Mrs Patricia Welch

I provide a warm homely environment where children can learn at their own pace. I have a large enclosed garden with climbing frame, chickens, sand pit, ride on toys etc. I can be flexible with times and welcome every child.


01258 472107
Mobile: 07774 617826


Venue address
Sturminster Newton
DT10 1BJ
North Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 08:00-17:30
Tue: 08:00-17:30
Wed: 08:00-17:30
Thu: 08:00-17:30
Fri: 08:00-17:30

Service Details

Vacancy information

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School pickup
William Barnes Primary School : AM/PM
Sturminster Newton High School : AM/PM
Nursery/Pre-School pickup
Stepping Stones, Sturminster Newton.
£4.60 per Hour
Cost variations
Higher hourly rate for term time only contract. Term time only £5.
Additional Information

Registered Childminder - Have completed phase one of signalong. Flexible about stated hours. Work with 2 assistants when numbers require it, may then care for no more than 6 children under 8 years. Pick up from St Gregory's Bus Stop and St Mary's Bus Stop. I am an enabled childminder. Parents can use their Early Education funding entitlement at any time during opening hours.

Age Range
0 years 3 months to 14 years 0 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
29/09/2022 Good View here
Ofsted Report notes
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Registration details
Registration numberOfsted registration date

Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Wheelchair accessible
Portable ramp.
Parking availability information
On site parking.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet. Facilities for intimate care for older children with additional needs.
Other Facilities
Autism and Epilepsy, tube feeding, enabled childminder training, outdoor activities, quiet room.
Record Last Updated
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Address: Sturminster Newton  Dorset