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Childminder in Gedling

5 stars
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Female Member since Jun 2021 Last Updated Jun 2022 Last Login 25 Jun 2022

My Summary

Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
2 Year Old Free Childcare
3 and 4 Year Old Free Childcare
Childminding Agency Registered
Tax-Free Childcare
Flexible Hours
Key Worker Childcare
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

Hi my name is Heather I am a qualified childminder I have 20 years experience as a foster carer and special guardian.
I have spaces available for wraparound, all day or half days. My prices start from £4.22 per hour
we do lots of fun activities in doors as well as lots of outdoor play
I have special educational needs experience and have looked after children from birth to teenagers.
I live close to City Hospital so ideal for shift workers, and a 5 minute walk to Bestwood Lodge. The woodlands are ideal for children's outdoor learning
I have a large comfortable home with lots of educational toys and books for children to grow and thrive whilst feeling safe and secure, a large enclosed back garden for children to play in with weather appropriate toys .
I follow the EYFS Framework

My Experience

I have worked in Hospital settings from healthcare of the elderly and head injuries I have worked at Highbury hospital learning disabilities then became a foster carer for the last 20 years looking after children long term and short term of all ages and a special guardian for 12 years to 3 sisters 2 have now left home.
I'm a single parent to my 29 year old daughter who lives close by
I have experience with children from birth to teens
I'm covid vaccinated plus booster

My Qualifications

Enhanced DBS
Prevent Duty
Paediatric First Aid
FGM
Food Safety

My Availability

I work Monday to Friday 7am to 5 pm
longer hours by arrangement for shift workers starting from 6am and finishing later in the evenings
pick up drop off from following local schools
Robin Hood primary
Margaret Clitherow Primary
Southglade Primary
Burford Primary
Arnbrook Primary
Warren hill primary
Westglade primary

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Last Updated: 13/06/2022

My Fees

  • Childminding from £4.22 per hour

From £4.22 per hour

My Local Schools

My Documents

  • DBS Check (added 29/09/2021)
  • image/svg+xml Childminding Agency Certificate (added 17/09/2021)
  • Training Certificate: food safety (added 16/09/2021)
  • Training Certificate (added 16/09/2021)
  • Training Certificate (added 16/09/2021)
  • First Aid Certificate (added 16/09/2021)
  • Training Certificate (added 16/09/2021)
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Reviews

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Heather has looked after my 3 year old daughter, she has been fantastic and is so caring and supportive. Heather is very reliable and provided care for my daughter which has been tailored around her needs. Heather's home is clean and an ideal environment for children. Heather has communicated well with me in regards to caring for my daughter and has ensured I was informed about any changes.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for Rowena Rowena about Avatar for kiddie comforts kiddie comforts on 06/04/2022


Response by Avatar for kiddie comforts kiddie comforts on 06/04/2022:

Thank you Rowena it was a pleasure looking after your daughter .

Heather is a fantastically warm person who bonded with our little boy immediately.
She is also one of the most organised childminders we have met. Would recommend.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 4 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 4 stars Food
  • 4 stars Communication

by Avatar for MattP85 MattP85 about Avatar for kiddie comforts kiddie comforts on 13/01/2022


Response by Avatar for kiddie comforts kiddie comforts on 13/01/2022:

Thank you so much for your lovely review Matt, I loved looking after Arthur .

Heather is amazing my son and daughter adores her she has been amazing at relieving my anxiety around my children and so reassuring to myself and my children. My children love all the different activities and always have the best day there.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for kirsty11 kirsty11 about Avatar for kiddie comforts kiddie comforts on 11/11/2021


Response by Avatar for kiddie comforts kiddie comforts on 11/11/2021:

Thank you Kirsty for the lovely review I love looking after both your children and the way your daughter has settled is amazing.

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