The nursery was rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in our most recent inspection in October 2014. (Click to download report)
It is now widely acknowledged that high quality teaching from well qualified nursery staff improves outcomes for children and young people. The Wren’s Nursery staff team are well qualified, experienced and long standing.
Amy Evans, Nursery Manager, has worked in the nursery since 2003. Amy holds Qualified Teacher Status and Early Years Teacher Status in addition to being a qualified Level 3 Forest School Leader. In addition, Amy holds qualifications to support her roles as a Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator, Equalities Co-ordinator, Designated Safeguarding Lead, Paediatric First Aider and Internet Safety.
Deli Travers, Deputy Manager has worked alongside Amy within the Nursery since 2009. Deli holds CACHE Level 3 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Child Care and Education in addition to being trained as a Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator, Equalities Co-ordinator, Paediatric First Aider and Deputy Safeguarding Lead. Deli has also attended many other courses to support her role within the nursery.
Claire Pitcher, Nursery Assistant, has been with our team since 2012 after gaining her CACHE Level 3 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Child Care and Education. Claire has also previously worked with children as a Nanny prior to having her own three children and is also trained in Paediatric First Aid.
Hannah Lawrence has worked with us as a student in the Nursery since 2012. Having qualified as a Level 2 Practitioner in Childcare she is now a full time member of staff. Hannah is also trained in Paediatric First Aid.
Lydia Maher has worked with us since January 2016 and is currently working towards her Level 3 qualification. Lydia is also trained in Paediatric First Aid.
Josie Herbert has been with us since September 2016 and is also currently working towards her Level 3 qualification. Josie has undertaken a course in Paediatric First Aid.
All staff members are dedicated to improving their knowledge, qualifications and practice, regularly attending a wide range of childcare courses.