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Childminder in Workington (also available for babysitting)

5 stars

Female Member since Jul 2012 Last Updated Jun 2024 Last Login 13 Jun 2024

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
DBS Check
Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Newborn Experience
Full Driving Licence
Own Car
School Pickups
Childcare Qualifications
2 Year old Funded Childcare
3 and 4 Year old Funded Childcare
Tax-Free Childcare
Key Worker Childcare
Outstanding Rated
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

Hello, i'm Bernadette Jones. I have 7 children of my own I am also a grandmother . I love all aspects of my work and I ensure that each child feels valued and cared for as an individual. I aim to be flexible and reliable to provide parents with confidence and support with their most treasured offspring and my setting is a real home from home.

My Experience

I have been a registered childminder for 24 years and I have minded children at all ages and stages from tiny breastfeeding babies to teenagers.

My Qualifications

I have completed a lot of training,I have recently completed training in childrens nutritional needs and eating well.
I have attended training aimed at caring for children with additional needs.
I have been trained to care for children with type 1 diabetes
I have a current first aid certificate and safeguarding training.
I have level 3 childcare qualifications

My Availability

I currently work from 7:30 to 5:30 Monday to Friday but i am willing to consider other hours if needed.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening yes yes yes yes yes no no
Overnight yes yes yes yes yes no no
Last Updated: 05/06/2024

My Fees

  • Childminding from £6.65 per hour
  • Babysitting from £12.00 per hour

I charge a reduced rate of £6.65 per hour per child for all year young attendance And £7.34 per hour for either term time only or holidays only Prices include meals
Before and after school is £10.50 per session (7:30-9) (3:30-5) additional hours at my hourly rate
If you require hours outside of my normal working hours the cost are higher
Normal working hours are 07:30 until 17:30 Mon - Fri.

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 Ofsted Inspections

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Ofsted Outstanding Provider Logo
4 July 2023
4 September 2017 - Outstanding
21 October 2014 - 2
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My Documents

  • DBS Check (added 22/10/2022)
  • image/svg+xml Ofsted Certificate (added 02/11/2020)
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  • 5 stars Overall

by Avatar for Parent Parent about Avatar for yellowbu yellowbu on 23/10/2012

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