We employ people with different educational training backgrounds. They all attend regular further training courses which enable them to bring new ideas and proposals to their daily work - ideas that will also benefit your child!
Gail Bowery - Deputy
Date Employed: November 1994.
Qualifications: Cache Level 4 NVQ in Childcare, Learning and Development, CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Working with Children, Safeguarding Level 1 and 2, CAF Level 1 and 2, Paediatric First Aid, NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity, NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines, NCFE Level 2 in Food and Nutrition, City and Guild in Food Safety and Hygiene, EDI Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Customer Service, NCFE Level 2 in Mental Health Awareness and NCFE Level 2 in Team Leading Knowledge. I have also completed several different workshops such as An Introduction into the Role of the SENCo, Including Children with Additional or Special Educational Needs in the Early Years, Pen Green 'Being 2' Project Training and CAF roll out training.
Rebecca Hall Nursery Practitioner
Date Employed: November 2015
NVQ Level 2 Childcare, learning and Development
Diploma Level 3 Childcare, learning and developmentLevel 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)
Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering
Level 1 and 2 Introduction to Safeguarding & Child Protection
Diane Thorpe - Nursery Practitioner
Date Employed: December 1999
Qualifications: Level 3 NNEB, Food Hygiene
Certificate, Paediatric First Aid, Safeguarding Level 1, CAF Level 1, NCFE Level 2 in Food and Nutrition, City and Guild Level 2 in Food Safety and Hygiene and an NCFE Level 1 in
Personal and Social Development. Also completed Planning for Vulnerable 2 year olds
Linda Trayner - Cook
Date Employed: May 2010
Qualifications: Professional Catering Skills Programme for School Catering Managers, Certificate of Achievement in Food Hygiene for Lancashire County Commercial Services, CAF Level 1, City and Guild Level 2 in Food Safety and Hygiene, Safeguarding Level 1, NCFE Level 2 in Food and Nutrition Paediatric First Aid, and NCFE Level 2 in Mental Health Awareness. NCFE level 2 in Dementia Care.
Jazmyn Wright- Nursery Practitioner - Level 3
Date Employed: October 2016
Maths,English, Science, Personal & Social Education GCSE
Level 3 Btec National Diploma Childrens Play , Learning & Development.
Paediatric First Aid (QCF) - In Process
Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering - In Process
Level 1 Introduction to Safeguarding & Child Protection - In Process
Karen Bell -Nursery Practitioner
Date employed: Sept 2006
NVQ Level 3 in Children's Care, Learning and Development, BTEC Level 1 in Health and Social Care,
Paediatric First Aid,
Safeguarding Level 1
CAF Level 1, NCFE Level 2 in Mental Health Awareness and City and Guild Level 2 in Food Safety and Hygiene.