Childminder in Castlerock

Babysitter in Castlerock

Usually responds within 12 hours

Female Non-smoker Member since Apr 2019 Last Updated Oct 2019 Last Login Jan 2020 Email

My Summary

DBS Check
Overnight Care
First Aid Training
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
Weekend Babysitter
Registered in Northern Ireland
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
Tax-Free Childcare
Emergency Babysitter
Flexible Hours
Free Smear-Test Childcare

About Me

I started childminding as I found childled and flexible childcare in the area was almost nonexistent and that's what I wish to provide for the children and parents I work with. I have a daughter of my own and our home is very much child based and sometimes messy. My aim is to provide a home like environment for minded children. To place their safety and wellbeing at the centre of all daily activities. I aim to provide a place where children feel free to express themselves develop their into their own person, by always listening to the child and discussing boundaries and rules and the reasons for them. For parents I aim to provide them with child care which is flexible and reliable where they can be sure their childs physical and mental wellbeing is my main priority. As I work with a much smaller number of children than I am registered to have I can offer much more flexibility for parents who work irregular hours or shifts.

I am a member of the forest childcare association and provide children in my care a complete range of outdoor activities. Making full use of the wonderful village of Castlerock with trips to the beach, forest, national trust and play park. As well a a variety of indoor activities from crafts, baking, music and puzzles to dress up, story books, occasional movie afternoons and trips to soft play.

My Experience

I have been registered as a childminder since the start of 2019 but have experience working with children, including many years as a nanny since over the past 20+ years.

My Qualifications

My relevant qualifications include

NVQ level 3 in childrens care, learning and development. (on going)

Pediatric first aid

Health and safety

Safeguarding level 2&3

Food hygiene level 2&3

Level two diploma class room assistant

Dyslexia awareness diploma

ADHD awareness diploma

Autism awareness diploma

Complete SEND diploma level 2,3 &4

EYFS teaching diploma level 2.

My Availability

I am flexible with hours and can discuss hours to try and find an option to fit parents and myself.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes 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 yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Overnight no no no no no yes yes
Last Updated: 12/10/2019

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £8.00 per hour
  • Childminding from £3.75 per hour

I am willing to discuss what is required and try to find a suitable rate for childminding.

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.

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