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Dianne Ward (Merril's Childminding) - Child minder

This resource is regulated. (More about Regulated Services)


   This provider is registered with the Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW) or equivalent.

   This provider was last inspected on: 19/10/2018.

   This provider is a child minder in  St Arvan's.

  This provider has full week vacancies for children aged between 0 months and 5 years.

  This provider is registered for 5 places and is staffed for 5 places.

What we do

Established childcare service run from a cottage. A rural setting in the village of St. Arvans, very close to Chepstow Racecourse and the M4 motorway. An assistant is available when required.

Facilities: Two Play Areas and a Sleep Area. Toys and equipment to suit all ages and stages.

  Our opening times and availability

We are available: all year round.

We can provide wrap around care.

Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00

Times can be flexible.

  Our costs

  • £5.00 per Hour

  About our service

The language spoken in our setting is English only.

Provider has access to support and advice for Additional Learning Needs (ALN)
Provider has a working knowledge of the ALN Act and Person Centred Planning approaches
Staff have accessed relevant ALN/disability training in the last 2 years?
Outside space
A secure garden with lawn and patio areas where children can enjoy various play and activities.
Will you use real nappies for children in your care?
Is the setting pet free?
Offers Flying Start provision?
Offers funded Foundation Phase Nursery places (three to four year old education) No
This service is part of the Childcare Offer Scheme
This service accepts childcare vouchers
This service is registered with the Tax Free Childcare Scheme
Mileage charged for school/nrusery drop offs/pick ups.
Able to provide emergency/short term care? No
Are you able to care for children whose main language is neither English nor Welsh?

We do not drop off at/pick up from any school.

  • Can pick up and drop off locally. (Mileage charged)