5 stars (3)

Childminder in Slough

Female Non-smoker Member since Mar 2018 Last Updated Oct 2018 Last Login 25 May 2019 Email

My Summary

Ofsted Registered

About Me

I am an Ofsted registered childminder.
I have been a childminder since 2008 and is CRB checked, first aid trained and has gone undergone other training courses like sharing feelings, playing outside, safeguarding etc. All year around I keeps doing short courses to keep myself up to date.
I live with my two sons who are 13 and 8 years old. One is in the Royal Grammar School and other one is in St Bernard's preparatory school. Both of my sons are very friendly and always interested in meeting new people and making new friends.
Last but not least, I am very bubbly and like to entertain my little guest at home.

My Experience

I have more then 10 years experience working with children of different age group. Children are my little buddies in my house and we all have fun together through out the day. I believe that every child is an individual and they grow and learn differently from each other.

I am flexible with the hours around the parents schedule. At the moment, the childminder has full and part time availability for 0-8 years old and above.

I also helps 3-5 age to get ready for school as well as preparing them for their future learning and successes by covering EYFS Framework.

All her policies and procedures are in place and up to date.

I believe that cuddling children isn't just kindness, it is essential for their emotional development and well being.

Happiness of the child is important for me.

I am a freelance designer as well and likes doing creative activities with children to build up their confidence. Art & Craft is one of my favourite activity with children.

I can offer a home away from home environment, with plenty of educational and recreational toys which can stimulate their development. Dvd, Nintendo Ds, iPad, television, iPod and other games are available but will be provided with parents consent.

Play dough, colouring, painting, puzzles, legos, Duplo, Dressing up and books for all groups are provided.

I believes in equal opportunities and likes to celebrate different festivals. I likes to have children from different backgrounds to understand their customs and beliefs.

I believes in not forcing things on children and believes in giving them their own space and freedom.
I have a nice, big outdoor space to have a little run around and a big giant Trampoline.

I likes to take children to the local parks libraries and arranges small outings with the consent of parents.

I offers a warm & friendly environment for you and your child. My aim is to work in partnership with parents as I feels this has a positive impact on your child development and learning. All the activities I offers meeting national framework EYFS.

This childminder accepts childcare vouchers, direct debit, cheques or cash.She is also registered with childcare tax.

She is also available for school holidays.

No smoking environment.

Good transport links M40 & M4.

Hold public Liability insurance with PACEY.

My Qualifications

Childminder Certification
First Aid qualified.
Registered with ofsted
EYFS training courses like safeguarding, prevent,sharing feelings,outdoor play etc.
Level 3 Teaching Assistant
Masters in Graphic Design

My Availability

Immediate full time or part time vacancies available for 0-8 years old. I am also available during school holidays and charge parents a good package for School holidays. I have also got space in my car for school pick and drops. I can pick and drop from the following Schools.
Arbour Vale
Baylis Court Nursery
Baylis Court School
Wexham School
Penn Road Children's Centre
Penn Wood Primary & Nursery
St Mary's Farnham Royal
Yew Tree Road Children Centre
James Elliman Primary
Claycots School
St Anthony's RC Primary School
Claycots Bath road
St Bernard's Convent Grammar School
St Bernard's Preparatory School
Wexham Court Primary School
Slough Centre Nursery School
Long Close
Beechwood School
Godolphin Infants School
Godolphin Junior School
Herschel Grammar School
Monksfield Way Children's Centre
St Andrews Way Children's Centre

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Last Updated: 11/10/2018

My Fees

  • Childminding from £6.00 per hour

Charge 5£- 7£an hour depending on the total hours you have registered your child with me. Siblings get discount. Childcare vouchers, direct debit, cheques or cash accepted and I am also registered with tax free child care.

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

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  • Training Certificate: Universal Safeguarding (added 04/04/2018)
  • First Aid Certificate: Paediatric First Aid in Childcare (added 04/04/2018)
  • Ofsted Certificate (added 04/04/2018)
  • DBS Check (added 04/04/2018)

Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Saima. 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 was with with saima for a couple of months and she was fantastic. Saima was flexible for my shift pattern, very understanding and supportive. She is a very loving person with a wonderful home.

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by about Saima on 09/09/2018

I had my daughter with Saima for couple of months she’s been great in all the aspects
My daughter loves her she had lovely time
Saima is very reliable person always helpfull and understandable
Recommend to all the mothers :)

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by about Saima on 26/08/2018

Looking for a Child Minder, don't go too far, Saima is the one for your little ones. I have 2 girls and they have been going to Saima's house for the past two years. Besides being a professional, Saima is absolutely lovely and amazing. She's warm, caring, homely and her motherly instincts never seize to amaze me. 

She ensures that the girls are occupied constructively. She has two children of her own and she encourages them to play together and has activities set out for them so that they don't get bold. Saima is a big believer of respect so, trust me when I say she is a blessing to our family. If it was not for her going to work would be extremely stressful. Thanks Saima, you're amazing.

  • 5 stars Overall
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by about Saima on 13/04/2018

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