Andrea Charles

Childminder Ofsted Grade: Good - Registration number: EY490002

Setting Name: Little Learners Childminding Services

Hi my name is Andrea,

I recently set up an Ofsted Registered Childminding setting in my home called Little Learners Child Minding Services delivering Flexible Child care for All age groups from 6 weeks old to 14 years old.  Incorporating all aspects of the EYFS into my daily routines, planning and observing All Children. Whilst the Children enjoy various activities of their choosing and interests I also include Daily Outdoor Play, Messy Play with Gloop, Sand, Water, Soil, Paints and Playdough, Gardening, Sensory Play, Role Play, Mark Making, Construction, Quiet/Book Corner, Rhymes, Singing/Dancing and Baking as well as some planned visits to Parks, Farms and Nature Reserves, and the Library.

I have two grown up Children and a small dog, and over 20 years experience of working with Small Babies, Children and Teenagers, I recently worked for Darlington College Childcare Centre for nearly 7 years and also St.Marks Pre-School Playgroup for13 years alongside working at Longfield Comprehensive School and Harrowgate Hill School on a Lunch time.

At Little Learners I offer a Flexible range of services including Breakfast/After School Club currently for Northwood School and also Day Care for your little ones as well as Holiday Club.

Where we are

Venue address
Additional notes

Quiet Cul de Sac straight off a main bus route at the Top of (North Road)

When is it on?

Session information
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 7:30am-5:30pm
Wednesday 7:30am-6pm
Before and after school
School Holidays
All year round

Other details

£4.50 Per Hour
Other Costs
Sibling reductions to be arranged depending on hours needed please feel free to discuss this with me. NB: Unsociable hours before 8am and after 5.30pm charged at a rate of £6 per hour.


Provider drop off / collection service
Schools covered
Harrowgate Hill Primary School
Northwood Primary School
Notes on drop off/collection services
Harrowgate Hill and Northwood nurseries (pick-up only)

Special provisions

Wheelchair access
No - Wheelchair access but can be arranged if needed
Cultural provisions
Yes - Books, toys, posters, cooking, songs and rhymes
Special diets
Special needs access
No - I am flexible and can provide if needed

Vacancy details

Immediate vacancies?
Nursey education funding provided?
Other information
Vacancy Information last updated date: 02/02/2018

30 Hours Extended Entitlement

Intending to provide 30 hours entitlement
Registered to provide 30 hours entitlement