Meet The Team

Our established staff team are qualified and experienced in all areas including special educational needs. Many have children of their own and are committed to providing high quality childcare and education.

NURSERY DIRECTORS Julie Longbottom BA (Hons) Early Years Management N.N.E.B. C.P.Q.S. A1/A2 assessor award SENCo
Alan Longbottom
Nursery Manager Jane Edmondson N.N.E.B. Senco Level 4, Safeguarding Lead
Early Years Manager Angela Woodward N.N.E.B. N.V.Q. Level 3 Certificate in Management Safeguarding Lead
Admin Manager Joanne Raven CIEH Level 3
Nursery Practitioners Kelly Bainbridge N.V.Q. Level 3 BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies
Katie Beard N.V.Q. Level 3 BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies
Chelsea Gardiner N.V.Q. Level 3
Katie Goose Trainee, working towards N.V.Q. Level 3
Natalie Jones BA (Hons) Early Years Education
Charlotte Kennaird Trainee, working towards N.V.Q. Level 3
Marie Lynham N.V.Q. Level 3
Shannon O'Malley N.V.Q. Level 2
Molly Platt N.V.Q. Level 3
Julie Smith N.V.Q. Level 4
Lorraine Tebay CACHE Diploma Level 3, Childcare and Education
Moira Warby N.V.Q. Level 3
Sophie Williams N.V.Q. Level 3
Ewa Wisniewska BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies
Nursery Learning Support Assistant Lucy Carroll QTS
June Hampson
Nursery Assistant / Sports Coach Leeanne Longbottom
Accounts Assistant Fiona Tidey
Housekeeper Susan Botham
Nursery Cook Colette CIEH Level 2

In addition, we are a training centre for local colleges, there are often trainee nursery practitioners working here on practical placement.