Southcote Childminder (Nicole Mackie)
Me and my family:
My names Nicole Mackie and I am an ofsted registered chilminder based in Southcote in Reading.
I live with my partner of 15 years Chris and our two children seven-year-old son Stanley and four-year old daughter Sienna.
I strive to provide a warm and friendly home from home environment, I work with parents to provide each child with the best opportunity to play and learn. I use tapestry to record your child’s journey with me that you can also have input in to in order for us to work together.
I have worked as an early year practitioner at Whitley park primary school for the last 7 years in the early years team both reception and nursery aged children
. My roles and responsibility's included
Encouraging learning and development, through play and teaching. Creating a secure environment, using imagination to help children to learn.
*Working with parents to support their children.
*Enabling children to build their literacy, language and numeracy skills.
*Monitoring progress and planning educational games.
*Putting together activities which will keep the children engaged throughout the day.
*Helping children get ready for the transition into a classroom environment.
*Helping children to become more independent when carrying out daily tasks.
*Creating the right balance between activities and down time.
Before being an EYP I worked in a reading day nursery as a team leader and running a room with 6 members of staff.
I feel the skills I have learnt over the years will help to support me with my childminding for the future.
Previous to this I have worked as a team leader in a day nursery and a nursery nurse at another reading day nursery.
CACHE Level 3 in childcare and education
Paediatric first aid training 12 hours
Level 2 food hygiene training
Read write inc (Phonic training)
I pride myself on having a safe, clean and smoke free home. I have a large enclosed garden full of equipment and toys, which is always open to the children. I am within walking distance of parks, library, duck pond, toddler groups, children's centres and local shops, and a frequent visitor to all of them!
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Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Nicole Mackie
- Contact Position
- 07896 592128 07896 592128
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Where to go
- RG30 3ER
Directions to RG30 3ER
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Monday to Wednesday 8am-6pm & Friday 8am-4pm
- £5.55 Per Hour
- Wheelchair access
- Provision for special dietary needs
- Can make special cultural provisions
- Immediate vacancies
- After school vacancies (collection Southcote) 3:10pm-6pm term time only
- Has 3 & 4 year old funding
- Has 2 year old funding
30 Hours Extended Entitlements
- Intending to provide 30 Hours?
Opening Times & Facilities
- Opening Times
Opening Times Day Opening Time Closing Time Monday 08:00 18:00 Tuesday 08:00 18:00 Wednesday 08:00 18:00 Friday 08:00 16:00
- Offers school pickups
- Southcote Primary School
- Southcote Primary
- Ofsted URN
- 2577114Link to latest Ofsted inspection report
- Inspection history
Inspection History Date type Outcome 04/11/2022 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good
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