Host Accommodation Available - Sth London & W. London

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Host Accommodation Available - Sth London & W. London

Post by boardingmum »

Hello! :D We are Ramona and Paula and we provide host accommodation in our homes, for performing arts students attending schools & colleges in London. One of us is based in West London, the other in south London.
We have both been Host Parents for well over 10 years and have provided accommodation throughout the years in our homes for children & young people who have attended - The Brit school, Sylvia Youngs, Barbara Speake, Italia Conti, Ravenscourt (closed), and Urdang academy. We have also hosted foreign students visiting and studying in London.

Every child or young person who boards with us is treated as part of our family and looked after equally. Breakfast and evening meals provided, use of wifi and washing machine also included in the fee. We also offer after show collection, should a child or young person be performing in a school, college or west end production, or if they finish a very late rehearsal. Weekend boarding can be arranged at the time of contract. Our households are dbs enhanced, first aid trained and fully insured.
We both have limited accommodation available commencing this September, and have some availability for summer schools, so please private message for further info.

A little about us..
2 Dd's - Dd1, attended Performers college with dada award, graduated a year ago and currently on a west end tour production. Dd2, attended Brit sch and currently in first year Urdang academy with dada award. Ramona is currently Deputy Head Chaperone for west end production Charlie & chocolate factory and has been for four years, has also been tour chaperone and chaperoned for other west end productions. Has also worked as a special needs assistant in school.

1 Dd and 1 Ds - Dd, attended Sylvia Youngs f/time from age 9-16yrs, also attended Brit sch. Ds, has attended The Brit sch from yr10 to yr14, Ds currently has two drama school offers & still deciding between GSA and Rose Bruford for this Sept, both Dd and Ds have between them, performed in 5 West end musicals. Paula has also worked in schools, with a children's agency, worked as a chaperone and has over 20 yrs+ child care related experience including special needs, as well as being a qualified professional and children's Nanny.

We both have a wealth of experience, knowledge and advise to share with parents and their youngsters regarding the performing arts industry, such as schools, agencies, living away from home etc.
Please private message to discuss further, look forward to hearing from you :)
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Re: Host Accommodation Available - Sth London & W. London

Post by tutusandtiaras »

Hi where about in west london is the accommodation please ? I have a 16 year old starting Arts Ed in September.
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Post by lotsolaffs »

Hello are you still offering accommodation? Thanks
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Re: Host Accommodation Available - Sth London & W. London

Post by HollyB »

Hi there,
Do you still offer host accommodation?
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