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Kimberley

Childminder in Croydon

Babysitter in Croydon

5 stars
(3)

Usually responds within 12 hours

Female Member since Jan 2012 Last Updated Mar 2022 Last Login 16 May 2022

My Summary

DBS Check
Ofsted Registered
First Aid Training
Daytime Babysitter
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
Childcare Qualifications
Emergency Babysitter
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

I am an OFSTED registered childminder /nannie with an OUTSTANDING grade . I have dedicated my life to caring for children, I have four amazing children two boys aged 33 and 31and two girls ages 29 and 23 I have been childminding for 20+ years .I have a very
bubbly personality! I am also very sporty and energetic . Due to the demand from parents working from home now . I offer a collect from your home service and take your child to school for you . Then will collect your child/children back home after school . I offer this service from Harris Academy Benson and Orchard Way primary . I can also cover pre school drop offs and pickups from Goslings , Sparkles and Masons .

My Experience

I have looked after children from 14 weeks old up until about 14 years old . Majority of children start from about age 4 until they attend secondary school but many families have stayed with me 10 years with subsequent children.

My Qualifications

CACHE LEVEL 3 NVQ IN CHILDRENS CARE , LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT many childcare courses including + Child protection levels 1 2 and 3. Infection control. Caring for school aged children.Birth to 3 parts A and B. Observation, Assessment and planning. Supporting children's learning using ICT.Inclusion Handbook Training . Paediatric First Aid every 3 years. But most importantly 33 years as a mum of 4

My Availability

I can be available Monday to Friday

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 18/03/2022

My Fees

  • Childminding from £7.50 per hour
  • Babysitting from £10.00 per hour

very reasonable and fair rates including discount for siblings

My Local Schools

My Ofsted Inspections

The inspection grades below have been obtained from the Ofsted website based upon the registration number the childminder has provided to us. You should verify this information yourself prior to using the childminder.

Met (no children present during inspection)
18 February 2016

My Documents

Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Kimberley. Please note that reviews represent the subjective opinions of other Childcare.co.uk users and not of Childcare.co.uk. Parents must carry out their own checks and references on childcare providers to ensure that they are completely happy before enaging in the use of their services.

Kim looks after my two little ones full time and I can honestly say from day one they have adored her and on a Monday morning they are very excited to be going to "Kimmies" to play, I have never had tears when dropping them off if anything some days I get them when i'm picking them up as they don't want to leave the fun. They honestly enjoy being around her and nothing is too much trouble for her (",)
The children love her playroom as she regularly changes all the toys around so there is always something new to play with and they are always out and about visiting parks or having play dates with other childminders by the time its home time they are normally so worn out they are ready for bed haha...
Its so lovely to be able to be at work each day without having to worry about them and checking my phone every 5 minutes x

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

by Avatar for Sammie Sammie about Avatar for Kimberley Kimberley on 10/07/2017

My children have been looked after by Kim for over two years now and my kids love her!
She is so friendly and always happy.
Kim is very accommodating and very professional. She is organised and keeps everything in order (receipts, contact forms, contracts, policies, etc) and she is very experienced and up to date with all the right training all of which shows how passionate she is about all the children she looks after.
Kim's home is wonderful for the children with lots to keep them entertained and lovely days out in the holidays to parks, play places, cinema, bowling etc.
Whenever my daughter sees Kim in the playground at school she will run over to her with her arms open for a big hug.
It is so important to me that i have a childminder who i can trust implicitly and that my children like their childminder and they love Kim!
She is so caring, kind and warm hearted - there is no one better!

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

by Avatar for TinaS TinaS about Avatar for Kimberley Kimberley on 02/03/2017

Kim is experienced, proffesional and a wonderful childminder, who provides a lovely environment for the children, with a rotation of toys and activities to keep them entertained. The children enjoy being with Kim, she is a kind caring women who I would highly recommend.

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

by Avatar for Amy T Amy T about Avatar for Kimberley Kimberley on 28/02/2017

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