Department: Wincobank

Hi, i’m Darby. My journey in early childhood education began in 2015 when I completed my Level 3 in Childcare and Education at Bradford College. This experience ignited my passion for providing exceptional education to young children, driving me to pursue a Level 6 degree in Early Childhood Studies at Derby University. Over the years, Meet Darby – Pre-School Room Leader

Hi I’m Luke and the Baby Room Leader at our Wincobank nursery, I enjoy working with the babies and watching them development.

Hello, my name is Sophie. I have worked in early years for 10 years and I have a real passion for watching children develop and thrive. I love creating a range of activities and experiences for children to explore. In my previous role I was a 2-year-old room leader and I really enjoy this age. Meet Sophie – Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name is Danielle. I am level 3 qualified and currently work in the 2’s room as room leader. I started working at Minibugs in September 2023. I am passionate about working with children and providing an enriched environment to support the needs and development of all children. In my previous role I was Meet Danielle – 2’s Room Leader

Hello, my name is Lucy and I am a level 6 qualified primary teacher, who graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in June 2023. I have taught all ages during my degree, but I particularly enjoyed my time in the school nursery which has led to my decision to work within the early years sector. My Meet Lucy – Nursery Practitioner

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 my name is Codie and I am an apprentice here at Minibugs Nurseries. I enjoy working with children and helping them develop more and more everyday. I love being involved with what the children are doing and watching the children expand their imagination when reading books. I am excited to carry on my apprenticeship Meet Codie – Nursery Apprentice

Hi my name is Mia. I have worked at Minibugs since August 2022, and I am currently completing my level 3 childcare qualification. I have a real passion for all our children’s development. I love creating one on one bonds with each of the children and their families and watching them grow and develop into Meet Mia – Nursery Apprentice

Hello my name is Katie. I hold an NVQ level 3 in childcare and education. I have been very lucky in my career to have looked after and cared for children for over 20 years. My favourite thing about working with children is seeing the excitement on their faces when they have enjoyed an activity Meet Katie – Third in Charge