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Childminder - Carla Wales (Owls & Ladybirds)

Carla offers care before and after school, flexible hours, full and part time, holiday/school holidays. She childminds Monday to Thursday from 8.00am until 6.00pm.

Can pick up/drop off from Riverdale Primary School.

Facilities included: Arts & crafts, baby toys, baking and cooking, bikes and scooter, books, bouncy castle, dolls, dressing up, garden, gardening/planting, jigsaws and puzzles, literacy and numeracy activities, messy play, musical instruments, outdoor play equipment, outings to library, shops, fun gym, park, beach and woodland, painting and drawing, playhouse, quiet area, sand & water play, soft play, songs & rhymes, story telling and reading, toddler/playgroup/surestart visits, toy cars, toys and games, TV/DVD

I live in Redcar with my husband and two children. My house is child friendly, safe and secure. I have experience in childcare and my own children since I was 17. I have completed various relevant qualifications and gained valuable experience in different settings. After using a childminder with my daughter and wanting to combine being a mother and childcare professional, I aim to provided home from home care, safety and fun activities.
I encourage children to become independent and explore with supervision as needed. Each child is treated individually and valued for their own interests, which I hope to incorporate in planning and activities.
I also have dogs and rabbits and our pets are part of my family. Our dogs are trained for flyball and I have qualified for Crufts. Although tey are part of our home unit, they have a seperate room inside and outside space. Even though they have grown up with my children, I aim to keep dogs and childminding seperate unless otherwise discussed. I find animals help children develop and learn responsibility.
I aim to stimulate childrens development through fun inside and outside and treat all children the same as my own. As a parent myself I hope to be approachable and work alongside parents.

For more information and vacancies please contact Families' Information Service.

Service Hours:Monday to Thursday 8.00am - 6.00pm (Doesn't childmind Fridays but is flexible and can discuss options)
Cost:£4.00 per hour (reduction for siblings will be discussed)
Restrictions:yrs 6mths - 12yrs mths
The Service is restricted to: Redcar.
Children only
Contact:Families' Information Service
Tel:0800 073 8800

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