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Norman, Mrs Tessa
Services and organisations that have the Local Offer flash have filled out inclusion information, meaning that they meet the needs of people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

This is an active setting. we walk to school most days. Holiday time we are out in the woods, den building, walking, bug hunting, tree climbing, picnicing, football etc etc.
All training up to date, Safeguarding.First aid, food hygiene,ict for young children,basic makaton. Autism, Fire Protection, Early Years Maths in the Home training.  SEN course completed and crafts for under 5's and early reading direct course.
Vacancy co-ordinator for Bodmin registered childminding group.
EYFS trained,
 Lots of arts & crafts.  Childminding for 28 yrs plus

. Have 2 daughters, who both live away from home and both have careers in teaching.I have one grandson.

 Accredited Childminder funded places for 3 & 4 year olds term after 3rd birthday.Also offer 2 year old funding based on criteria.Offer the 30 hr funding and work with Little Saints eyu to share funding and places for the 30 hrs funding

Who to contact

Contact name
Tess Norman
Contact position
01208 74039
Mobile: 07786 327 246
use mobile for preference please

Where to go


Within walking distance of St Petrocs school , close to two local parks. within easy driving distance of local sports centre and several woodland areas.

Other details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£4.00 Per Hour
Do you offer a free or reduced rate to carers?
Please enter details including what proof is required for the free or reduced rate
If you are eligible for two year funding I require your code to fill in paperwork. with the new conditions for 3/4 yr old funding parents will need to supply national insurance numbers , child's birth certificate and/or passport

Inclusion within our setting

Wheelchair access

Has provision

Dietary needs

Has provision
Experience with
Egg intolerance
Nut allergy
Dairy free
Have knowledge of anaphalactics, lactose intolerance, coeliac disease and other food allergies, gluten intolerance , vegetarians diets

Cultural provisions

Has provision
Experience with
All children are welcome in our home.
Will aim to provide for and acknowledge religious and cultural needs
Languages spoken

English and some makaton

Pet provisions

Are there any pets at the setting?

Childcare information


Immediate vacancies
Please contact for information and further discussion about your requirements. No vacancies until Sept 2021
Date updated

Funded places

3 & 4 year old funding
2 year old funding

30 hours free childcare

Offering up to 30 hours free childcare
30 hours partner details
Little Saints Early Years Unit at St Petroc's School, Bodmin

Opening times & facilities

Opening times
Opening times
DayOpening timeClosing time
Monday 8am 5.30pm
Tuesday 7 am 5.30pm
Wednesday 8am 5.30pm
Thursday 7 am 5.30pm
Friday 7 am 5.00

School pickups

Offers pickups
St Petroc's CE VA Primary School
Mostly walk to and from school where possible.

Inclusion details

Saint Piran's Flag
SENCo name
Tessa Norman

Early Years Local Offer response

Learning and development

Systems and strategies we have in place to identify children that may require additional support

Some training in place , language support, some knowledge of Autistic Spectrum,

How we identify and support children's learning and development needs

Through observation, and next steps noted down in Learning journeys, and through liaison with parents.

Links we have to other agencies

Links with Cornwall council and QCC. 

How we support children transferring to school

Transition work with child, ideas sent home to parents, visits to school, information sent to school with child.


Specialist skills or training our staff have

no staff

Support we offer regarding children's health and well-being

Physical activity, growing our own veg and fruit, healthy eating,learning through role play, story telling small world.

Ways we inform parents about how their child is being supported

Daily diarys and  learning journeys , private messages on phone to parents.

Our complaints policy

I have a complaints procedure in place and parents are notified of this, they can give me verbal or written complaints, which will be handled with an arbitrator if necessary.


Alterations we have made to make our building accessible

house has steps to front but there is level access through the garage if needed.

Facilities we have for personal care

All upstairs

Specialist resources we have

Some sensory play toys, can access more depending on needs of child

How we include all children in activities, such as trips

through assessing what the child requires and adapting resources and activities to suit .Making sure I have the right equipment in place to access the outdoors and take part in the same as the other children no matter what age or ability.

Last updated: 03/02/2020

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