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Nicola S

Childminder in Abingdon

Babysitter in Abingdon

Female Member since Nov 2009 Last Updated Jan 2022 Last Login Mar 2022

My Summary

First Aid Training
DBS Check
Weekend Babysitter
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications

About Me

I am the daughter of a former British Army Officer and was educated overseas in Germany, Hong Kong and Northern Ireland. On my return to the UK in 1994 I studied for two years to gain my NNEB Diploma in Nursery Nursing and have since settled in Abingdon with my husband and daughters.

I am committed to providing an excellent childcare service which welcomes families and offers a homely, safe, fun, healthy and caring environment.

The number of children in my care will be kept to a minimum to benefit the individual needs of each child and to ensure an excellent quality of attention and care for all. I believe that this along with my experience and qualifications will offer a high quality service for all families.

I offer a range of activities, experiences and opportunities including and not limited to visiting parks, toddler groups, local library and children's centre.

My home includes a variety of indoor and outdoor resources including puzzles and games, dressing up, wooden train set, construction toys, play kitchen, musical instruments, threading, slide, tunnels and sand tray.

Creative activities include sticking, painting, play dough, cooking, gardening, cutting, chalking, drawing and junk modelling.

I enjoy the outdoors and encourage outdoor activities what ever the weather.

In my spare time I enjoy walking, jogging, cooking, gardening, reading and spending time with family and friends.

Please contact me if you have any further questions or would like a brochure detailing my service in more depth.

My Experience

During my career in childcare I have cared for children between the ages of 0-13 years in a variety of settings which are; as a Nursery Nurse in a private day nursery, a classroom assistant in a school, as a nanny in the families home and most recently as a mum to my daughters born in April 2009 and November 2013.

My Qualifications

Ofsted Registered Childminder

NNEB Diploma in Nursery Nursing

Paediatric First Aid Training

DBS cleared

Generalist and Specialist Safeguarding training

Level 2 in Food Safety and Hygiene

Registered as a food business.

Childminding Registration course

Public liability insured

My Availability

I currently have a space available on a Monday and Tuesday.

My childminding hours are Monday to Thursday between 8am and 5pm with flexibility if needed.

I currently drop off and collect from Drayton
community primary school.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School no no no no no no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon no no no no no 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: 06/01/2022

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £8.00 per hour
  • Childminding from £5.50 per hour

I provide a healthy balanced home cooked lunch and evening meal prepared from fresh ingredients and breakfast is also available if needed.

Fresh fruit and vegetable snacks are offered in the morning and afternoon

Please contact me to arrange a visit and discuss my service further

My Local Schools

This childminder has not yet informed us whether or not they provide any drop off or pick up services at local schools.

My Documents

  • Marriage Certificate (added 02/03/2022)
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