Department: Ovenden

Hi, I’m Caley, I have worked in childcare since 2016. I love working with children and seeing them thrive. In my spare time I enjoy watching ice hockey, baking, and shopping. I enjoy exploring the outdoors with the children and love lots of creative play.  

My name is Catherine! I’ve worked in childcare for 5 years and counting. My favourite part of working in the early years is singing nursery rhymes and reading stories as well as being out in the garden. Playdough and sensory play are firm favourites of mine too! I love coming to work each day and Meet Catherine – Deputy Manager

Hi, I’m Emilia, I decided to have a career in childcare as I feel it’s a rewarding job as you get to see the children grow and develop. My favourite thing about the job is the relationships that I make with the children and their families. In my spare time I love to travel and Meet Emilia – Nursery Apprentice

Hello, I’m Sadie and I’m the Area Manager for the North. I have worked in Early Years for over 30 years, and have held roles such as Nursery Manager, Childrens Centre Manager, Early Years inspector, Childcare development officer & Area Manager. I have a real passion for Early Years to ensure all children get the Meet Sadie – Area Manager (North)

Hi, I’m Kelly. I have worked in childcare for 17 years, and I am a level 3 qualified practitioner. I love to help children learn grow and develop, my favourite thing to do with the children is messy activities In my spare time I love watching football and socialising with friends.

Hi my name is Jan. I am the cook at Minibugs and I have been cooking for children for the last 13 years. I enjoy working alongside parents to make sure all the children eat a healthy diet and all their dietary requirements are met. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with family Meet Jan – Nursery Cook

Hi, My name is Jane. I have my NVQ level 3 in childcare and have worked with children for the last 20 years. I am a mummy myself so I know how important it is to keep the little ones happy and active. In my spare time I like to socialise with friends and watch Meet Jane – Nursery Practitioner

Hi! I’m Stacy. I have been in child care for the last 10 years. When I had my daughter 12 years ago I decided to have a career change and childcare is something I have always wanted to do. I love getting messy and baking lots of delicious treats with the children. In my spare Meet Stacy – Nursery Manager

‘Hello my name is Angela, and I am NVQ level 3 qualified in Childcare and Education and I have worked in the Early Years sector for 28 years. My favourite activity to do with the children is messy play and I love being creative. My hobbies include drawing, painting and walking my dog.’