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BABYSITTERS (all those whose babysit post your details here)

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lindseyfox Sat 06-Sep-08 20:19:25

Hope this is allowed as seem to be some threads on people needing babysitters and people not being keen on sitters agency, so thought those who do offer a babysitting service could add details to this thread - if not ok please could some one delete it, dont want to get into trouble!!!

AREA COVERED: LEICESTERSHIRE

TIMES AVAILABLE: weekdays from 5pm-9.30pm, Friday 5pm through til mon 7am, Week nights as overnight til 7am.

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: six children from one family, four children from different families (such as cousins/friends sharing sitter).

QUALIFICATIONS: BSC community nursing, qualified childrens nurse, basic life support, behaviour management, child protection, GCSE child development.

EXPERIENCE: Nursing,nanny, night nanny, maternity nanny, proxy parent and babysitting experience of children 0-16yrs including newborns, prem babies, twins, triplets and children with special needs.

CRB: yes may 2007

Driver: yes

RATES: £10 an hr min of £30 weeknights and £40 weekends. £175 per 24hrs for proxy parent. (£7.50 an hr til dec 2008 for those living in thorpe astley)

CONTACT DETAILS: lindseyfoxuk@yahoo.co.uk

phraedd Sat 06-Sep-08 20:55:20

AREA COVERED: Herts

TIMES AVAILABLE: from 6pm - midnight (£10 per hour)
outside of these hours are also available but at a different rate.

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: Dependant on ages and needs but up to 6 children

QUALIFICATIONS: nurturing birth trained doula, ICP, paediatric first aid training, child protection, GCSE child development.

EXPERIENCE: Nanny, night nanny, maternity nanny, proxy parent, doula, maternity care assistant, learning support assistant and babysitting experience of children 0-14yrs including newborns, prem babies, twins and children with special needs.

CRB: November 2007

PUBLIC LIABILITY INSURANCE: Yes

DRIVER: Yes

SMOKER: No

RATES: from £10 an hr (min of £30) for evening babysitting.
£200 per 24hrs for proxy parent.
48 hr cancellation period.

CONTACT DETAILS: paula@mummyknowsbest.co.uk

Mummy Knows Best

Mtorun Sat 06-Sep-08 21:04:26

Message deleted by Mumsnet.

LondonBabysitter Sat 06-Sep-08 21:20:30

*AREA COVERED*: North, East, Central London

*TIMES AVAILABLE*: Weekday evenings, weekends.

*CHILDS HOME OR YOURS*: Childs Home

QUALIFICATIONS: Studying for Early Childhood degree

EXPERIENCE: 3 years nannying, children from 4 months - 12 years inc. infant twins, multiple siblings.

CRB: Yes, Feb 2008

Driver: No

RATES: £8/hour daytime (before 7pm), £7/hour evening - overnight/proxy parenting rates negotiable. 4 hour minimum.

*CONTACT DETAILS*: londonbabysitter@hotmail.co.uk

misslisa Sat 06-Sep-08 21:48:38

AREA COVERED: SW London (Kensington, Chelsea, Earls Court)

TIMES AVAILABLE: Weekdays from 7pm, weekends Friday night 7pm through to 7am Monday morning, Weeknights as overnights until 7am

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: Up to 6 children

QUALIFICATIONS: MNT Maternity Nurse, First Aid, TAFE Children's Services Cert 3

EXPERIENCE: Nanny, night nanny, proxy parent and babysitting experience of children 0-14yrs including newborns,twins. Eight years nanny experience, 11 years babysitting, Looking to move into maternity nursing

CRB: March 2008

DRIVER: Yes

SMOKER: No

RATES: from £10 an hr (min of £30) for evening babysitting.
£170 per 24hrs for proxy parent.

CONTACT DETAILS
lisamquigley@gmail.com

fairibell Sat 06-Sep-08 22:22:47

AREA COVERED: Berkshire or anywhere within about 45 minutes of Wokingham!
TIMES AVAILABLE: Weekdays from 7pm, weekends - day/evenings

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: Up to 4 or 5 children (depending on if I need to bring my baby daughter with me!)

QUALIFICATIONS: Primary PGCE teaching degree

EXPERIENCE: Nanny, primary school teacher

CRB: Yes Sept 08

DRIVER: Yes

SMOKER: No

RATES: from £10 an hr (min of £40)

CONTACT DETAILS
fairihell@hotmail.com

Twims Sat 06-Sep-08 22:28:57

AREA COVERED: COLCHESTER

TIMES AVAILABLE: weekdays from 5pm-9.30pm, Friday 5pm through til mon 7am, Week nights as overnight til 7am.

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: six children from one family, four children from different families (such as cousins/friends sharing sitter).

QUALIFICATIONS: Diploma in childcare and education, paedeatric first aid, epi pen and asthma training,

EXPERIENCE: Sole charge babysitting experience (10 years) of newborns through to 18 years of age. Sole Charge nannying experience (6 months) of children from 10 months (twins) to 9 years of age, Nursery nurse experience (room leader 0-2's) 3 years.

CRB: yes October 2007

Driver: No

RATES: £7 an hour before midnight £8 an hour after, (£15 cancelation fee within 24 hours)

CONTACT DETAILS: dynamicnanny@yahoo.co.uk

mrspnut Sat 06-Sep-08 22:34:16

AREA COVERED: Lincoln and surrounding villages

TIMES AVAILABLE: weekday evenings, weekends

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: six children from one family, four children from different families (such as cousins/friends sharing sitter).

QUALIFICATIONS: MA in Social Work

EXPERIENCE: Have 2 children already 11 and 2.
Vast experience in working with people with learning and physical disabilities as well as working with families.

CRB: yes, last one was July 2008

Driver: yes

RATES: £7 an hour before midnight £8 an hour after, (£15 cancelation fee within 24 hours)

CONTACT DETAILS: sian@pnut.org

AbbaFan Sat 06-Sep-08 22:35:39

AREA COVERED: Area's in West & East Sussex (Burgess Hill, Haywards Heath, Chailey, East Chiltington, Hassocks & Hurstpierpoint)

TIMES AVAILABLE: Any night from 6.30pm

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: Up to 4

QUALIFICATIONS: Studying for NVQ level 3 CM qualification.

EXPERIENCE: Registered CM / 3 years experience with Sitters.

CRB: Yes

DRIVER: Yes

SMOKER: No

RATES: from £8 an hr (min of 4 hours)

CONTACT DETAILS
hjbaker@hotmail.co.uk

navyeyelasH Sun 07-Sep-08 16:32:52

Do you think it might be helpful to set up a mini website? Otherwise parents may have to trawl through a load of posts to find someone ion their area?

SIOBHANB2008 Sun 07-Sep-08 18:39:36

AREA COVERED: Barnet and surrounding areas

TIMES AVAILABLE: weekends anytime, weeknights from 6pm with notice!

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: Up to 6

QUALIFICATIONS: 2nd year of dipolma in childcare and education

EXPERIENCE: babysitting for many different families and working in the baby room (3m to 16 months) in a day nursery!

CRB: Yes

DRIVER: no

SMOKER: No

RATES: from £6.50 an hr (min of 4 hours)

CONTACT DETAILS
siobhanboland1991@hotmail.com

wotulookinat Sun 07-Sep-08 18:42:16

Ooooh anyone in West Yorks?

phraedd Sun 07-Sep-08 19:29:27

I forgot to say that I am also a mummy myself!

I have 3 beautiful children: DD is almost 10, DS1 is almost 8 and DS2 is 4 and a half.

I have over 16 years experience - most of which has been as a sole chargs nanny. I also have experience of babies with colic and reflux.

Imababysitter Sun 07-Sep-08 20:44:51

AREA COVERED - SW London, Wandsworth, Clapham, Wimbledon, Earlsfield, Southfields, Tooting and nearby

TIMES AVAILABLE - Weeknights after 6pm, weekends anytime

CRB/FIRST AID CERTIFICATE - Yes

EXPERIENCE - 10 yrs full time nanny

DRIVER - Yes with own car

SMOKER - No

RATES £8 phr min 3 hrs Mon - Thurs £8 phr min 4 hrs Fri - Sun.

£20 cancellation fee within 48 hrs of booked slot.

CONTACT DETAILS

JENNIE - 07871 643 478

jennie_fab@yahoo.co.uk

nannyma Sun 07-Sep-08 22:15:09

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frannikin Mon 08-Sep-08 14:06:32

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schneebly Mon 08-Sep-08 14:17:40

AREA COVERED: Southport, Ormskirk, Formby, Burscough, Halsall.

TIMES AVAILABLE:
Monday - from 6pm
Tuesday - from 2.30pm
Wednesday - from 2.30pm
Thursday - NOT AVAILABLE
Friday - from 2.30pm
Saturday - from 10am
Sunday - from 10am

More hours may be available in school holidays.

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

EXPERIENCE: Currently a student teacher and regular babysitter but also have experience as a Playworker, Youth Worker, Classroom Helper, Youth Drama Worker and Storyteller.

CRB: Yes June 2008

Driver: Yes with own car.

RATES: currently £5.00 per hour before midnight and £6.00 per hour afterwards. I charge for a minimum of 2 hours - £10.00

CONTACT DETAILS: please contact me via my website www.babysittersouthport.moonfruit.com

gooseegg Mon 08-Sep-08 17:47:10

South Devon

littlestarschildminding Mon 08-Sep-08 19:49:03

AREAS COVERED: EALING, ACTON, BRENTFORD, CHISWICK, KEW, ST MARGARETS and surrounds

TIMES AVAILABLE: from 7pm - midnight (week nights) from 5pm-late (weekends)

Emergency and ad hoc childminding hours during the day sometimes available as am a registered childminder.

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Yours evenings (mine day times)

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: Dependant on ages and needs but up to 6 children

QUALIFICATIONS:ICP, paediatric first aid training, crb, maternity nanny training.

EXPERIENCE: Ofsted registered childminder previously a nanny, night nanny, maternity nanny, proxy parent, doula. Experience of children 0-12yrs including newborns, twins and children with special needs.

References available

CRB: 2008

PUBLIC LIABILITY INSURANCE: Yes nanny and childminder

DRIVER: Yes with own car

SMOKER: No

RATES:£7 an hr (min of £25) for evening babysitting.

CONTACT DETAILS: nannyadverts@yahoo.co.uk

Tan1959 Mon 08-Sep-08 20:40:37

AREA COVERED: LONDON N3, N11, N12, N14, N20, N21 Also EN4, EN5 & Cockfosters

TIMES AVAILABLE:
weekday evenings from 7:00pm (min 4 hours)
weekend anytime (min 4 hours)

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: 6

QUALIFICATIONS:
Certificate in Introducing Childminding Practice

First Aid
Ofsted Registration

EXPERIENCE:
Ofsted Registered Childminder
Mother of two adult sons'
Babysitter (3mnths +)
Twins and Triplets

CRB: Yes
Public Liability Insurance: Yes

Driver: Yes

RATES:
weekday evening - £8/h
weekend - day time £8/h
weekend evening - night time £8/h

Contact: tanya@theplayhousechildmindingservicedotcodotuk

nannynick Mon 08-Sep-08 22:01:36

AREA COVERED: West Surrey, East Berkshire, North Hampshire - Ascot, Ash, Bagshot, Bisley, Bracknell, Camberley, Chobham, Crowthorne, Deepcut, Farnborough, Fleet, Frimley, Horsell, Knaphill, Lightwater, Lyne, Mytchett, Sunningdale, Windlesham.

TIMES AVAILABLE:
Weekday Evenings: 7pm onwards
Weekend Daytime and Evenings

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Child's Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: 4

QUALIFICATIONS:
Diploma in Nursery Nursing (NNEB)
Maternity Practitioner Award
Early Years First Aid
Ofsted Registered Nanny

EXPERIENCE:
Over 18 years experience babysitting plus working in a variety of settings - pre-school playgroup, nursery, playscheme, beavers & cubs
Special Needs: Have experience of caring for children with dx Autism/ASD, ADHD

CRB: Yes

Public Liability Insurance: Yes

Driver: Yes

RATES:
£10 per hour (3 hour minimum)

Contact: nick@nicksbabysittingservice.co.uk Website

lindseyfox Tue 09-Sep-08 17:08:53

looks like this is working and not against MN rules as its still here!!

overthemill Tue 09-Sep-08 20:10:47

here

rodg82 Wed 10-Sep-08 11:11:52

AREA COVERED: London - im willing to cover anywhere in London with good transport links.
Or as a pre arranged holiday nanny abroad.

TIMES AVAILABLE: Flexible - ad hoc days, evenings, nights and weekends all available.

CHILDS HOME OR YOURS: Childs Home

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN: six children+(from same home) 4 children from different families(friends,cousins etc)-although this could be negotiated if needed.

QUALIFICATIONS: qualified childrens nurse, basic paediatric life support,paediatric immediate life support, Advance paediatric life support, child protection levels 1+2, GCSE child development.

EXPERIENCE: Nursing,nanny, night nanny, nursery assistant, proxy parent and babysitting experience. Children birth+ including newborns, prem babies, twins, children with special needs and complex medical care needs. Behaviour management, breastfeeding support, reflux, colic and trouble shooting.

CRB: yes currently awaiting renewed certificate

Driver: no

RATES: £10 an hr min of £30 week days/nights and £40 weekends. £185 per 24hrs for proxy parent.

CONTACT DETAILS: rar_rar82@hotmail.com

Lisina Wed 10-Sep-08 11:11:59

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