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Re: Looking for a room to rent

Thanks so much, he has now found a room in Clap Jct. 
Forum: Wellbeing
Replies: 3
by JoY
Mon Sep 10, 2018 8:47 am

Looking for a room to rent

Hi  Our au pairs boyfriend has moved to London and is looking for a room to rent. He has a budget of about £400pm, maybe more when he finds his feet. His English is good and he is busy looking for a job. While he has been staying with us he has been very tidy and polite, and has painted a couple of ...
Forum: Wellbeing
Replies: 3
by JoY
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:17 pm

Off work with stress, anxiety or depression and looking to get back to work?

Are you off work with stress, anxiety or depression and looking to get back? Or are you managing someone off work and would like to help them but unsure of what to do? We are trialling a new free online toolkit and are looking for people to give us feedback. Any information will be treated anonymous...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 0
by JoY
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:10 pm

IELTS tutor in Clapham/ Wandsworth?

Hi, We are looking for an experienced IELTS tutor in clapham to help our au pair with her English in readiness for the IELTS exam. Does anyone have any recommendations? She has taken the course at Thames - so not really after another course just a couple of sessions to help her hit the higher mark s...
Replies: 2
by JoY
Tue May 22, 2018 10:44 am

Au pair available for daytime childcare or babysitting

I am an au pair looking for some extra work. I am available to help with childcare in the day during school hours and for babysitting in the evenings. Maybe useful for anyone wanting to do some Christmas shopping or for those extra nights out on the run up for Christmas? I currently look after three...
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 0
by JoY
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:50 pm

Getting a National Insurance number

Hi, Our au pair is trying to get a National Insurance number to enable her to do some extra work while she is in the UK. There seems to be one central UK telephone line and she has been on hold on intermittently for the week! There doesn't seem to be an option to apply online. Has anyone any recomme...
Replies: 2
by JoY
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:48 pm

Re: Au pair meet up on Tuesday 12th September

What a great idea! Our au pair has only just arrived and would be really keen to join another meet-up if you are arranging one later this month/ early next. Do keep us posted! Thanks, Jo
Replies: 4
by JoY
Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:39 pm

Bike shop for children to try different bikes?

Hi

Can anyone recommend a good bike shop in Clapham or Wandsworth? I am looking for a bike for an eight year old and ideally, would like her to have a go on a couple of different bikes/ styles before she decides/ we buy.

Thanks so much,

Jo
Replies: 5
by JoY
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:29 pm

Re: Afterschool nanny/housekeeper Tuesdays and Wednesdays

I didn't say where we live … We are in Clapham South.
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 1
by JoY
Thu Sep 10, 2015 2:29 pm

Afterschool nanny/housekeeper Tuesdays and Wednesdays

We are looking for a flexible nanny/housekeeper to help look our three children and busy household. You will need to be kind, engaging, have a can do attitude and be prepared to help around the house as well as look after the children. We have 3 children (boy 4yrs, two girls 6yrs and 7yrs) all of wh...
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 1
by JoY
Thu Sep 10, 2015 2:28 pm

Re: The White House School in Balham

Hi I have got three children at the White House (Yr 2, Yr 1 and pre-reception) and we have been very happy there. The school seem to do up different parts of the building/ facilities on a rolling basis but I am surprised that you thought it was messy, it isn't usually the case in my experience. I am...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 3
by JoY
Mon Apr 27, 2015 3:20 pm

After school nanny wanted for Tuesday and Wednesday 2/3-6pm

Hi, We are a busy family with three children (a 4yr old boy and two girls aged 6 and 7). We live in Clapham South and the children all go to the same school a short walk away. I am looking for someone to help with nursery/ school pick ups, prepare meals, supervise homework and sort out uniform/ kitb...
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 1
by JoY
Fri Jan 30, 2015 3:43 pm

Re: Kew Gardens visit

We love Kew - we have 6,5 and 3 yr olds and there is masses to keep them busy. It is huge so don't try and do too much as there is a lot of walking. Definitely no scooters or bikes. There is a car park at the Brentford Gate, but we usually park on the roads by Victoria Gate/ Kew Road and aim to get ...
Forum: Activities
Replies: 5
by JoY
Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:11 pm

Re: Stuttering 3yr- help

I am not a speech and language expert but my little boy does this periodically too -it first came on the week after he started kindergarten (aged 2.5) and lasted for about a week. I was worried about it at the time, as it just seemed to be getting worse but the teacher said we would monitor it and a...
Replies: 12
by JoY
Tue Mar 11, 2014 12:20 pm

Re: Advice with private primary schools

Hi Great to hear you are looking at the White House! In terms of skew girls/boys - I am not sure why but some years seem to have a couple more girls, others a couple more boys. I think it is probably more to do with who moves out/ away from london. They seem to do sports unless it is really awful - ...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 19
by JoY
Sun Jul 07, 2013 11:22 pm