I am a 51 Year old mum to 3 children, aged 30, 25 and 21. I live in Stevenage, just off Hertford Road with my husband and our daughter. We have a large enclosed garden, bordering the Stevenage Brook, a labrador, Oliver and 2 cats, Blackberry and Kiwi.
I work together with my daughter Michelle and an assistant. We have a baby room as well as a large playroom stocked with toys.
I have taught reception and pre-school as well as assisting in class with 11-17 year olds for the past 5 years.
I have volunteered for Home-Start, helping mums with new- borns up to the age of 5. I ran my own swim school in South Africa for 6 years where I taught children and babies to swim.
I believe in working very closely with parents and treat each little one as a unique individual who has definite needs. I also think that play is most important and we spend a lot of time outdoors.
I have loved every minute of being a mum and find myself with lots of spare time now that our children are grown up. I am a very energetic and loving person who is capable of providing a loving, fun environment, as well as excellent care for babies and helping older children with homework.
I am fully Ofsted registered received an OUTSTANDING grading in October 2016
I am fluent in English and Afrikaans and use the Jolly Phonics programme to acquaint the children with letters and sounds.
2001-2006- swimming instructor
2001-2007 - home tutor to our daughter
2007-2008 - reception teacher
2009- 2012- assistant teacher to KS3
2007 - 2012 - Home Start volunteer
Swimming SA instructor certificate.
Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce (CYPWD) (2011)
Current pediatric First Aid Certificate
Safeguarding children training.
CYPOP5 childminder certificate
7.30-18:00 5 days a week, term time and holidays
I currently pick up from Aston pre-school and Aston junior school.
Please contact me for further information.
|Last Updated: 06/12/2016|
- Childminding from £5.00 per hour
I accept childcare vouchers and am registered for free 3-4 year old school funding.
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