Hi, my name is Amanda and I live in the Smithies area of Barnsley (near the Bowling Alley).
I live with my husband Simon and our three children aged 13, 11 and 6..
I have been a Child minder since Spring 2013 and received a Good in my last inspection in 2016.
I offer childcare in a warm, friendly environment that is safe for children.
I have 3 registered assistants whom work for me when needed.
I can offer funded places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds and the 15 hours entitlement.
I also offer a breakfast and after school club with pick up and drop off service at the Holy Trinity School nearby.
I do the school run at Laithes Lane primary pick up and drop off.
I also do the nursery run at St Helens Primary.
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Amanda Goodier
- Contact Position
Where to go
21, St. Helens Avenue
- S71 2AX
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type £4.00 Childminder cost per hour
- Sibling discount
- 0 years,
- 16 years,
- Immediate vacancies
- Works with 2 assistants - Angeline Johnson / Simon Goodier
- 3 & 4 year old funding
- 2 year old funding
- Opening Times
Opening Times Day Opening Time Closing Time Monday to Thursday 06:00 18:00
- Offers pickups
Holy Trinity ALC
St Helen's Primary Academy
- Ofsted URN
- Link to latest ofsted inspection report
Schools Extended Local Offer Response
- How do we offer support to children or young people with a special educational need or disability?
I provide the EYFS for all children aged 0-5 years old.
I work with assistants and can change to lower ratios where needed.
I like to take the children out as much as we can weather permitted:local park,farm,woodland,cinema,feeding the ducks.
I request feedback through questionnaires, I also ask for information/feedback through learning journeys and paperwork. I speak to children, observe and implement interests in plan.
- What specialist training, experience and expertise do we have relevant to children with special educational needs and disabilities?
I would attend training or add resources to meet needs where appropriate and reasonably practicable.
I have supported families to access different agencies and supported families where I can.
- How accessible is our setting?
Access to the building, downstairs WC, parking is on same level and a selection of sensory play items.