Our Staff

Our team of practitioners have a wealth of experience and knowledge, we work as an incredible team, sharing our practice to engage the children with their next steps for learning.  We have a Key person available for each child and their families, and they work as part of a key group, sharing any relevant information to better support the children and ensure consistency. All of our staff are DBS Checked and first aid trained.
Please click each person to find out more about them.
Natasha Smith
Natasha Smith

Nursery Owner- A qualified Nursery Practitioner since 1994.  Managing various sized settings for 24+ years, Completing many qualifications including a degree in Early Years before moving on to become an Early Years Improvement Officer for the Local Authority.  Moving back into managing her own setting, also a mum to 3 children. Qualifications and training include: FDa Early Years Education,NVQ's 2 & 3 in Early Years, NVQ 2 in Customer service, First aid, Safeguarding, Prevent, Makaton and more

Alison Herrod
Alison Herrod

Nursery Manager - A qualified Nursery Manager with 26+ years Early Years experience.  Alison is also mum to 4 children. Qualifications and training include: Cache level 3 in Preschool Practice Cache Level 2 in understanding Autism First aid Makaton level 1 Designated Safeguarding Lead and Prevent duty training

Becky Williams
Becky Williams

Deputy Manager - A qualified Nursery Practitioner since 2018.  Becky is also mum to two boys. Qualifications and training include: NVQ's 2, 3 in Early Years First aid Food hygiene Safer recruitment Designated safeguarding lead and Prevent duty training

Sarah Novis
Sarah Novis

Qualified Nursery Practitioner A qualified Nursery Practitioner since 2001.  Sarah is also mum to 2 boys. Qualifications and training include: NVQ 3 in Early Years First aid Food hygiene Safeguarding  and Prevent duty training

Karla Cozens
Karla Cozens

Qualified Nursery Practitioner A Level 3 Qualified Nursery Practitioner.  Karla is mum to 2 children. Qualifications and training include: First aid Food hygiene Safeguarding  and Prevent duty training

Tyler Seedanee
Tyler Seedanee

Nursery Practitioner A Level 2 qualified Nursery Practitioner. Training for Level 3.  Tyler is also mum to 2 boys. Qualifications and training include: First aid Food Hygiene Safeguarding  and Prevent duty training

Charlee Ransley
Charlee Ransley

Nursery Practitioner A Trainee Nursery Practitioner.  Almost completed level 3 NVQ. ​Qualifications and training include: First aid Food hygiene Safeguarding  and Prevent duty training

Beth Funnell
Beth Funnell

Nursery Apprentice A trainee Nursery Practitioner, Beth is training for her NVQ in Early Years. Qualifications and training include: Safeguarding Prevent duty First aid trained Food hygiene