Beth is the Blossom Room Leader she has been working in the childcare sector for over 30years, gaining valuable knowledge and experience along the way. Beth is a mum to 3 grown up children. She says the best part of working in the baby room is having a room full of smiles. Beth is the Health and Safety Officer at the Faraway Tree Day Nursery and has an NVQ level 3 in Childrens Care Learning and Development. Beth holds certificates in; Health and Safety in Health and Social Care Settings, Learning Support, Preliminary Residential Care, Paediatric First Aid, Safeguarding Children and Food Hygiene.
Beccy is our Conker Room Leader, Beccy has been in childcare for 5years, she is a mum of two young children. She says the best part of working with the toddlers is watching their progression and meeting their goals. Beccy is our SENCO Officer within the setting and has an NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young Peoples Workforce, she holds certificates in; Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding.
Laura is the Acorn Room Leader she has been working with preschool children for over 5years, she says the best part of working in pre school is seeing them grow and mature into confident little people ready for school. Laura has an NVQ Level 3 for the Children and Young Peoples Workforce and holds certificates in; Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene and Safeguarding.
Jenny is the registered person for the nursery. Jenny has worked within the childcare sector for over 20 years and has gained valuable knowledge and experience along the way. She is a mother of two grown up children and has certificates in; Food Hygeine and Safeguarding. Jenny's primary role as the nursery expands will be the administration, although you will all see her working with the other staff in the various rooms as required.
Lis is the oldest member of the team and has never worked in childcare, however she has 4 grown up children and 1 Foster child. She has ran several businesses over the past 30yrs and thought this knowledge and experience would be helpful for the nursery. Lis is in charge of food shopping and helps with the cooking. She devised the menu and makes sure it is well balanced full of fresh fruit and vegetables. Lis is also the Safeguarding Officer for the nursery and has certificates in; Health & Safety, First Aid Adult and Paediatric, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion, Safeguarding and Understanding Children in Care.
Lisa has worked in childcare for 3 years, and will primarily be working in our Acorn and Conker Rooms alongside Laura and Beccy. Lisa has an NVQ Level 3 in Childen and Young Peoples Workforce and certificates in; First Aid, Food Hygiene, Safeguarding and Health and Safety.
Lauren has worked in childcare for 3 years and joined us at the beginning of June 2016. She will primarily be working in our Blossom room with the babies alongside Beth. Lauren has an NVQ Level 2 in Childen and Young Peoples Workforce and is studing hard to gain a Level 3 next year, she holds certificates in; Safeguarding and Peadiatric First Aid.