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Caroline Sonia Sprowell

I am an Ofsted registered Childminder with 12 years Teaching Assistance experience. I have a spacious house with a large garden. Outdoor activities include: slide, swing, goal post, sand and water play, playhouse, small trampoline and ball games. Indoor activities include; art and craft, construction, play kitchen, music and movement, songs and rhymes, puzzles, samll world play, shop and much more. I regularly visit the local library, parks, woods, ball-pools and places of interest. 

I work with two assistants and together we make sure we offer each child a range of fun activities, every day, in order to help all the children develop and progress. We have a weekly topic and our art and craft activities and story time will link to our topic. We help our older children with their transition into school (books, circle time, helping them to become independant with dressing and toilet visits etc)

I have two small dogs who are used to babies and young childen (access to the dogs is supervised only and parts of the house and garden are dog free. The dogs are not allowed around under 2's). I also have a tortoise that children can feed.

Who to contact

01322 531259

Where to go


 Crayford station is a 15 min walk. The 492 bus stop is close by (next door). The 96 bus route is a short walk away.

When is it on?

Carescheme Age Range:
0 year(s), 6 month(s) to 8 year(s), 0 month(s)
Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 7.15 18.30
Tuesday 7.15 18.30
Wednesday 7.15 18.30
Thursday 7.15 18.30
Friday 7.15 18.30

Other Details

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£4.00 Per hour
£40.00 Per day
£20.00 Per half day
ECD Type
Offers pickups
Schools covered
Wentworth Primary School
School run available from September 2017. Before and after school care. Please contact for prices and further information.
Cost details
Full day = 10hrs with 3 meals and snacks.
Half day = 5hrs with 1 meal and snacks.
Fees vary depending on hours required and discounts are offered for siblings (depending on amount of hours required per week).
3-4 Year Old Funding?
2 Year Old Funding?
Vacancies Details
We have 1 full-time vacancy left starting late September/early October 2017.
Places Range
Places Range
Start AgeEnd AgePlaces
0 0 3
1 5 9
0 5 9
5 7 18
Immediate vacancies?
Vacancy Information Last updated Date
Swing, Music, Literacy and Numeracy, Computers / It, Cookery, Toddler Groups, Toys/dolls, Outdoor Activities, Pets, Trike, Tv/video/dvd, Parent and Toddler Group, Parks/playgrounds, Puppets, Water Play, Games / Puzzles, Visits and Outings, Garden, Walks, Help With Homework, Arts And Crafts, Baby Group, Healthy Living, Reading, Refreshments, Books, Internet Connection, Kitchen, Car Parking, Songs, Slide, Library Visits, Stories

I aim to offer your child a home environment where they can develop and blossom at their own rate. Outings and social activities help children develop social skills and understand the world around them. 

I feel I have the skills to help your pre-schooler gain the tools they need to be confident when they start school and for those already at school I can aid their development by helping with school homework and giving them fun learning experiences.

Wheelchair Access

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
20/12/2017Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

30 Hours Extended Entitlement

Registered to provide up to 30 hours entitlement

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