Childminder in Cowie

Babysitter in Cowie

Female Non-smoker Member since May 2013 Last Updated Aug 2018 Last Login 12 Feb 2020 Email

My Summary

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About Me

I am age 47 years , been married for 20 years to my husband Tony who works for Stirling Council I have a family of two Girls Age 15 And 8 years, I love To spend time with the girls getting involved in all sorts of activities and Projects,. We have no Pets, however when possible visit wildlife center's etc

I drive and like to do outdoor activities when possible and weather permitting. I also love my arts and crafts and love the kids to show off their creativity with use of play doh baking clay and loads more. My garden is a kids playground they love it and we aim to make the most of it in good weather.

Wee have sandpits swimming pool, plum swings incl lily pad as well as trampoline, climbing frames for the development of a child's gross motor skills kids seating and activity Center we also have a smaller kids little tikes chute swing and swing all set and activity centre for under threes, Basketball for the older kids and chute for all ages so definently loads to do . However they may be tired when they come home... Currently working toward my svq level 7 in young people and social care in childcare.

My Experience

Ai have been childminding for six years and now a accepted member of Stirling Councils Funded hours project which enables parents to use my services as a private partner childcare provider I work for the council nurseries for 15 .50 hours a week 2.5 days and the government will pick up the tab, Also vulnerable 2 positions avaliable for children whom parents meet the criteria information on request. I am grade 5.Every child' has individual needs are catered for.

It is a tough job being a parent and they don't come with a guidebook , but let me take that responsibility off your hands while you enjoy some adult company and earn a living at the same time .I have a full 45 years of dealing with nieces nephews and now great nieces, nephews . And I enjoy every minute of it Which is why childminding is my chosen career.

My Qualifications

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I have elementary Food and Hygiene Certificate and attended a SCMA course on child minding, I! S v q in social care and young children. I have passed my paediatric First aid certification last May have given training and recent child protection course passed. Tears Tantrums and Traumas course as well as Successful Learners Confident Children and The Business side of Child minding., preventing Bullying, GIRFEC Training as well as giving evidence in Court. Child protection training Food Allergy Training How Children Learn and Develop Stages of Development and Learning Observation and assessment
observing children Feb 2017.

I Studied Web design to HND level and I am a fully qualified dressmaker and Machinist.. I am looking into new courses for this year always good to keep up with personal development plans. Keeps me on my toes as childminding is such a fast paced ever changing job.

My Availability

I am available from 6 a.m. until 6:30

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however only have 3 places available. as I have two kids of my own. Although these times are specified I can negotiate should you require slightly different hours. I can also arrange pick up drop offs times permitting that is.

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 yes no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 05/08/2018

My Fees

  • Childminding from £5.00 per hour
  • Babysitting from £10.00 per hour

I will discuss these with you on approach however my fees are standard for the trade & I supply snacks also

My Local Schools

My Documents

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  • Exam Certificate: SVQ (added 16/07/2017)
  • Exam Certificate (added 10/03/2017)
  • First Aid Certificate: first Aid certificate (added 10/03/2017)
  • Training Certificate: Observing Childrens development (added 05/02/2017)
  • Training Certificate: Preventing Bullying (added 10/10/2016)


Below are the latest reviews for Annmarie. Please note that reviews represent the subjective opinions of other users and not of 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.

Could not meet a better childminder. Takes my wee one away to several places. Works on different skills etc. Honestly is the best childminder. Would 100% recommend.

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

by about Annmarie on 12/05/2018

Annmarie has been a childminder for my both my sons with my youngest going to her for almost 5 years. She goes above and beyond and couldn’t have asked anyone better to be there to care for my kids when I was working/studying. They had the best time there and would recommend childcare4u to anyone and everyone. Fantastic childminder and all round kind and caring person.
Jillian Innes

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

by about Annmarie on 09/04/2018

annmarie came to my residence on time and prepared she babysit for four children and all of them enjoyed her company, she is experienced and i would definitely ask her to babysit again because she made me feel at ease and as the children were safe and secure.
mrs.adham (perant).

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Annmarie on 07/08/2017

I can't highly recommend Annmarie enough! She helped us out with childminding some of the children at our recent Wedding to allow the parents to remain at the reception. The kids all loved her and had an absolute ball with her! From the moment we booked up until the Wedding, Annmarie was in regular contact to discuss details and put our mind at ease about arrangements.

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Annmarie on 26/07/2017

Ann-Marie goes above and beyond to provide excellent childcare. My son loves attending and enjoys all the activities and many outings they go on.
Would highly recommend!

  • 5 stars Overall

by about Annmarie on 04/07/2017

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