Nanny in Brighton
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Female Non-smoker Member since Sep 2019 Last Updated Dec 2019 Last Login May 2020
-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'!
-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.
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)
None currently, I'll update when I have some availability.
|Last Updated: 17/12/2019|
- Nannying from £11.00 per hour (gross)
Negotiable, talk to me!
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