Tracy Haseldine

NURSERY MANAGER

Date started : 5 JULY 2004

I am excited to introduce new ideas and concepts to enhance the fine quality of childcare we provide. In my spare time, I love to set out on long, countryside walks.

Qualifications

BA Hons Degree in Childhood Studies/SENCO/DSCO

 


Victoria Pickering

DEPUTY MANAGER/E.Y. & BABY PRACTITIONER - BABY BLOSSOMS

Date Started | 28 JUNE 1999

I go to the theatre and I enjoy watching my daughter perform in her dance shows.

Qualifications

N.N.E.B./Baby Practitioner/DSCO


Claire Bainbridge

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BABY BLOSSOMS

Date started | 3 JULY 2001

I enjoy spending time with family and friends, as well as going out for meals. I love to watch Michael Buble perform too. 

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3/SENCO


Sarah Barlow

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - LITTLE ACORNS

Date started : 29 MARCH 2010

I collect vintage items as a hobby, and enjoy browsing Antique Fayres. 

Qualifications

BTEC


Rebecca Edmonson

E.Y. PRACTITIONER/ROOM LEADER - CONKERS

Date started | JUNE 2001

My hobbies include baking, shopping and cinema trips.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Marie Beardmore

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BIG OAKS

Date started : 22 SEPTEMBER 1997

Most of my spare time is spent looking after my young family; taking them to dance classes and football training. I enjoy holidays and dog walking. 

Qualifications

BTEC/Designated Behaviour Person

 


Louise Moss

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BABY BLOSSOMS

Date started : 16 JULY /2007

I started my childcare training at Rock Cottage in 2007. I enjoy spending family time with my baby girl, who comes to nursery here, as well as training for ‘Caveman’. 

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Alison Hitchcock

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BABY BLOSSOMS

Date started | 16 JUNE 2003

My two children attended Rock Cottage as babies and I have enjoyed seeing them grow and thrive here. My favourite hobby is dancing.

Qualifications

N.N.E.B.


Shaida Shazad

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BABY BLOSSOMS

Date started | 3 OCTOBER 2005

My child enjoyed his days at Rock Cottage. I like to spend my free time with my family, especially in times of celebration.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Hayley Owen

PLAY WORKER ASSISTANT - LITTLE ACORNS

Date started : 19 JUNE 2008

Besides spending lots of time with my family and friends, I am a Port Vale supporter and enjoy watching their matches.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 2


Philipa Dix

LITTLE ACORNS

Date started | 6 FEBRUARY 2007

At the weekends, I enjoy dog walks and visiting the Peak District with my children.

Qualifications

N.N.E.B.


Millie Owen

E.Y. ASSISSTANT - LITTLE ACORNS

Date started : 

My name is Millie.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Kirsty Stark

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - Conkers

Date started : 2 MARCH 2011

I began working at Rock Cottage in 1996. Most of my time is spent looking after my son, yet when I find time to myself, I like to relax with a good book.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3

 


Cathy Cimino

E.Y. Assistant - CONKERS

Date started : 26 MAY 2009

My name is Cathy.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 2

 


Gemma Brassington

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - CONKERS

Date started : 11 APRIL 2005

My time outside of work is filled looking after my three-year-old daughter, but I have recently been busy with wedding plans for next July.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Laura Kilgariff

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - CONKERS

Date started : 27 JUNE 2005

Outside of work, I enjoy shopping and eating out at new places. My favourite movie is Avatar. 

Qualifications

BTEC

 


Stephanie Brown

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - CONKERS

Date started :

My name is Steph.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Megan Slater

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - LITTLE OAKS

Date started | 17 AUGUST 2010

I started as a student here in October 2009. I am interested in music and enjoy going to live music venues with friends.

Qualifications

CCE 2


Melissa Salmon

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - LITTLE OAKS

Date started | 14 NOVEMBER 2010

I started work at Rock Cottage in 1998 and left in 2005 to become a mother to triplet boys. I returned to Rock Cottage once the boys started school. When I find time, I love to read. 

Qualifications

BTEC


Kayleigh Downing

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BIG OAKS

Date started : 16 JUNE 2008

I became a student here in September 2007, and continued to work here afterwards. I enjoy weekends away with my family and friends, and am currently making plans for my spring wedding next year.

Qualifications

BTEC/ENCO

 


Lucinda Bryan

E.Y. PRACTITIONER - BIG OAKS

Date started : 

My name is Lucinda

Qualifications

NVQ Level 3


Katie Moston

E.Y. Assistant

Date started : 

My name is Katie.

Qualifications

NVQ Level 2

 


Lucii Woodward

E.Y. PRACTITIONER

Date started | 12 DECEMBER 2015

As I am new to the nursery, I'm currently working with all the different ages. I have 6 years experience. In my spare time, I like to get in the fresh air with family and friends.

Qualifications

CACHE Level 3, Children and Young Peoples Workforce