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Childminder in Surbiton

Babysitter in Surbiton

5 stars

Female Member since Jan 2010 Last Updated Apr 2022 Last Login 23 May 2022

My Summary

Special Needs Experience
First Aid Training
Full Driving Licence
DBS Check
Daytime Babysitter
Own Car
Flexible Hours
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

AVAILABLE and hoping for 3days a week ‘just not Tuesdays’

I can be Flexible

Childminding since 2001, I took a year out and worked in a nursery. I have also worked as a care assistant within a hospital and a residential home for the elderly. I have 2 children, a son of 38 who is a mechanic and a daughter of 29 who is a nanny.
I have 3 grandchildren now and I look after the youngest on Wednesdays.

I have 2 very tolerant cats!
I live in a three bedroomed house in Surbiton with a small garden which is filled with garden actvities for the children to enjoy when the weather allows. I am based in central Surbiton within walking distance to the station and easy driving distance of the A3.

I drive my own car that I’m happy to use.

My Experience

I have been a registered childminder since 2001. I took a year out in 2005 to experience working in a nursery based in Surbiton but decided that I was better suited to childminding as I enjoy the one to one contact with children and the flexiablility to spend as much time with a child as suits their needs. I also feel that continuity of care is vital in a childs early years and helps them feel settled and secure. I attend playgroups weekly which allows the children in my care to develop social skills whilst having fun. I also meet regularly with other childminders which allows the children to build up friendships with other minded children.

My Qualifications

I have a child protection and safe caring certificate
Promoting creativity certificate
Introduction to the EYFS for childminders certificate
Exploring 'Letters and sounds' certificate
Infection control certificate
Excellent Refrences

My Availability


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Last Updated: 07/04/2022

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £7.00 per hour
  • Childminding from £7.00 per hour

£7 per house

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


Below are the latest reviews for KimC. 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.

We want to give the highest possible recommendation for Kim. She has looked after our son for about 2 years now (from when he was about 1), Tuesdays to Fridays, and he could not be happier. Each day is full of activities, either at her well-equipped home, play group, the local park and ponds, soft play venues, pet shop etc. Under her loving supervision he has learnt plenty (when we bought his first bike he already knew how to ride one!), eaten increadibly well and has remained a happy and stimulated little boy. Each morning we tell him he is going to see Kim which prompts an "hooray". Each evening, when we pick him him up he is beaming, full of stories of what has happened today. We trust her completely and feel very lucky to have met her. Very happy to discuss further if anyone considering her services wishes to contact me. (Gary Smith 15/8/13)

  • 5 stars Overall

by Avatar for Gary Smi Gary Smi about Avatar for KimC KimC on 15/08/2013

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