Wednesday 26th October 2016

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Joan Ankers
Registered Childminder in Stockport, SK3

As a member of the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY), I am required to meet all the conditions of my registering authority Ofsted. Find out more here.

Childcare Offered:

  • Short Term

    Short Term
  • Long Term

    Long Term
  • Full Time

    Full Time
  • Part Time

    Part Time
  • Before School

    Before School
  • After School

    After School
  • Overnight

Me and My Home
  • Garden
  • Garden with play equipment
    Garden with play equipment
  • Playroom
  • Have a pet
    Have a pet
  • Cat
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Have children of my own
    Have children of my own
  • Close to transport links
    Close to transport links

About me: Hi my name is Joan I have been childminding for about 23 years now, I love my job and really enjoy working with children. At my last Ofsted Inspection in March 2011 I was graded as Outstanding which I was absolutely thrilled with. I live with my husband and daughter in Stockport, they have both been a huge support to me over the years as has my eldest daughter who no longer lives at home. Upon asking my eldest Grandson who is six what he likes about my setting when he visits he said everything. We have three tortosies, one cat, one rabbit and one Guinea pig my mindees love to help feed the rabbit and guinea pig. I a level 3 Diploma in homebased chidcare Grade A, the mandatory first aid and safeguarding and am keen to go on any course that is offered. I charge 3.50per hour and can negioate a full time rate, I am open between 8 and 6 but do not work weekends or bank holidays. The children in my care enjoy painting, playdough, craftactivites, baking, singing, reading, we plant seeds each year and enjoy eating our produce. we have sand and water play and a large park nearby which I use a lot. My mindees love to take out the magnifying glasses and we can look at tree bark, bugs spiders webs etc. we also have a large reservoire where we love to feed the ducks and watch the model sail boats.I think I have covered everything but there is probably bags more that I do.

My qualifications:

  • A-Level (Including AS Level)
    A-Level (Including AS Level)
  • Introduction to Childminding Practice
    Introduction to Childminding Practice
  • Diploma in Home based Childcare (all 5 units)
    Diploma in Home based Childcare (all 5 units)
  • CACHE Level 3
    CACHE Level 3

qualifications & experience: Safeguarding Children, Training in the use of Buccal Midazolam. Polices and Procedures,EYFS awareness,Diploma in playgroup practise, First Aid, Brain Friendly,An introduction to Autistic Spectrum,Stress Management, teeth and tummies, Health and safety in the home based setting , Risk in Play, Multicultural arts and crafts, Fire Safety Awareness, Messy Play, Introduction to Makaton, Tremendous Two Years Old, Listening to the views of young children, Food Allergy Online Training, British Values and the prevent duty in Early Years, Millies Trust Emergency PaediatricFirst Aid level 3, Millies Trust Managing Paediatric illness, injuries and emergencies

My Childminding Service
Additional Services
Fees and Charges
My Vacancies

While PACEY has taken all reasonable steps to ensure the suitability of childminders using this service, you should still apply all necessary judgement and checks when choosing someone to care for your child.

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