Emily is our room leader in the Baby Room having worked with babies since leaving college. She is qualified at Level 3 in Early Years and has a calm, soothing nature, with the younger children quickly forming a bond with her. Emily is currently on maternity leave.
Patricia is our Room Leader in the Baby Room now Emily is on maternity leave. Qualified at Level 3 she has over ten years experience working with young children, as well as bringing up her own family. Patricia has come to join us from one of the local Primary Schools offering a calm and mature influence in the baby room.
Paige originally came to us for a weeks work experience from her high school but asked to return to us as she furthered her education, completing relevant training such as Baby Practitioner and Safer Sleep for her role working alongside Patricia in the Baby Room.
Sam is the Curriculum Manager within the nursery as well as working in the Pre-school Room. She has a degree in Psychology and Child Development and is about to begin her Early Years Teaching course. Sam is also the SENCo within the nursery. She has two young children of her own.
Hayley is currently our room leader within the Tot’s Room. Hayley works during term time helping her to support the children we have attending the nursery accessing the Two Year Old Funding. Hayley has worked for many years with Pre-school aged children and is qualified at Level 3 in Early Years making her perfect to help get the children ready to move up into our pre-school room.
Nicole works alongside Hayley in the Tots Room and also works with the Out of School Club in the mornings, primarily with children who attend the Willows Primary School. Nicole is qualified at Level 2 in Early Years and is currently working towards achieving her Level 3.
Alisha has recently joined our team to fulfill her dream of working with children. Alisha is a natural at nurturing and supporting the children making her ideal for working in our busy Tots Room as she completes her Level 3 qualification.
Jemma is our Pre-school Room leader. She has previously worked with two year olds but is now focusing on the pre-school education of our 3-5 year olds in preparation for school. Jemma has undertaken training in phonics Letters and Sounds as well as Communication Screening to help her with supporting our pre-schoolers as they get ready for that important transition to school.
Jeanette came to Little Potters as a student and completed her Level 2 within our nursery. We were so impressed that we offered her a role in our pre-school room where she now works during term time, combining this with bringing up her own three children. Jeanette is now working towards completing her Level 3 course.
Fallon runs our Out of School and Holiday club and also works for us on a part time basis having recently completed her Masters at University in Child Development. Fallon has been with us since September 2014 after completing her degree in Psychology with Child Language Development. Fallon has also provided support for some of our children with additional needs.
Claire has been with the nursery for 14 years having worked in many roles during that time. She is currently providing nutritious, delicious food for the children, catering for all dietary requirements whilst ensuring meals are healthy and varied.
Stacey joined the nursery in November 2016 quickly becoming one of the team and finding that her years of experience made her the perfect addition to our busy Tots room as well as being the nursery Deputy Manager.
Ceri has obtained qualified Early Years Teacher status and worked in childcare for sixteen years. Ceri has previously worked within all the rooms in the nursery, been a room leader in the baby room, SENCo and Deputy Manager. She now undertakes the role of Senior Manager within the nursery.