After over 30 years of working with children my experience has given me an excellent knowledge of the developmental, emotional and physical needs of a child. It enables me to promote an awareness of safe care whilst recognising equality and diversity. A mature but young at heart fully child orientated carer who has devoted her whole working life to loving children. Registered childminder from 1982 with Harrow, Barnet and Ireland to date with extensive experience offering full day to day care ages from 0-8 years. Registered foster carer with Barnet and Ireland from 1999 -2012 offering full time care to children aged 0-15 years. Children and family support worker helping disadvantaged young people to learn life skills in every day environments.