have a garden. I have a small play area outside my front door, and a huge field with ducks and lots of parks.
Am now only looking after over 5s.
Not doing early years.
I have a lot of experience by bringing up my 3 girls aged 25, 13, and 6 and enjoy every minute. I am also a grandmother and have my grandchildren some weekends too. I have done voluntary work in Aldersbrook school to help children with learning.
I’m am ofsted registered.
I have health and safety, food safety, EYFS certificates in stimulating activities for under 3’s. First aid, child protection and safeguarding. I am updating by doing new courses all the time.
My hours are Monday to Friday 3.15 till 8pm, £7 hr for after Sch from aldersbrook school up to 6.30pm. £10 after 6.30pm up to 8pm. May be able to be a bit more flexible. My children go to Wanstead schools so working from aldersbrook for after school pick up.
Overnight from Saturday 8pm till 10am Sunday £90
|Last Updated: 28/10/2019|
- Childminding from £7.00 per hour
- Babysitting from £10.00 per hour
£7 hour for after Sch.
£10 after 6.30pm.
£7 hour for breakfast club.
£10 hour Saturday and £90 overnight Saturday from 8pm till 10am Sunday.
Holidays are £60 day.
My Local Schools
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- Training Certificate: safeguarding level 2 (added 03/07/2019)
- Ofsted Certificate (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: health and safety (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: food safety (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: observe and assess (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: eyfs under 3’s (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: Tax and NI benefits (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: business planning (added 02/02/2018)
- First Aid Certificate: first aid (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: child protection and safeguarding (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: eyfs planning (added 02/02/2018)
- DBS Check (added 02/02/2018)
- Training Certificate: policy and procedures (added 02/02/2018)
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Leigh is really child focused, incorporating the childrens wishes and feelings by maintaining structure but offering the children choice.
The children have great outdoor time and positive friendships are encouraged.
The friendly nature is second to none. I would use Leigh everytime to look after my son who is 7. It's hard to find a facility that puts you at ease as a parent and where your child's needs are fully focused on. Don't know how she manages to understand the children individually while making them feel equal as a group. But she does!
Response by Leigh on 13/11/2019:
Thanku so much I genuinely love all the kids and try my best to be fair xx
Leigh is experienced, professional, patient and has a genuine love for children. Leigh has been our childminder for nearly 2 years and I highly recommend Leigh. Not only is Leigh an OFSTED registered childminder, she also goes over and above to get to know the children she looks after and offers a tailored approach working with the parents/guardians which is always helpful. My son often praises Leigh (firstly for her cooking skills!) and also for creating fun and exciting activities that the children can do. She also encourages the children when she can to travel to school by other means for exercise such as walking, bikes or scooters which again is very good for the children.
Response by Leigh on 13/11/2019:
Thanku so much I do enjoy my job and the children are a pleasure.
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