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5 stars (2)

Nanny in Newport

Babysitter in Newport

Usually responds within 12 hours

Female Non-smoker Member since Jan 2018 Last Updated Jul 2020 Last Login 04 Aug 2020 Email

My Summary

Part Time Nanny
Full Time Nanny
Live Out Nanny
Full Driving Licence
Ofsted Registered
DBS Check
Nanny Housekeeper
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Own Car
Childcare Qualifications
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter
Newborn Experience
Mothers Help
Nanny Share
Key Worker Childcare

About Me

My name is Laura Im based in Newport but I Drive so I’m happy to travel. I grew up here on the iow so I have a good knowledge of the area and what groups/ activities ect that there are on for children. I enjoy the outdoors. In my spare time I love spending time with my family and friends.

My Experience

I’ve been a nanny for over 15 years 4 of those years I was a live in nanny for a lovely family in London which I really enjoyed. Since being back on the Isle of Wight I’ve worked for a few lovely familes. Children that I did look after every week before they started school, I often still see them as I babysit for them it’s great to keep in touch with those familes. I very much enjoy caring for children of all ages I’ve looked after children ranging in age from a few months old to teenagers.

My Qualifications

I have a childcare qualification.
I am pediatric first aid trained.
I have a DBS check.
I am fully insured with a Childcare insurance specialist.
I have business insurance on my car insance policy.
I am on the ofsted voulantary register as home carer ( Nanny.)

My Availability

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes no no yes no
Morning yes yes yes no no yes no
Afternoon yes yes yes no no yes no
After School yes yes yes no no yes no
Evening yes yes yes no yes yes no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 27/07/2020

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £8.50 per hour
  • Nannying from £10.00 per hour (gross)

My Documents

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  • First Aid Certificate (added 11/07/2020)
  • DBS Check (added 11/07/2020)
  • image/svg+xml Ofsted Certificate (added 11/07/2020)


Below are the latest reviews for Laura. 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.

Laura has worked with us over the last year looking after our 4-year son, doing occasional early mornings and drop-off and pick-ups from pre-school, after school and bedtimes, babysitting, and for the past three months full days. She takes him on excursions to the beach and to attractions, and plays with him in the house with toys and crafts, as well as creating meals and snacks and helping to pack lunches and school bags. I can't recommend her highly enough, she is a lovely person to be around, for both us and our son, she is highly responsible, calm even in a crisis, and she provides a warm and nurturing environment for him to play and learn. She is completely reliable and has never once been late or let us down, and she is very flexible if things change. He loves being around her and we have complete trust that she will look after him with care and attention and a very thorough approach to his safety and happiness.

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

by about Laura on 01/08/2020

Laura has been a nanny for my 4 children (aged 4y, 2y and 9 month old twins) since we all moved to the Isle of Wight in October 2018. She has been an excellent nanny with all the children: supporting and caring for each of their needs. All the the children love spending time with Laura.
She has been great looking after the babies: helping the weaning stage. She has such a calming influence on the children with good communication, reading stories and distracting when needed. She is also very patient: especially with cranky upset toddlers! :-)

Laura has really good initiative about what needs to be done with the kids and around the house. From taking the older kids on outings (library or Tapnell farm) to household tasks (laundry and organising meals/cleaning up afterwards).

Laura is always punctual, reliable and very flexible to our needs. She is quite happy to work extra hours and stay late when needed. We spend lots of time together as I am on maternity leave. I can truly say that Laura is a very kind and thoughtful person while being very easy to get on with. I would highly recommend Laura.

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

by about Laura on 18/02/2019

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