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DonnasHappyHearts
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Childminder in Milton Keynes

5 stars
(7)

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Female Member since Oct 2011 Last Updated Oct 2020 Last Login 21 Jan 2022

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
Tax-Free Childcare
Flexible Hours
Key Worker Childcare
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

Hello my name is Donna, I have four Grown up children, I have been working in childcare for over 10years. I offer a home from home care setting. I do offer school pick ups and I can drop home for a small fee. We like to go out and about to explore Milton Keynes, I take the children to different groups like springers and bounce, we like to spend time outdoor at the local parks and woods, if you would like to get in touch and I can answer any of your questions.
I have availability for a full time space or two part time.
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Donna

My Experience

I have worked with children since my own children have been babies, i have worked in nurserys, play groups and school, i have experience with all ages of children and feel very confident with any age.

My Qualifications

Childcare level specialist learning in schools
Level 3 Diploma for early years workforce
Childminding Diploma
Paediatric first aid
Safeguarding
Currently studying child physiology and child Behaviour

My Availability

Full and Part time

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Last Updated: 06/10/2020

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour

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My Local Schools

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My Ofsted Inspections

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Good
29 November 2021
19 May 2015 - Met
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My Documents

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Reviews

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Donna is an incredible childminder and an amazing human being!

Based on recommendation from two of my friends whose children were already in Donna’s care, we made the decision to move our little girl from a formal nursery setting to Donna’s ‘home from home’ set up and couldn’t be happier with our choice! She is kind and flexible which makes all the difference to a frazzled, working parent. She always has time to chat and gives you an in-depth insight into our daughter’s days.

It is so clear that Donna truly loves the children in her care and they all become part of the family. It is wonderful to see how our little lady, who is an only child, has developed such strong, loving relationships with the other children - all well as with Donna and the other family members. It really is a loving home away from home.

In addition to the exceptional care provided, Donna has also been a God send when it comes to parenting advice. As first time parents it’s easy to get overwhelmed and Donna continues to be there with non-judgmental, practical advice IF we ask for it. 😊 Our girl, and our family, are so lucky to have Donna and her family in our lives.

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by Avatar for H Parson H Parson about Avatar for DonnasHappyHearts DonnasHappyHearts on 13/06/2021

We started sending our little boy to Donna at the end of lockdown 1, 2020. It has been the best decision for us as a family, Donna is a huge blessing to us and we are incredibly thankful for all she has done for our son. Her love for children and her job shine through from the moment you meet her. Our little boy is content, happy and settled with Donna and has been since the beginning. He has become a part of her family and has also a happy 'family unit' with the other children who attend. Every day he strolls in, beaming and I ALWAYS pick up a tired, well fed and extremely happy little boy. As parents as well, Donna has supported and advised us along the way with the trials and difficulties being parents to a toddler can bring. We cannot recommend Donna highly enough, she truly is a wonderful lady who offers an exceptional and outstanding setting for children.

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by Avatar for Beth Beth about Avatar for DonnasHappyHearts DonnasHappyHearts on 04/06/2021

Donna has looked after 2 of my children for over 7 years. She has always provided a high standard of childcare and been a fantastic childminder. She has taken the children out on many trips to the woods, beach and cinemas. The children are very comfortable with her and the childminding setting. Couldn’t recommend her enough.

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by Avatar for Becs Becs about Avatar for DonnasHappyHearts DonnasHappyHearts on 03/06/2021

Donna has cared for both my children together and at separate times. She has always been so polite, helpful and caring, the kids have always looked forward to going.
She takes pride in her work and the care given comes from such a nice place it is effortless for her, which shows in the great relationships she builds with the children. At times my work has been demanding and Donna has been so flexible to accommodate this too. I can’t recommend her enough. The home is always clean and welcoming and the environment is a happy one.

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by Avatar for Cobleyd Cobleyd about Avatar for DonnasHappyHearts DonnasHappyHearts on 03/06/2021

Donna is a brilliant childminder who centres her practice around the needs of the children. My daughter has been going to Donna’s full-time since she was 9 months old and she has thrived under Donna’s care. Donna provides a home-from-home setting and treats the children like they are members of her family. I can’t fault the service she provides and I am so happy she is involved in my daughter’s upbringing. We are lucky to have Donna in our lives!

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by Avatar for JessieH JessieH about Avatar for DonnasHappyHearts DonnasHappyHearts on 03/06/2021

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