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Mrs Karen Fowler Childminding

Coronavirus status: OPEN
SEN Trained. NVQ Level 3 in Children's care, learning and development. Current paediatric first aid certificate. Generalist safeguarding. Specialist safeguarding. I have been a registered childminder since 1995 and now work with my two daughters  (Kelly Fowler - registered childminder and Khloe Fowler - my…

SEN Trained. NVQ Level 3 in Children's care, learning and development. Current paediatric first aid certificate. Generalist safeguarding. Specialist safeguarding. I have been a registered childminder since 1995 and now work with my two daughters  (Kelly Fowler - registered childminder and Khloe Fowler - my Assistant) . I am an early years educator, meaning I can care for children who receive the government 15/or 30 funded hours.
I was last inspected by OFSTED in June 2018, and received a Good. 

We care for children aged from 3 months - 11 years, full time Monday- Thursday, 7:45am - 5:30pm. Fridays 7:45- 5pm Term time and holiday contracts are also available.

£5.00 per hour, £5.00 per hour for before and after school care.

We operate a minimum of 7 hours childcare per day.  

Who to contact

Contact Name
Karen Fowler
Contact Position
Registered childminder
Telephone
01235 525717
07977 694452
E-mail
karenfowler1@hotmail.co.uk

Where to go

Name
Karen Fowler childminding
Address
Abingdon
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX14 1YW
Notes

2 large open plan playrooms filled with fun and educational toys and resources. 

Current Ofsted Judgment

Good

Outstanding

Good

Good

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£5.00 Per hour

Availability

Age Ranges
From 0 years to 12 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
11 - 16 years (secondary school age)
Children

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Accessible parking available

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
ADHD
Able to administer medication
Able to assist with moving and handling
Allergies
Aspergers syndrome or autistic spectrum disorders
Asthma
Cerebral Palsy
Cystic Fibrosis
Downs syndrome
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
Eczema
Glue Ear
Hearing Impairment
Moderate learning difficulties
Physical disability
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Vision impairment

Childcare Information

Funded Places

2 year old funding
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Universal - 15 Hours)
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
Yes

Term time only or stretched over more than 38 weeks
Term Time
Offering split funding with other providers
Yes
Partnership settings
Currently sharing partnership with longfurlong pre school and Thomas reads pre school.

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
Christmas holidays
Early Mornings
Emergency Cover
Full Time
Half-term holidays
Negotiable
Out of School Hours
Part Time
School Holidays
Spring holiday
Summer holiday
Term Times
Weekdays


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Thursday 7:45am 5:30pm
Friday 7:45am 5:00pm


Facilities
0 - 1 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Climbing Frame
Computer
Cooking
Dressing up
Educational Toys
Garden
Messy Play Area
Pet Dogs
Pet Fish
Playroom
Quiet room/area
Sandpit
Sleeping Area
Slide
Visit & Outings
Water play

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No
Schools
St Nicolas (Abingdon) Church of England Primary School
Details
St Nicolas Pre-School

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
133387
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
17/04/2007CareGood
18/03/2010Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding
07/10/2015Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
28/06/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Last checked on 02/05/2020

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