We have an exceptionally experienced team of staff who work at Grace Dieu Nursery. Impressively, our nursery team have over 130 years collective experience of working with children!
Andrea – Nursery Manager – has over 20 years experience working with children and 15 years of Nursery management experience, she joined Grace Dieu Nursery in August 2019, having previously worked in a variety of nurseries across the region. She also holds a BTEC National Diploma in Early Years.
Claire E – Deputy Manager – has over 25 years experience of working with children. She is a qualified Nursery Nurse and holds a Management Qualification.
Deanne – Blossoms Room Leader, Level 3 Cache Diploma
Brooke – NVQ Level 3
Charlotte– Acorns Room Leader, has 8 years Nursery experience and has a Foundation Degree in Children and Young people Services and she is a Level 4 Nursery Practitioner.
Adele – NVQ Level 3
Kerry-Ann – Pine Cones Room Leader, she is a Level 3 Nursery Practitioner with 11 years Nursery experience.
Carla – NVQ 2 in Health & Social Care
Sherry – NNEB and Play works trained
Claire U – NNEB & Forest School trained
Penny – NVQ 2 & 3 in Childcare. Speaks Greek.
Rhiannon – NVQ 2 in Childcare
Lauren, Julie, Kirsti, Margaret, Sarah & Linda our Bank staff and lunch time supervisors
Alison – Cygnets Lead, has been NNEB qualified for 27 years. She has been the Lead Nursery Nurse in Cygnets for 14 years, and prior to this was a nursery manager and pre school manager for a group of day nurseries.
Nicky – Cygnets Deputy – has over 30 years experience of working with children. She is a qualified Nursery Nurse (NNEB) and holds HLTA status (teaching assistant).
Rebecca – Cygnets – has 5 years of Nursery experience, Level 3 in childcare and education, a Foundation Degree in young peoples and children’s services and is Level 3 Forest School trained.
Beth – Cygnets, Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care
Julia – Bank staff
The Nursery is a part of the Pre-Prep at Grace Dieu Manor School, which is led by Nicola Dexter, Head of Pre-Prep.