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Samantha Shaw (Childminder)

I have been a childminder since 2008, providing Outstanding (Inspection result June '15) home from home childcare with my husband who is also a registered childminder. We have 2 children of our own who are now both in school. Our setting comprises of a playroom cabin, large kitchen/diner and garden with extensive toys and play equipment and a large allotment that we use as additional outdoor space.

We have wheelchair access to the downstairs rooms and an accessible downstairs toilet. We value natural resources and helping children develop their potential in an independent way.

We are both level 3 Childcare qualified and my husband is a level 3 Forest Schools Practioner, I am a Masters graduate have recently done a Childminding Montessori course as we provide Montessori inspired childcare. We both hold advanced Makaton qualifications and have extensive experience with children who have SEN (including our own son). I have attended numerous courses including Advanced Safeguarding, child development, behaviour management, speech and language development, characteristics of effective learning, outdoor and woodland learning, healthy eating for under 5s, food hygeine, paediatric first aid.  

We provide 2 year funded and Nursery education funded places and Short Breaks. Check out my facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Shaw-Childcare-Childminder-Wombwell-Barnsley-343570582355636/?fref=ts

Who to contact

Contact Name
Samantha Shaw
Telephone

E-mail
shaw155@btinternet.com

Where to go

Postcode
S73 0HA
Notes

Bus Routes 22,22X,226,229

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£4.00 Childminder cost per hour
Details
Sibling discounts can be arranged

Childcare Information

Age Range

From
0 years,1 months
To
14 years,0 months

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
Yes
2 year old funding
Yes

School Pickups

Offers pickups
Yes
Schools
Wombwell Park Street Primary
Kings Oak Primary Learning Centre

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY372144
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 

Local Offer

Description

We both hold advanced Makaton qualifications and have extensive experience with children who have SEN. I have attended numerous courses including Advanced Safeguarding, child development, behaviour management, speech and language development, characrteristics of effective learning, outdoor and woodland learning.

We provide 2 year entitlement and Nursery education funded places and Short Breaks Repsite Care.

My assistant (husband) is registered as a Home Carer so that Respite care can also be provided in the child's own home.

Schools Extended Local Offer Response

How do we offer support to children or young people with a special educational need or disability?

Ratio reductions, training, employed assistant, inclusion policy, work with parents and other professionals

What specialist training, experience and expertise do we have relevant to children with special educational needs and disabilities?

Enhanced Makaton
Moving and Handling

Childcare level 3

Forest Schools Level 3
Risk Assessment

Building Resilience

How environment affects behaviour

Autsim or Naughtyism
Play for People with Autism

How accessible is our setting?

Fully accessible or will make reasonable adjustments

Last updated on 18/04/2019
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