5 stars (1)

Childminder in Leigh On Sea

Female Non-smoker Member since Aug 2011 Last Updated May 2019 Last Login 30 Jan 2020 Email Website

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
Special Needs Experience
Overnight Care
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications

About Me

Hello, my name is Miranda and I live alone with my daughter whos 7 in September. She attends Eastwood Primamry school.
I consider my home to be a healthy fun and safe environment to be in.
I can provide breakfast, lunch and/or dinner if needed.
I enjoy the outdoors with children as I believe it does benefit them in many ways, my daughter attends dance school on a Wednesday from 4.30 till 5.30pm
I like to provide a childcare setting that may feel like a home from home service as I would like the child to feel welcome and comfortable in my home as if it were their own.
I registered with Ofsted whilst 5 months pregnant and have completed all relevant training and experience needed to set up my own buisness. I am very passionate about working with children and their parents and aim to provide excellent childcare.

My Experience

Working in my primary school as a classroom assistant when I was on placement for my childcare level 2 course many years ago!! have worked in a private nursery in London in 2000 and was in charge of the toddler room . I spent 2 lovely years there and then left to be a nanny to 2 boys from my class. I had the boys for 3 years and went traveling. I came back and then worked for my local authority as a play worker. I worked and gained valuable experience in most of the play centers adventure playgrounds and 1'o'clock clubs covering all ages and backgrounds. I also have looked after a baby boy from the age of 3 months to a year and a half, being a mum too I consider myself to be experienced with babies and welcome all ages. I look after a special girl who is now 18 and was born blind, she also has learning difficulties. I still have her the 1 day a week in London as our bond is more then just a job to me we are very close .I have known her for nearl 10 years.
I am very passionate about working with children with special needs and

My Qualifications

Ofsted registered
CRB checked
Fully insured with Childcare.co.uk
Introduction to childcare level2
Current pediatric first aid cert
Safeguarding children levels 1-4
NVQ level 2 in childcare
Managing challenging behaviour
Epi pen Training
Food and hygiene
I am also a member of the children come first network which is a quality assurance scheme that aims to provide and ensure the best quality provision for your child, and also a member of the Marvellous Minders team who offer childcare for children with additional needs.

My Availability

I am currently doing school runs to Eastwood Primary school this will end at the Easter half term 2018
I have vacancies during school hours and after school and can offer school runs from Blenhaim, Fairways and Eastwood schools.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School no no no no no no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School yes yes no yes yes no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no yes yes no
Last Updated: 07/02/2018

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour

Fees will be arranged on meeting.
Discount for siblings
Will except cash, bank transfer, and vouchers all in ADVANCE

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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Miranda looked after our children for several years. They loved spending time with her. They felt very comfortable in her home and Miranda always treated them like part of her family.

  • 5 stars Overall

by about miranda on 15/05/2019

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