Our Services

 Fidgety Fingers


Do you need a Childminder?

Who offers Outstanding Care and Education.

Children learn through play  in a happy, relaxed environment

with outstanding results.

Please contact Jackie


We also offer Classes

for children aged 3 to 4 years of age, 5 to 7 and aged 8 plus.

Does your child have English as an additional language?

Does your child need support in learning how to concentrate?

Could your child be Gifted and talented ?

Is your child underachieving ?

Does your child sometimes lack confidence ?

Does your child have Special Educational Needs or a Disability?

Will your child be sitting exams to enter a certain school?

We offer small group  1:3 and 1 : 1 classes

in phonics and reading and writing from the age of 3 years. 

Our classes are designed to suit each child's  individual needs.

The children learn in a relaxed, happy atmosphere at their own pace.

These classes focus on the well being of  each child.  

Early Years Consultancy and Advice for Early Years settings


We share our skills, knowledge and expertise with childcare settings who would like to move from an Ofsted rating of "needs improving/good to Outstanding through our consultancy/advisory services. We also offer a service whereby we model Outstanding Practice to other childcare practitioners.  In addition, we can support and advise you in obtaining a 5 Star rating for your food preparation area within your setting.  

Our Early Years' advice and support to other settings, nurseries, pre-schools and childminders is tailored to meet your setting's needs and budget. This service is strictly private and confidential.


Please contact Fidgety Fingers for further information,  on 07907 462881 or email Jackie Neagle on jackieneagle@hotmail.co.uk

                                                                        Parenting Advice and Support

We also offer many services which will be of interest to parents and carers, including parenting advice and support, depending on your needs; behaviour management, potty training, sleep management, healthy eating advice, managing changes in home life due to separation and divorce and/or any other concerns. We do this through home visit/s, one to one sessions and telephone. This service is strictly confidential.


As well as adhock childcare and babysitting, we offer well being and personal tutoring classes for 3-8 year olds in phonics, reading, spelling, comprehension, writing and numeracy. 

Fidgety Fingers,  is owned and  was set up by Jackie Neagle in 2007. I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood Studies gained in the year 2000 and more than 25 years' experience of working with children, families and other professionals. I am passionate about the care and education of young children and am committed to providing the best possible outcomes for them and their families.  I feel fortunate that I work with Cheryl McGee, who is also an Ofsted Outstanding qualified early years' practitioner with many years' experience.

Jackie and Cheryl  hold current valid CRB or DBS certificates and  are Paediatric  First Aid Trained and qualified, as are all of our staff.

We have an outstanding reputation for working in partnership with Early Year's settings, parents and children. We believe that parents are their child's first and most important educator and will always know their child best. So by working together  your child will achieve the best possible outcomes.

Our latest Ofsted reports for childcare and education (EY392980 and EY357669) are available to view on http://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/CARE

Contact Jackie 07907 462881

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