Fern Foundations Childminding

Hello, I''m Kay-Marie Rigby, an experienced Early Years practitioner based in Lytchett Matravers with eight years teaching experience and a background of working in care. My childminding setting offers a warm and welcoming home from home environment, where children can feel comfortable and secure. I believe that learning through play is essential for a child''s development. I provide a range of engaging activities as well as exciting days out to local parks, playgroups, libraries and various other locations such as museums to promote their learning journey. I am married with a 2-year-old daughter and am a full-time guardian to our 12-year-old niece. I am committed to providing a safe, supportive, and stimulating environment for all children, so they can flourish and develop the essential skills that will set the foundation for their future success. Communication is paramount to building a successful relationship with families and your child''s well-being and safety will always be my to


Venue address
Lytchett Matravers¬ Poole
BH16 6DT


Opening times
Mon: 07:30-17:30
Tue: 07:30-17:30
Wed: 07:30-17:30
Thu: 13:00-17:30
Fri: 07:30-17:30

Service Details

Vacancy information
Tuesdays 7.30am to 5.30pm and Thursdays 1pm to 5.30pm.
School pickup
Lytchett Matravers Primary School : AM/PM
Nursery/Pre-School pickup
Drop-off and pick-up from Lytchett Matravers Pre-school
£5.80 per Hour
Cost variations
£8.70 per hour for breakfast club and school drop off or after school pick up and after school club.
Additional Information
Childminder registered on 2 August 2023 and is awaiting their first Ofsted inspection. I am happy for you to contact me by phone or email to discuss your childcare requirements or to arrange a visit. I look forward to meeting you and your child soon to discuss how I can help you and your family with my childcare service!
Age Range
0 years 6 months to 12 years 0 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
Awaiting Inspection
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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