5 stars (8)

Childminder in Egham

Babysitter in Egham

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Female Non-smoker Member since Jan 2010 Last Updated Jun 2019 Last Login 14 Dec 2019 Email

My Summary

Ofsted Registered
First Aid Training
DBS Check
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter

About Me

Hi ,my name is Silvy, I have lived in Egham for the past 18 years, I live with my husband and son in a 3 bed house with a large garden, Iam a very patient person with a great sense of humour.Iam very close to my minded children and good friends with the parents.

My Experience

Iam an Ofsted registered childminder with over 15 years experience in the childcare field. I pride myself on providing a home away from home to the minded children,who become part of my family.I place great importance on teaching the children to love and respect themselfs and each other.My home is a warm and caring environment. I also offer babysitting services in the evenings and weekend in your own home.

My Qualifications

Iam ofsted registered and have attended a pre registration course, I hold a first aid certificat and a safeguarding children certificate.
also attended various courses ranging from child development to food safety!, currently studying for a children and young people care diploma.

My Availability

Ihave a vacancy for 3 month -5 years , Ihave also got 1 after school vacancys with pick up from most local schools, I can also offer school holiday care and babysitting

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 yes yes yes yes yes no no
Evening yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 12/02/2017

My Fees

pls phone for fees

My Local Schools

My Documents

Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for silvy. 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.

My sons been with Silvy for a while now and is extremely happy. Silvy is really loving, caring and nurturing with the children. She's highly flexible and reliable. She's extremely tidy and clean and is always smiling along with the children. I have no hesitation in recommending Silvy to any parent that is looking for a hands on reliable childminder.

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

by about silvy on 09/06/2019

Silvy has been such a Godsend. She's very straight forward to deal with and will help you out where ever she can. Her home is a welcoming environment and Silvy is especially vigilant when it comes to the safety and happiness of the kids. My kids have even come home with good habits I haven't got round to teaching them...oops!
I'll definitely be back to her as an adhoc babysitter now we're not in the position to need a childminder regularly :-)

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 3 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Communication

by about silvy on 07/03/2019

Silvy cared for our 7 months old daughter Victoria during the summer months this year on a full time basis and we have only stopped due to a change in our own circumstances. From the start Silvy has always demonstrated the most professional and caring attitude - we could not have asked for more.
On our first meeting Silvy was very clear and straightforward about her terms and attitude to children; an approach based on kindness and politeness, which Silvy consistently demonstrated and which led to our daughter blossoming and developing a very strong bond with her. Victoria visibly brightened and would be beaming every morning when she arrived at Silvy's door.
On occasion we had to change our plans and Silvy was understanding and flexible.
Silvy provides a clean and safe environment for the children and seems to broker a positive, caring relationship between them. She is very knowledgeable (not surprising based on her experience) and shared many useful thoughts about Victoria's health and development, but always openly and without ever being pushy.
We plan to continue to use Silvy as a babysitter and, if our circumstances change, as a childminder again.

  • 5 stars Overall

by about silvy on 18/09/2017

My son has been with Silvy for nearly 11 months (age 12 months to 23 months), and we (and he!) have been so happy. We are only stopping the care because I will be on maternity leave soon, so I will be able to stay with him at home.

Silvy is very vigilant about anything safety or safeguarding related. I knew my son was always safe in her hands. She also has high standards for cleanliness and hygiene, but just as important to us was her high standard for good manners, politeness, and kindness. Our son was saying "thank you" and "please" before he was saying "yes" or "no"! And of course, most importantly, we are so grateful for the love and affection she has given him. They have a very special bond. He runs to her every morning and leaps into her arms. It is so comforting to know that he is secure and happy and being given heaps of cuddles and kisses just like he would at home. One of the reasons we chose a childminder over nursery for him at this young age is because we wanted him in a home environment with intimate care by one person, and Silvy has definitely provided a home away from home for him, just as she says in her description. We will be forever grateful to Silvy for all she has done for our baby boy!

  • 5 stars Overall

by about silvy on 05/06/2017

We have so appreciated Silvy's kindness towards our son and our family. She has provided excellent care for our little boy and has established a close, affectionate bond with him. She has consistently gone above and beyond the call of duty and we will all miss her.

  • 5 stars Overall

by about silvy on 28/07/2015

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