A Home From Home

For the times when you can't be there, I provided a home from home - an environment that is caring, safe, supportive and fun. I have a spacious detached home, designated playroom and 18 years parenting experience. I offer flexible hours from morning until evening weekdays, and school holidays.


01747 590053
Mobile: 07595 272772


Venue address
North Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 07:30-18:00
Tue: 07:30-18:00
Wed: 07:30-18:00
Thu: 07:30-18:00

Service Details

Vacancy information

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School pickup
Shaftesbury CE VC Primary School : AM/PM
Nursery/Pre-School pickup
Pick up and drop off from Little Acorns.
£4.25 per Hour
Additional Information

Registered childminder. Very flexible service working with assistant - any request considered. Emergency cover at the weekends can be provided occasionally. Parents can use their Early Education funding entitlement at any time during opening hours. Transport available.

Age Range
0 years 6 months to 16 years 0 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
11/10/2016 Outstanding 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
No steps to the front, no steps to garden, new build property with spacious downstairs
Parking availability information
Parking close to house 
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet - has reasonably wide access with no step. Also upstairs bathroom available if required
Other Facilities
I use a 'PECS' system in the playroom which could be extended to the rest of the house if required. Ground floor and outdoors easily accessible. Variety of sensory toys and equipment. 
Record Last Updated
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Address: Shaftesbury  Dorset