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Childminder in Godalming

5 stars

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Female Non-smoker Member since Oct 2009 Last Updated Aug 2020 Last Login 12 Nov 2020 Email Website

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
Special Needs Experience
Overnight Care
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
2 Year Old Free Childcare
3 and 4 Year Old Free Childcare
Tax-Free Childcare
Flexible Hours
Key Worker Childcare

About Me

We are Huw and Julie Price and we work together as a team to offer the best standard of care to the children who are registered with us.

In 2005, 2010 and 2016, we were both graded as Outstanding in all areas. At our most recent inspection, in January 2020, Julie was graded Outstanding and Huw was graded Good.
We are accredited to offer up to 30 hours subsidised early years provision for 3 and 4 year olds. We attend 2 playgroups during the week: a traditional parent and toddler group that we run and a Forest School playgroup.

Our son was born in January 2000 and our daughter was born in August 2009. We have two guinea pigs, Beatrice and Sybil.

We believe in providing good quality, wholesome food for children. All our meals are freshly prepared and cooked and we use organic and free range ingredients whenever possible.

My Experience

Julie has been childminding since 2003; Huw since 2004. We are experienced in caring for children with special needs.

We currently drop off and/or collect from the following schools at various times during the week:
Acorns Nursery School, Shackleford
The Wharf Nursery School
St. Mary's Infant School, Shackleford
All Saints Infant School, Tilford
Waverley Abbey Junior School, Tilford
St. Hilary's School

My Qualifications

Julie has a level 4 qualification: the Certificate of Early Years Practice
and is working towards a degree in Early Years and a qualification as an Early Years Professional.
Huw has a level 3 qualification: the Certificate of Childminding Practice.

We have attended a number of training courses including Food Hygiene, Child Protection and various workshops, the certificates for which are available for inspection.

We are members of the following professional organisations:

UK Childminding Association (UKCMA)
Preschool Learning Alliance
Forest Childcare Association
Surrey Childminding Association
Childminding Network (Surrey West)

My Availability

Please contact us for availability.

We currently provide full daycare from 7am until 7pm and can accommodate earlier and/or later hours, and overnight care, if required.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School no no no no no no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School no no no no no no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 16/08/2020

My Fees

  • Childminding from £7.00 per hour

Our fees and full services are given on our website. Please note that our fees are all inclusive: there are no extra charges for food, nappies, wipes or outings.

My Local Schools

My Documents


Below are the latest reviews for Piccolos. 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.

I really cannot rate Julie and Huw highly enough, my little boy has such a great time! He is well cared for, the food he gets is lovely, he is learning so much... couldn't wish for anyone better to take care of my little one. I trust them implicitly, and the advise ive been given has been invaluable, thank you so much!

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

by Avatar for claireg claireg about Avatar for Piccolos Piccolos on 05/05/2016

Huw and Julie are so much more than a childminding team. They provide an excellent and flexible service and they are always willing to offer help and support.
Their high standards and professionalism are second to none.
The playroom and garden would put many nurseries to shame and the meals have made me wish I was staying to lunch! Their gentle and patient approach reassured my daughter very quickly and she loves her days with them.
I am very happy with the care they have provided and I would recommend them very highly.

  • 5 stars Overall

by Avatar for Jennifer Jennifer about Avatar for Piccolos Piccolos on 27/04/2013

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