5 stars (4)

Childminder in Luton

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Female Non-smoker Member since Sep 2009 Last Updated Oct 2019 Last Login 13 Nov 2019 Email

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
Special Needs Experience
Overnight Care
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Newborn Experience
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
2 Year Old Free Childcare

About Me

Warden hill school drop off/pick up WARDEN HILL SCHOOL ONLY, holiday care, night care and weekend care. I do not do ADHOC.

I`m Ofsted registered childminder in Warden hill, 5minutes walk from warden hill school. I have 2 girls who go Cardinal Newman and 1 boy who goes to Warden hill school. We also have 2 tortoises and 1 rescued turtle.
I have an amazing play room and garden for kids to play until their hearts content, I also have a separate sleep area.
I take children to play groups, parks, we do messy play, arts and craft, reading, we do puzzles, drawing, we meet up with other childminders and take kids to parks for picknics, and lots of other fun things. I take them for trips ( Brighton e.g)., we go to cinema during holidays and so much more....
I do lot of educational games with kids, I have lot of montessori resources and enjoy teaching children through play.

I have an experience with autistic children and I have worked in the past with speech therapist.

I have Good from Ofsted (July 2016 and October 2019) and I have Cache in getting started in pre-school, cache in setting up home bases childcare and NVQ3 in childcare, paediatric first aid, safeguarding, new EYFS... I update courses all the time.

I can communicate effectivly in English (primary), Czech and Polish (basic), I have had children with no or minimum English in the past.

If you would like to ask any questions, just contact me. You are always welcome to come and have a look around with your children to see how much they will enjoy themselves.

references available

PLEASE NOTE - this is not some babysitting service, this is childminding with rules and regulations from Ofsted. I will not mind any child without the paperwork in place, if you need childcare at short notice do call me instead of leaving message here risking I wont read it in time.

My Experience

I have about 20 years of childcare experience, I have been childminding since 2008 and I have also worked voluntarily in nurseries. I have 3 children of my own and am willing to look after children from babies up to 11 years.

My Qualifications

Cache in childcare level 1
NVQ 2 and NVQ3 in childcare
paediatric first aid
moving and handling
safeguarding children
fire safety
New EYFS
sign a story
baby matters
development matters
and lot more
basic sign language signs

My Availability

7am -5.30 5 days a week
Minimum of 6 hours per day, i do not accept funding due to the amount being under what i charge and regular payment issues from council.

I do overnight care as well and can discuss weekends (pernament or one off, I will not work every weekend and I currently dont work Sundays)

I also work on a first come first serve basis

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning yes yes yes yes no no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes no no no
After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight yes no yes no no yes yes
Last Updated: 27/10/2019

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour

prices are from £5 per hour which include meals providing your child doesnt have multiple alleries.
childcare vouchers possible
all childcare must be payed in advance (weekly/monthly)
I do require deposit, this is payable on signing the contract, contract will not be signed without the deposit.

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Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Jana. 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.

Jana is friendly and very caring. Our son loves her house which is filled with various toys and gadgets. He gets nutritional foods and I can count on her for additional out of hours childcare. Jana undergoes more than I expect from a child minder, cards for mother and Father's Day which shows her thoughtfulness. I can easily communicate with her and I always know what my child has been up to, what's he's eaten and I get a summary of his behaviour. I intend to send my younguest son to her soon. Thank you for saving us!

  • 5 stars Overall
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by about Jana on 25/05/2017

My now 4 year old son has been going to Jana since he was 11 months old. Being a first time mother and using a childminder being a first as well, Jana helped lower my anxieties of leaving my son with someone else. My son settled really quickly with Jana.

Jana's and her family are welcoming and my son always looked forward to going there every other weekend.

Jana has different activities for children and constantly gave me feedback on the progress of my son. Jana's flexible hours really helped as well. I have never had any concerns with Jana in the 4 years my son has been going to her and I would not hesitate to use her again in the future.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
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by about Jana on 19/03/2017

After moving to Luton I found that my 9 year old son would not be given a school place for a few weeks. Jana's profile really stood out for me and when I visited her I instantly knew that this was the place for my son. Jana was incredible in taking care of my son and particularly in making what could have been a very stressful time for him, a relaxing and secure time while he waited for a school place. A few weeks ended up being over a month and Jana was simply amazing. I would highly recommend Jana!!!

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Jana on 30/10/2015

I had recently moved to Luton and needed a childminder for my 4 year old. Jana's profile stood out, I had never used a childminder before however after meeting Jana I was confident and with no doubt my daughter will be looked after and be happy. I have nothing but praise for the work Jana did looking after my daughter at an awkward and difficult time in my life. she was attentive and always had various activities to do with the kids as well as good support and advice, her flexible hours as well helped me in so many ways I cannot begin to explain. Given a choice for a childminder I'd never hesitate to give her a call knowing my child is in excellent hands that mould and nurtures young minds

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Jana on 18/08/2014

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