Meet the Nursery Team

Deb

Deb

Nursery Director

Hello, my name is Deb and I am one of the Nursery Directors

Corrine

Corrine

Nursery Director

Hello, my name is Corrine and I am one of the Nursery Directors

Hannah

Hannah

Nursery Manager

Hi, my name is Hannah. I am one of the Nursery Managers and have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since it opened in January 2014. I have a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management and a Level 3 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development. I enjoy working with children as you get to see their development first-hand as they grow and flourish under your care. In my spare time I enjoy spending it with family and friends and going on walks with my dog.

Tammy

Tammy

Nursery and Holiday Club Manager

Hi, my name is Tammy. I am the Nursery and Holiday Club Manager and I have been working at Church Street Day Nursery for 7 years. Working with children is such a rewarding job as you get to see the children grow and develop into their individual characters. Every day is different and you learn so much from each other and from the little superstars we work with. In my spare time I love baking and cooking, trying out new and exciting recipes.

Gemma

Gemma

Nursery Assistant Manage

Hi, my name is Gemma. I am the Nursery Assistant Manager and have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since April 2014. I have a Level 4 in Childcare. I enjoy working with children as I get to see them grow from tiny babies to confidant pre-schoolers ready to tackle school transitions. In my spare time I enjoy spending quality time with my own children and family.

Kerry

Kerry

Room-based Supervisor

Hi, my name is Kerry. I am a room-based Supervisor within the Nursery. I have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since January 2014 and I have achieved a BA 2:1 hons in Historical Studies as well as a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Young Peoples Services. I enjoy working with children as you get to witness so many smiles and wow moments. To see a child accomplish something that they once found difficult is so rewarding and to know that you have had a part to play in that is amazing. In my spare time I love listening to music, reading and spending time with my family.

Chantelle

Chantelle

Nursery Cook

Hi, my name is Chantelle. I am the Nursery Cook and have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since 2014. I have a Level 3 in Childcare and Level 2 in Food Hygiene. I cater to every child’s individual dietary needs. I enjoy trying out my won recipes to find new ideas for the children. In my spare time I enjoy spending time at home and outside with my family.

Shannon

Shannon

Special Educational Need’s Co-Ordinator

Hello, my name is Shannon. I am the Special Educational Need’s Co-Ordinator and I have been at Church Street Day Nursery since 2017. I have a BA Honours Degree in Childhood Studies and a Level 3 in Special Educational Needs. I enjoy my job because I know my work is making a positive impact and helping each individual child grow, gain skills and work towards independence. In my spare time I enjoy photography.

Louise / Lou

Louise / Lou

Baby and toddler rooms

Hello, my name is Louise / Lou. I’ve been working in nurseries since I was 18 and have over 25 years’ experience within baby and toddler rooms. I studied at college for my NNEB and also have a NVQ Level 4 Qualification in Childcare. I have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since March 2014. I love working with babies because you get to have lots of cuddles/bonding time and you get to witness lots of ‘firsts’ developmental wise e.g. sitting up, first words etc. In my spare time I like to spend it with my son. We love to play switch and go on days out. We especially love to go on holiday and when we can we go to Disney.

Mikaela

Mikaela

Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name in Mikaela. I am a Nursery Practitioner and I work in the Dumbo room with our 0-2 year olds. I have a Level 4 in Childcare and have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since 2015. I enjoy working with children as every day is different and rewarding. In my spare time I enjoy running and spending time with my family.

Hayley

Hayley

Nursery Practitioner

Hi, my names Hayley. I am a Nursery Practitioner and I work in the Dumbo room with our 0-2 year olds. I have a Level 3 in Childcare and have been working at Church Street Day Nursery since 2016. I really enjoy singing with the children and getting involved with the actions, I like working with children to see how much they grow in confidence and development. In my spare time I like to watch movies and spend time with my family.

Sophie

Sophie

Nursery Practitioner

Hello my name is Sophie and I work in the Dumbo room with our babies. I’ve got a year experience in the Pinocchio toddlers room when I first started in 2019, now I have joined the baby team in 2021 and I really enjoy working with this age group. I have a level 2 in childcare looking to work towards achieving my level 3. I enjoy working in Dumbo because the teamwork and atmosphere in the baby room is truly amazing and so are the children. I’ve always wanted to peruse a childcare career since I was younger as I have done my year 10 experience in a nursery setting too. In my spare time I enjoy spending it with my 2 year old cousin and going shopping with my nan and overall spending time with friends and family.

Megan

Megan

Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name is Megan and I work in the Nemo room with our 2-3 year olds. I have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since September 2017. I have a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare. I enjoy working with children because I find it rewarding watching them grow and develop their own individual personalities. During my free time I like to go shopping, go for walks and see my friends.

Amanda

Amanda

Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name is Amanda. I am a Nursery Practitioner and I work in the Nemo room with our 2-3 year olds. I have a level 4 in Early Years Advanced Practitioner and a Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Care, Learning and Development. I have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since February 2018. I love childcare because we give a valuable start to children’s educational journey. In my spare time I enjoy running.

Sarah

Sarah

Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name is Sarah. I am a Level 3 Nursery Practitioner and have worked at Church Street Day Nursery since November 2020. I enjoy broadening children’s learning experiences. In my spare time I like to spend time with my family and friends.

Charlotte

Charlotte

Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name is Charlotte. I am a Nursery Practitioner working in the Pinocchio room with our 2-3 year olds. I have worked at Church Street Day Nursery for 2 years and I am currently working towards my Level 3 Diploma in Childcare. I love looking after children and watching them grow and develop as they find their own little personalities. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my children and family.

Lucy

Lucy

Nursery Practitioner

Hi, my name is Lucy. I am a Nursery Practitioner in the Pinocchio room with our 2-3 year olds. I started Church Street Day Nursery on placement in 2016 and I was then taken on as a qualified Level 3 Early Years Educator. I am very passionate about working with children as I am able to help them thrive and grow into their own little characters ready for school. In my spare time I also have children of my own therefore I love to spend my time with them making lots of memories to look back on.

Courtney

Courtney

Nursery Practitioner

Hi, my name is Courtney. I am a Nursery Practitioner working in the Lion King room with 3-4 year olds. I have been working at Church Street Day Nursery for 4 years and hold a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare. I enjoy working with children because every day is so different and watching them grow and achieve their goals is so rewarding. In my spare time I enjoy watching football and doing make-up.

Caroline

Caroline

Nursery Practitioner

Hello, my name is Caroline. I started working at Church Street Day Nursery in 2018 within the baby room while gaining my Level 3 Diploma in childcare. When I returned from my maternity leave I began working in the Lion King room with our 3-4 year olds. I have wanted to work with children from a very young age as it is something I really enjoy. I have loved working within the different age groups as I get to see how each child develops. I have loved watching babies grown into the little characters they become, watching their development step by step. In my spare time I am a mum of 2 girls so I love lots of family time. I also enjoy bingo and raffles.

Mandy

Mandy

Nursery Practitioner

Hi, my name is Mandy. I am a Nursery Practitioner and currently work in the Mickey Mouse room with our 3-5 year olds. I started working at Church Street Day Nursery in April 2018. I have a level 3 Diploma in children’s and young people’s workforce. I love to educate children to get them school ready, watching them grow and develop to move onto the next chapter of their adventure.

Beth

Beth

Nursery Practitioner

Hi, my name is Beth. I am a Nursery Practitioner currently working in the Mickey Mouse room with our 3-5 year olds and our Holiday Club. I joined Church Street Day Nursery in January 2017. I have my NVQ Level 4 in Early Years and a Diploma in Play Work. I enjoy working with children because every day is something new and it makes me happy knowing I helped the children on their learning for the next adventure to school. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family, going on walks and camping trips.

Cara

Cara

Nursery Practitioner

Hi, my name is Cara. I work with the toddlers in the Pinocchio room as a Nursery Practitioner. I joined Church Street Day Nursery in September 2016. I have a Level 4 in Childcare and Education. I enjoy working with children because every day is different and I love helping the children develop and grow into little super stars. In my spare time I enjoy going on long, adventurous walks with my dog, exploring new and different scenery.