Jacqueline Ann Dainton
Last updated: 26/10/2021
I provide flexible child care at reasonable rates. We are a happy home and all children are made to feel safe and welcome - somewhere they look forward to coming to stay. I have a diploma in childcare and education and have been working with young children within various settings for the past 20 years.
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Jackie Dainton
- Contact Position
- 07854 450581
Where to go
4, Downs Way
- RG31 6SL
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type £4.50 per hour
- £4.50 Per Hour Full Time
Children will be required to bring their own packed lunch/dinner to heat if required
- Age Ranges
- Age Range Notes
From 0 years 2 months to 11 years 0 months
- Other notes
I currently have limited vacancies for children of keyworkers
Hours are completely flexible and I only charge for any hours that are required
My home is a safe environment. I live with my daughter who is currently working from home - she is working upstairs during the day. We are not mixing with any other people during the outbreak of the virus.
Any questions please do feel free to call or email me - references available on request
- Immediate vacancies
- I am happy to continue minding at this particular time for keyworker parents on a adhoc basis as and when required. My home and garden is a safe and secure place for children to stay in a very welcome and loving home. We will not be leaving the home during this time but we will be having lots of fun!
- Date updated
- Vacancy range(s)
Vacancy range(s) Places Start Age End Age 1 0 1 3 1 4 3 5 7
- 3 & 4 year old funding
- 2 year old funding
- Do you have a waiting list?
Opening Times & Facilities
- Opening Times
Opening Times Day Opening Time Closing Time Monday 07:00 18:00 Tuesday 07:00 18:00 Wednesday 07:00 18:00 Thursday 07:00 18:00 Friday 07:00 17:30
- Offers pickups
- Downsway Primary
- Ofsted URN
- Link to latest ofsted inspection report
- Inspection history
Inspection History Inspection Date Inspection type Inspection Outcome 16/10/2018 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 08/12/2015 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 06/10/2010 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 22/01/2008 Care Good
- SEN Provision Type
- Medical, Specific Literacy Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Physical Disability, Hearing Impairment, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Visual Impairment
- Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 1
1 to 4
5 to 7
7 to 11
- Needs Level
Early Years Private, Voluntary & Independent Settings
Ongoing observations and individual learning journals I work closely alongside each individual child's parents/carers.
I use a daily diary for each child and provide ongoing reports regarding each child's areas of development. If necessary, a meeting will be arranged to discuss the child's progress.
The setting is adapted daily to cater for the the children within my care. Activities and experiences are planned regarding each child's age and stage of development.
By using an environment that works for the chid. This could be by using sand or water or music for example. I take time to get to know each individual child so that I can understand ways to allow each child to thrive at their own pace.
I have a quiet area for children to go to if needed. I also have a soft play area and activities and equipment to support all individual children. I am constantly observing children's progress and adapting the setting to suit.
By observing your child's development including your child's social behaviour. All findings are recorded and discussed with yourself in order to plan activities or stratagies for your child.
I risk assess all outings daily to safeguard all children and adults that are present. If a certain outing is not safe or suitable I will adjust the outing to suit all children.
Unfortuantely my doors are of standard size and the outside area is not currently suitable for a wheelchair
By working with you - settling in visits. This can vary depending on the child and their needs/age.
I track and monitor each child's progress and parents can discuss this with me daily - I use a book to record
The named child minder
I have a comments book which is available to all parents. I frequently send out newsletters with feedback forms
- DBS check
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