Location: London and UK locations
Folakemi brings an extensive and thorough knowledge base of baby development and paired with her warm, gentle approach culminates in a Maternity Nurse very much in demand.
Originally from Nigeria, Folakemi has been based in London since 2011, transferring her medical skills to working with private families as a nanny/ housekeeper before a more permanent move into Maternity Nursing where she has found her true strength lies. Folakemi gained a level 4 OCN Maternity diploma in 2019 and has continued her studies whilst building a remarkable client base. Folakemi is experienced in looking after twins, premature babies, and babies with specific medical needs. She is knowledgeable in breast and bottle feeding and helping to implement routines that are adapted to each baby’s needs. Folakemi warm and empathetic approach ensures she seamlessly adapts into different family environments and that, although the baby is her priority, parents feel fully supported. Folakemi understands the importance of every family trying to adjust to a new dynamic and takes the time to include siblings and to help guide a happy transition. Folakemi is proactive, discreet, tidy and often goes above and beyond what is expected of her. She has an excellent attention to detail, responds with a calm proficiency and her flexible, positive attitude means that parents a left confident going forward.
- Daily Maternity Nurse
- Maternity Nurse
- Night Maternity Nurse
- Trouble Shooter
- Twins Maternity Nurse
- Bottle feeding/ breast feeding
- Colic/ reflux
- Premature babies
- Sleep training
- Twins experience/ care of multiples
- Establishing a routine
East Sussex College – Access to Medicine
The Open University – Certificate in Health Sciences
OCN London – Level 4 Maternity Skills
Qualifying as a healthcare assistant in 2011, she transferred her medical skills to working with children and private families in 2012.