Meet Our Team

Catherine Coates (Foundation Degree in Early Years/Level 5,  Cert HE (Open), NNEB)

Nursery Director / Manager, Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCo), Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO), Behaviour Management Co-ordinator

Dawn Hutchinson (Cache Level 3, Advance Level  Apprenticeship in Management)

Business Manager, Deputy for Nursery Director / Manager, Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO), Health and Safety Officer

Andrea Woodward (Certificate in Early Years, Level 4)

Senior Early Years Practitioner

Sarah Bashford (BA (Hons) Education, NNEB)

Senior Early Years Practitioner, trainee SENCo

Maria Rose (BA (ED Hons) Music)

Early Years Practitioner, Music Teacher

Rebecca (Becky) Robinson (Level 3 Childcare, Level 2 Food Nutrition and Health)

Nursery Cook and Support staff – Early Years Practitioner

Val Thomas

Nursery Housekeeper


Our commitment to ongoing professional practice:

Childcare and Education is a continually evolving practice. We are committed to ongoing development and improving our provision even further to ensure the highest quality early years care and education of our children. Catherine is passionate about staff development and ensures that staff attend regular trainings in-house and outside of setting, to provide opportunities for continually developing professional practice regarding all aspects of child welfare, learning and development.