5 stars (13)

Childminder in Peckham

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Female Non-smoker Member since Jun 2009 Last Updated Dec 2019 Last Login 15 Dec 2019 Email

My Summary

Ofsted Registered

About Me

My name is Dionne Campbell and i am an ofsted registered childminder based in Queens Road, Peckham, very close to queens Road train station. I am 42 year old and i live with my son who is 15 year old. I am a family orientated person and i have a very close relationship and bond with my son. Should you decide to employ my services as a childminder i will endeavour to put your childs need first and to provide you with the peace of mind that you need to carry out your daily responsibilities. Safe in the knowledge that he or she is being cared for in a happy, loving, clean and safe environment. I also promote learning development and activities that will benefit your child.

My Experience

I have been a registered childminder for over 10 year and I have experience of looking after my 15 year old son and also looking after families and friends children.

My Qualifications

Ofsted Report Grade 26 May 2017 GOOD
First aid Certificate
Food hygiene certificate
PACEY membership
Safeguarding and Child Protection
Communication, Language and Literacy
NVQ level 3 diploma in childcare
Observation & Planning
Introduction to Autism

My Availability

I have full time and part-time vacancies available for children from 8months to 8 years old and After school pick up.

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: 03/12/2019

My Fees

  • Childminding from £10.00 per hour

1 yrs and older
£300 per week full time
£60 per day part time
£10 per hour

UNDER 1
£65 per day

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 Documents

Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Dionne11. 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.

My son is in Dionne’s settings 3 days per week and am telling y’all he comes home every week with drawings laminated stuff, the different activities they make on a daily basis, they do some much activities such as sing a long each evening he would be singing a different nursery rhymes, and doing the action along with it, I know for a fact it helps my son’s learning skills and developments.
Dionne, Ciana and crystal is doing a very good job with these kids they are so patient, humble and loving sometimes I drop my son off he would be crying then the girls would just take his hands and walk him into the activity area and in no time he would be singing along.
These girls pays attention are vertical attentive and very professional when it comes to the children I have seen and observed for myself.
Ladies continued doing your best!!

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

by about Dionne11 on 03/12/2019


Response by Dionne11 on 03/12/2019:

Thank you Elaine for giving me and the team such a wonderful review its very much appreciated. Thank you for trusting us to take good care of your son. We will continue the journey for another fantastic year of play and learning development. Thank you very much for supporting our childcare settings and our team. Xx

My two boys have been with Dionne and her two co-workers since September 2017, aged then 2.5yrs and my youngest only 10mths. This was the first time we were looking for a childminder, so we were nervous and apprehensive. Dionne came recommended by a fellow colleague so we thought we would have a visit.
Straight away any apprehension we had disappeared, she made us feel at ease and the boys were instantly interacting with Chrystal and Ciana.

Dionne recently has had a make over in her setting making it very interactive with lots of crafts, educational toys and a story corner making the most of her space. She will also be commencing Forest School with the children which I know my youngest will love!

I cant recommend Dionne and the girls enough; Dionne has always been accommodating to us if needed and I fully trust her and the staff with my two children who have done nothing but grow since being with her.

My oldest boy has sadly left and is starting school in September, but we were eager to keep our youngest there as we know how much he loves it.

Thank you Dionne, Chrystal and Ciana for everything - we would be lost without you!

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

by about Dionne11 on 21/08/2019


Response by Dionne11 on 21/08/2019:

Thank you Lisa for giving me and the team such a lovely review its very much appreciated. We love having the boys as a part of our setting, and we just love their bright, funny wonderful personalities, they are an absolute pleasure to look after. Thank you once again, for trusting us to take good care of your boys. We wish child 1 the best of luck in his new school and I know he will do amazing. We will continue the journey with child 2 for another fantastic year of play and learning development. Xx

Our daughter has been with Dionne for three days a week since she turned one. Having met with a few childminders I knew we’d found the right match as soon as we met Dionne.

At our first meeting Dionne made a connection with our daughter. She was also incredibly comfortable with the paperwork side of the business, which I was really impressed with, this was something I’d seen at nurseries I’d visited but had been lacking with other childminders.

With the range of toys and equipment available, and the other children attending, we feel we get all the benefits of a nursery but with the additional personal bond and comfortable home setting.

Both assistants are also wonderful. Our daughter made a particular bond with one of them, which Dionne really encouraged, and it helped her initial settling in as well as her long term attachment in the setting.

Dionne has been really flexible and accommodating when we’ve had work commitments outside our usual childminding days, and she has even invited our daughter in for free to attend additional days for Christmas parties etc. This was so lovely and inclusive.

Dionne communicates really well, reporting on daily activities, meals, sleep and learning. She’s always keen to work closely with us on specific learning or guidance issues to ensure a cohesive approach both at home and in the setting.

Our daughter clearly loves her days with Dionne and the team. We can’t recommend them highly enough.

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

by about Dionne11 on 19/08/2019


Response by Dionne11 on 21/08/2019:

Thank you Bex for your wonderful review. My team and I love taking care of your amazing daughter, she’s so funny, intelligent, helpful and caring to all of her friends, a brilliant girl all round and she’s a joy to have in our setting. Thank you for trusting us to do the best we can do for your daughter and having that peace of mind whilst working.

Our daughter (2) has been with Dionne and her fantastic team Chrystal and Ciana for only 5months but in that time we have seen her speech, learning, eating and even sleeping improve. On our first visit we knew that our daughter would settle in well here. The setting is small but Dionne has utilised the space very efficiently. From arts and crafts to baking to water play there is plenty for the children to do. She also regularly brings them to soft play, the park, museums.

Since day one, our little one has skipped into Dionne’s. She loves it there and we can get on with our day knowing that she is in the company of people who care for her, help her develop and keep her safe.

Dionne provides a wide range of healthy food for the children and even gets them to eat their veg! There’s a menu plan each week and each Friday we are given the crafts our little one has completed during the week.

I feel we are very lucky in finding Dionne. Our daughter couldn’t be happier. Thank you Dionne to you and your team.

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

by about Dionne11 on 15/08/2019


Response by Dionne11 on 15/08/2019:

Thank you Edel for your wonderful review.
Your daughter is a joy to have in our setting, she is very intelligent and we love her funny 😁 personality.
Thank you for trusting me and my team with your daughter. Xx

My son has been with Dionne for 3 years and I feel as if I have hit the jackpot! It's evident how much she cares for my son and I feel completely secure in the fact that she is meeting all of his needs while providing him with a loving and safe environment. She selects and prepares healthy, yummy meals and provides us with meal plans for the week.

Having looked at a number of nurseries when choosing our Son's childcare, we decided we wanted to go down the Childminder route. At the time he was 13 months old and we really wanted a home from home environment, with more focused and personable care.
Dionne ticks all these boxes and more. Her home, and particularly her staff, is the perfect place for children to grow and learn.
we have found Dionne to be instrumental to our son development with his tongue tie issue. He is becoming a very confident boy talking a lot now and genuinely enjoys his time with Dionne and the other children.
Knowing our little boy is so happy with the settings makes it much easier to leave him - and ensures we never worry.

I have seen an immense boost in the confidence of my son especially his speech and he is always taking part in lots of activities, fun games, baking, crafts, outgoing and treats .
When it comes to birthdays, leaving do's it is guaranteed Dionne will make it a great one. The care from Dionne has had such a positive impact on our life as a family that the memories will remain and be cherished.

Overall, I can’t fault Dionne, the setting is fantastic, the highlight of my working day is receiving beautiful pictures of the fun activities they have been getting up to I would thoroughly recommend Dionne to anyone considering a childminder, she is wonderful with all ages and her long term care is outstanding.

Dionne is highly recommended love you guys. From Aeisha Pink 09/08/19

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

by about Dionne11 on 09/08/2019


Response by Dionne11 on 13/08/2019:

Thank you Aeisha for your wonderful review. My team and I love taking care of your son.
You are a wonderful and caring mother and your kindness and support to our setting is forever appreciated and we are forever grateful.
We will continue to be apart of his life and yours. We truly appreciate everything. Love you all.
Dionne and the team.

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