I have been a in a network of childminders in seaham since 2003 ,i am originally from seaham and I grew up here .i am regularly inspected by OFSTED within my homebased setting, i was awarded a good on my last inspection .i also have regular training with durham county to keep me upto date with my knowledge and development within the childrens care sector.i attend various playgroups within seaham. the children which i care for are taken on outings such as visits to the local parks, beach , libraries and occasionally museums and farms etc .(due to covid details of outdoor activities may differ )
i offer various play experiences within my home such as role play, computer games, reading , cooking , outdoor play board games , crafts. etc. You will also find details about my setting on other sites such as yell and families info service for durham.
I am registered for 2,3 and 4 year olds FREE 15 /30 hour government paid placements ask on enquiry i will have availability from September 2021
I have had experience as a childminder in seaham since 2003, during these years i have cared for a variety of different age groups ranging from birth onwards. All the children which i care for are classed as individuals and i like to work alongside parents to make sure the best possible care is given to each child, i pride myself with care for babies and young children , by making sure that they are safe and secure within and outside my home environment , and i strive to help each child develop to the best of their ability. I also take younger children to playgroups on a daily basis , which I feel helps children socialise and become independent within different settings .
I give children of all age groups the attention and care they deserve ,and I have a strong bond with each and everyone of them within my care.
You can find reviews from parents whose children have attended my setting in the past and who still use my setting within this profile page .
i will have spaces for early years children from September 2021
I have 10 GCSE grades including English Maths and Science.
NVQ level 3 diploma in Homebased Childcare.
NVQ level 3 in Childrens Learning And Development
First aid for babies and children
I also hold certificates in baby massage, managing childrens behaviour, food hygiene . along with various others .
I work in the seaham area.
4 weeks notice is always given for my annual holiday leave
I am available to take children to and from Seaham Trinity Primary School .
i will have early years availability from january 2022
|Last Updated: 07/10/2020|
- Childminding from £4.00 per hour
Full day sessions
mon-thurs hours between 7.30am - 5.30pm
fri 7.30am - 4.30pm
8 hrs and under £28
9 hrs £30
10 hrs £32
Inc breakfast , snacks , lunch and light evening meal , also playgroup entrance fees where applicable
1/2 day session
from £17 per day inc breakfast , snacks and lunch / light tea where applicable
school drop offs - £7 per day inc breakfast where applicable ( may change due to covid school start times )
school pick ups - £9per day inc light meal where applicable ( may change due to covid school finish times)
In certain circumstances i can charge an hourly rate £4 per hour ( ask on enquiry).
Meals , snacks and playgroups are included within these pricings ( not including baby milk and baby food )
TAX CREDITS are taken in my setting
CHILDCARE VOUCHERS are accepted in my setting
Available for FREE 15 hours government 2 year olds FREE play and learn scheme (enquiries can be made through myself )
Also available for 3-4 year olds 15 /30 hour free nursery placements , hours for this option can be shared between your chosen nursery and myself ( ask on enquiry)·
Please feel free to read my last ofsted report on the ofsted website.
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.
- Ofsted Certificate (added 05/12/2018)
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Teri is the best childminder you could ever wish for. Leaving your child with someone other than family while your at work is such a big deal, but Teri just becomes a part of your child’s family from day 1. She isn’t simply a babysitter she does loads with all of the kids and our daughter came on so well in her time with her.
I honestly could not recommend Teri any more highly, we have complete trust in her and I suppose the proof is in the fact that our daughter absolutely loves her and the rest of her family as well.
If you choose Teri to look after your little ones you will not be disappointed
Nicola and Lee
My daughter loves going to see Teri before and after school. Teri has been able to get my daughter to try a variety of different foods and, even though she only has her in short snippets, she always takes the time to teach my daughter new things. Very good communicator, always keeps me informed of anything that's going on with my daughter (and her school if I've missed something). Highly recommend Teri!
My daughter has been going to Teri since she was 5 months old. I was very apprehensive of leaving such a young baby full time. Teri made me feel completely at ease and my daughter loves going everyday. She gets to interact with a range of children everyday. Her overall development is fantastic because of the range of playgroups and activities provided. My daughter is a fussy eater and Teri has been very patient and understanding providing my daiughter with a range of foods at meal times. Teri has built such a close relationship with myself, partner and daughter and I trust her.I could not recommend her enough.
My daughter has been with terri for at least 5 months now and I only wish she was there 5 days a week not 3! Hannah had previously attended a local nursery and was really distressed when i dropped her off and when i picked her up but now I can't get her to leave Terri! (sometimes upsetting for me but in a fantastic way!). I love that terri has become a second mum to my little girl and that she loves her dearly. She makes sure she has good nutritious meals, plays with her, sings songs with her, takes her out and has also brought her on developmentally. I trust my daughters judgement above anything and I would recommend Terri to anyone who want to feel totally at ease with leaving their little one with someone else while they are at work. Not only does my daughter love her, she loves the rest of her family too, including the other children she looks after. Since finding her, I wouldn't let any other professional look after my daughter. We would be lost without you xxx
Teri is a really great childminder. My 3 year old son has been going to Teri for nearly 3 years now and I have no hesitation in continuing with this arrangement for my other son when I return to work after maternity leave. For my children Teri offers a home away from home. It's great that Teri takes the children on outings and to playgroups as this really helps with their social, physical and emotional development. Teri's experience of raising her own children has also proved to be invaluable, providing advice and guidance on all sort of issues from teething to potty training. Teri is very approachable and reliable which is invaluable to a working mum. I would not hesitate to recommend Teri's services as a childminder to other parents.
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