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Childminder in Thanet

5 stars

Female Member since Jul 2017 Last Updated Jun 2021 Last Login Apr 2022

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 Free Childcare
3 and 4 Year Old Free Childcare
Tax-Free Childcare
Flexible Hours

About Me

Hello my name is Tamsin, i am 48 and married to Matt who works for KCC but is also registered as my assistant. We have 2 children and live in St Nicholas at Wade, Birchington, Kent. From September 2021 I will be temporarily reducing to provide St Nicholas at Wade School after school pick ups and care only. We believe children are a blessing and feel honoured to be in a position to be able to help shape other children's lives. We also have a Cavachon dog called Barry, a bearded dragon called Dino and a fish called Fred.

My Experience

First registered in 2008 and worked as a childminder since then. 2 children of my own, now age 11 and 14. Qualified gymnastics coach. Have worked in several playgroups and schools over the years.

My Qualifications

Cache level 3 in Home Based Childcare,
A grade GCSE Child Development.
Many courses and training including level 3 Safeguarding, Food Hygiene and Paediatric First Aid.
Fully insured.

My Availability


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 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: 12/06/2021

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour

£5.00 an hour including a drink and snack.

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

The inspection grades below have been obtained from the Ofsted website based upon the registration number the childminder has provided to us. You should verify this information yourself prior to using the childminder.

Ofsted Good Provider Logo
25 September 2019

My Documents

  • image/svg+xml UK Driving Licence (added 08/06/2021)
  • First Aid Certificate: Paediatric First Aid Level 3 (added 08/06/2021)
  • Training Certificate: Safeguarding and Sexual Exploitation (added 24/01/2019)
  • First Aid Certificate: Level 3 award in Paediatric First Aid (added 24/01/2019)
  • Exam Certificate: Cache level 3 Diploma in Home-Based childcare (added 24/01/2019)
  • image/svg+xml Ofsted Certificate (added 24/01/2019)
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Below are the latest reviews for Tamsin. 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.

We've been very pleased with Tamsin in the way that she always opens the door with a smile on her face and our daughter always leaves there happy too. I think she loves what she does and it shows. Matt and the children are also very nice so it's a pleasant environment to leave your children.
She has been as fair as can be when it comes to billing and has been very flexible to work around our work days and patterns that are not always fixed.
I'd recommend Tamsin to anyone looking for childcare in the surrounding area without hesitation.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for HannahB HannahB about Avatar for Tamsin Tamsin on 25/02/2020

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