I am a very experienced childminder, and on my last inspection gained an outstanding grade. I still enjoy my job working with children of all ages although i have been a childminder for 25year now. I cater for all ages contributing my knowledge and experience throughout my setting. References are available. My aim is to meet everyone's needs, including my own family, whom have worked with me throughout my time as a childminder. Currently I hold nvq3 and other relvelant qualifications. i am at present working with an assisstant, all checks in placce.
Coronavirus information: For local information/advice and Testing and Vaccination Centres in Suffolk
Who to contact
- Christina Macdonald
- Venue Email
- Parking available
- Parking details
- Small drive way
- Restrictions to access
- I do live on a very busy road but do have driveway
Near transport/bus stop
- miss l macdonald
30 Hours Extended Entitlements
- Registered to provide 30 Hours?
- 30 Hours Partner Summary
- rushmere nursery
- Last updated
- Immediate vacancies
- Other information
- Christina does not have any spaces available at present.
Days & times
Monday to Friday: 0730 - 5.30
- Wheelchair access
- Cultural provisions
- Individual dietary needs
- Yes - Please discuss with provider for full details.
- Recent experience of supporting children with additional needs
- Yes - Please discuss with provider for details on the child's individual needs.
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type £4.50 Per hour £5.00 Before School Session (per day)
- if under 10 hours a week cost will be 6.00 per hour
- Computer, Equipment for all ages, Out-door play, Sleeping area, Slide, TV - DVD
- School pickups
- Rushmere Hall Primary School (Ipswich)
- Further information about pick-ups
- Rushmere hall nursery school
- Cater for over 8s
- Age Range
- From 0 Year(s)
- To 12 Year(s)
- Offers Tax Free Childcare
- Last Updated
- Ofsted URN
- Link to latest ofsted inspection report
- Inspection history
Inspection History Inspection Date Inspection type Inspection Outcome 23/08/2006 Care Good 11/06/2009 Inspection (Early Years Register) Outstanding 10/02/2016 Inspection (Early Years Register) Outstanding
- Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities
I provide an inclusive environment for all children and their families,I am also required to comply with the requirements of the equality act 2010 and the SEND code of practice. (copy held in my setting).
I will ensure all children with medical conditions get the support required to meet their needs I/we (assisstant) have first aid in place and I have epi-pen trainning in place.
I will adapt activities to enable all children to take part by providing a wide range of resources and activities which reflect the diversity of our local area, leading by example and challenge any form of prejudice.
my aim is to support each child to enable them to achieve the best possible educational and other outcomes and become confident young chidren.
I work closely with all parents and will give additional support were needed.
As a registered childmimder I continue to encourage childrens confidendence and independence and respect each child as individuals i will ensure safety of a child with special edcational needs or disability, whilst continuing to supervise other children in my care.
I will always follow the graduated approach with four stages of action: assess,plan,do and review.
I have various important policies in place at my setting including special educational needs and disability (SEND POLICY).
- Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Mental health conditions
- Child care