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Childminder in Irvine

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Female Member since May 2017 Last Updated Jun 2022 Last Login 27 Jun 2022

My Summary

Scotland Care Inspectorate Registered
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
2 Year Old Free Childcare
3 and 4 Year Old Free Childcare
Tax-Free Childcare
Flexible Hours
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

My name is Julie Blakely and I have been a Registered Childminder for over 22 years in the Girdle Toll area of Irvine in Ayrshire. I am a partner provider with North Ayrshire to offer the new 1140 hours funded childcare from August 2020 for children aged 2- 5 years, I can also offer blended care with Annick Early Years, this includes eligible 2's. I live with my husband and 2 grown-up children.

My Experience

I have always worked within the childcare industry. I am a qualified Nursery Nurse and worked in nursery for many years. I have been a Childminder for over 22 years working with children aged from 0 - 12 years.

My Qualifications

I have a SNNEB (Nursery Nurse) qualification. I have recently completed a Professional Development Award in Childhood Practice (Level 8). I am studying for my BA in childhood practice. I hold a current 1st aid certificate. I also hold a PASS certificate from environmental health to enable me to run a food business.

My Availability

A space has opened for an under 5 year old with immediate start. From August 2022, I will have an under 5 space on Mondays, Thursday and Friday. This includes funded spaces.

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: 14/04/2022

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour

Fees differ due to the different types of contracts available. Term time only contracts are slightly more expensive at £5.25 per hour. My service operates 47 weeks per year, fees for all year care are charged at £5.00 per hour. Fees for blended care top-up is £5.31 per hour, in line with North Ayrshire Council funding fees. Fees include all meals, snacks, drinks and outings. I am registered with a number of voucher companies as well as the government's tax free childcare scheme to help with childcare costs.

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