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Nanny in Brighton

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Female Non-smoker Member since Sep 2019 Last Updated Dec 2019 Last Login May 2020

My Summary

Part Time Nanny
Live Out Nanny
Ofsted Registered
DBS Check
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Childcare Qualifications
Newborn Experience
Tax-Free Childcare
Nanny Share

About Me

-No current availability, sorry! I'll update when I do.
-Queens Park/Hanover area.
-I have a calm, playful, connection-based approach.
-I love helping children enjoy time in nature, and love facilitating creativity of all kinds- music (especially singing), art, crafts, building, baking, imaginative play, stories...
-I love nurturing children's natural passion for learning through play and exploration, and I never stop being inspired by all they have to teach me in turn.
-Highly experienced working with children with many different disabilities and individual needs for over 15 years
-I work part time to fit around my work with a local organisation providing movement therapies for children with learning challenges, and time with my own little pre-schooler.
-Interested in RIE/Montessori/Peaceful parenting/Whole brain child etc.
-Top childcare motto: 'start with empathy'!

My Experience

-Currently training part-time as a HANDLE Practitioner, and am certified as a HANDLE Screener. It's a gentle and innovative approach for people with learning challenges, looking at underlying issues and tailoring activity programmes for them to do at home.
-7 years working with families as a nanny and helping run specialist play/home ed programmes for children on the autism spectrum
-4 years working as a support assistant in special schools and colleges with students with a huge range of diagnoses and disabilities including challenges with socialising, interacting, communication, movement, behaviour and learning.
-I'm a parent!
-My family fostered 50+ children as I was growing up which was super-influential to the person I became and the work I've done over the years since.

My Qualifications

Ofsted Registration as an At Home Childcarer with Brighton & Hove Family Info Service (in process)
Paediatric First Aid certificate (12 hrs) valid until 2022
ChildmindingUK Introductory Training Course (Level 3 Course - Common Core Compliant) 2019
HANDLE Screener certification (2012) and current affiliation with The HANDLE Institute
Training in Sherborne Developmental Movement L1 (2013)
Safeguarding and child protection training - updated 2019
Clear DBS October 2019 and registered with update service
MA in English Literature from Edinburgh Uni (2003)

My Availability

None currently, I'll update when I have some availability.

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After School no no no no no no no
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Last Updated: 17/12/2019

My Fees

  • Nannying from £11.00 per hour (gross)

Negotiable, talk to me!

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