Maria

Maternity Nurse in East Sheen

Babysitter in East Sheen

Age:
48
Gender:
Female
Marital Status:
Married
Smoker:
No
Join Date:
07 March 13
Last Login:
21 January 17
Location:
East Sheen
London
Rating
5 stars (2)

Email Address:
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My Summary

Night Nanny MNT Course
First Aid Training DBS Check Hover for information
Evening Babysitter Weekend Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter Newborn Experience
Baby Sleep Expert

About Me

I was a nanny for over 23 years before moving on to Maternity Nursing.
I trained as a Maternity Nurse with MNT in 2009 and also did Baby Sleep Training with them. In addition to this, I did Baby Care for Nannies, just to update my skills.
I love my career and feel passionate about helping parents with their little ones.
I have worked with some wonderful families over the years, and travelled, spending lengthy stretches in other countries, gaining wonderful experience along the way.

My Experience

I have experience with babies from newborn. I love to help parents establish a good and structured routine, which results in a happier and more contented baby. My aim is to make sure that your baby gets the correct milk intake between 7am and 11pm, by scheduling their feeds and sleep correctly in a 24 hour period. Once your baby has the dream feed and drops the middle of the night feeds, he should sleep peacefully until 6/7am, eventually dropping the dream feed.
For the first few weeks your baby will need feeding every 2-21/2 hours, and then we can slowly start stretching the feeding times once he/she has regained their birth weight. This is all done gradually.

I feel passionate about my work, helping new Mum's, and getting baby onto the right routine, resulting in less anxiety and sleepless nights for Mum and Dad. I do believe in encouraging a baby to self settle and to encourage healthy sleep habits, but I respect the wishes of every parent, and am flexible in my approach.

I am meticulous in my work, organised, discreet, punctual, trustworthy, respectful and easy to be around.

I am also available to help settle Mum and baby in after arriving home from hospital. I will support and guide mum in all aspects of baby care, and guide on a feeding and sleeping routine.

My Qualifications

MNT - Maternity Practitioner Award ~ 2009
MNT - Sleep Training ~ 2009
MNT - Babycare for Nannies ~ 2009

Paediatric First Aid with St John's Ambulance ~ July 2012
Paediatric First Aid with Tiger Lily ~ May 2015

Enhanced CRB/ DBS

My Availability

I am booked until Feb 2017.

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 yes yes yes yes yes no yes
Last Updated: 29/11/2016

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Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Maria. 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 one week old daughter melted in Maria's arms when she first came to work with us in January. She has a wonderful way with babies, an enormous amount of experience from routine, soothing, feeding/weaning to the best baby products and above all she gave me some much needed confidence once back from hospital with my daughter. She is a lovely person and could not recommend her enough as a maternity nurse.

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Maria on 13/04/2015

Our son was very calm and relaxed in Maria's arms. She is a lovely lady and knowledgeable nanny. Maria took care of our reflux baby through the night so we could get some much needed rest. I highly recommend her.

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Maria on 02/06/2014

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