hi my name is Caroline i have been a registered childminder since 2009. I am a qualified hairdresser/beautician and worked in retail before childminding.
i am a member of pacey.
i am also a member of the childminding network.
i have been married for 28 yrs we have 2 children age 19 yrs and 12 yrs. i used to be a parent governor at my daughters school.
i am also registered for respite care and over night care.
we have a nice size garden for the children to play in with bikes,car and footballs.
we collect from priory park play group,infants & juniors
i work with my husband as my assistant. he has completed the icp course and paediatric first aid trained. And is CRB checked. we work together by collecting from priory playgroup, infants & juniors.
We both do regular training.
we go to a childminding group on a Monday morning at the eatons children's centre. where the children can do lots of activity's and mix with other children.
On Tuesday we go to Noah's at the baptist church.
Thursday we go to little fishes
We meet with other childminders at the park and on trips to the farms near us. In the summer we spend a lot of time outside and at the park having picnics. We also have our pool up in the summer for the children to play in.
in the school holidays we take a picnic and spend the day at the park,playing games,. , weather permitting,.
we have a small dog, a bichon frise,. he is 8yrs old and very friendly and great with the children. We often go to the park with him and the children.
my hours are from 7.30 - 5.30pm. Monday - Thursday & 7.30- 4.30 Friday
i have just completed my level 3 diploma in childcare. and do regular training to keep up to date with new changes.
i used to be a midday supervisor. and parent governor at my daughters school.
i have completed the 10wk icp course. and have also done,
first aid updated this year
advance child protection
persona doll training
early years foundation stage reflective practice
prepare to care
letters and sounds
european customs and cultures
special educational needs
level 3 diploma in chidcare
i currently have space for one under 5 Monday to Friday
|Last Updated: 06/06/2019|
- Childminding from £4.20 per hour
i charge £4.20 ph
opening hours are
Monday - Thursday from 7.30 am - 5.30 pm
Friday 7.30 am - 4.30 pm
we ask for payment a month in advance and a deposit of £100 to hold a place for more than 4 weeks. this will be taken off your first invoice.
i charge £5 ph for any hours after 7 pm.
£2.50 for evening meal
£1.50 for lunch.
i don't work on bank holidays but if i am needed i charge £10.00 ph . if i am available.
I don't charge for bank holidays.
we don't charge for any of our holidays or days off sick we might have.
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Caroline and Dougie have looked after our daughters for two years now and it's great to leave them with such loving and caring people, knowing that my girls with be in safe hands. From day one I was never worried about leaving the girls with them. Caroline will take the kids to local activities and they cook lovely meals every day. They are really flexible and always understand our needs and have looked after our daughters the way we asked them to (eat sleep routine). They are very organised and write a daily journal of what our kids have been up to. I would highly recommend them to anyone who's looking for a childminder.
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