West Bridgford

At Hollies Day Nurseries we have a unique 'Support Team' to mentor, support and guide our team in all aspects of childcare and development.

Lizzy 2Lizzy Barlow: Nursery Group Leader & Forest School Coordinator

Lizzy has been with Hollies Day Nurseries since 2005 and is our Nursery Group Leader & Forest School Coordinator. Lizzy works across all sites   to embed our philosophy of 'bringing outdoor learning to life'. Lizzy is  our Group SENDCO (Special Educational Need & Disabilities Coordinator) and Group Designated Safeguarding Officer.

Qualifications:

Foundation Degree in Children's and Young People's Service's, NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development, Forest School Practitioner Level 3, Paediatric First Aid, Out Door First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Advance Safeguarding 'Train the Trainer'.

Myles2Myles Pike - Nursery Group Accounts Manager

Myles joined Hollies in February 2015. 

Qualifications:

AAT Level 2, NVQ IT Level 3, Customer Service Level 2, currently working towards his AAT Level 3, Myles has 8 years experience in Customer Service.

 

HelenHelen Doherty - Accounts Administrator

Helen joined Hollies in September 2002. 

Qualifications:

AAT Accountancy Level 3, BSC Degree in Computing, over fifteen years experience, Safeguarding & Child Protection.

 

 

Tina ManzoTina Manzo - Nursery Leader 

Tina has worked at West Bridgford since 1995.

Qualifications:

BTEC in Childcare, Learning and Development, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2, Safeguarding and Child Protection.

Tina is also the nursery SENDCO (Special Educational Need & Disabilities Coordinator) and Behaviour Leader, Safegaud Leader

SadiSadi Meakin - Deputy Leader & Pre-school Room Leader

Sadi has been with Hollies Day Nurseries since March 2010.

Qualifications:

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2, Safeguarding, Child Protection and trained in ‘Tiny Talk’ baby signing and has completed several courses around Language Development and is the nursery designated Safeguarding Officer.

 

Sarah ClarkstoneSarah Clarkstone - Joint Toddler Room Leader & Senior Practitioner 

Sarah has worked at West Bridgford since April 2012. 

Qualifications:

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare Learning and Development, Nursery Language Lead, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Safeguarding.

 

Taylor blueTaylor McMurdo - Joint Toddler Room Leader & Senior Practitioner

Taylor joined Hollies Day Nurseries in November 2015.

Qualifications: 

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare Learning and Development. Working towards Forerst School Leader

Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Safeguarding and Child Protection.

 

Nicole FosterNicole Foster - Baby Room Leader & Senior Practitioner 

Nicole has worked at West Bridgford since 2008.

Qualifications: 

NVQ Level 3, Working towards NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development

 

 

Humma SethiHuma Sethi - Senior Practitioner

Huma has worked at West Bridgford since 2015.

Qualifications:

Degree in Education Studies, Basic Child Prtection, Safeguarding & Child Protection. Food Hygiene Level 2, Paediatric First Aid.

 

Charlotte ThomasCharlotte Thomas - Qualified Practitioner

Charlotte has worked at West Bridgford since 2016.

Qualifications:

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development. Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Safeguarding and Child Protection.

 

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Amy Wilkinson - Senior Practitioner 

Amy joined Hollies Day Nurseries in July 2014.

Qualifications:

Health and Social Care Level 2 and 3 - distinction, NVQ Level 3 in Childcare Learning and Development, Safeguarding & Child, Working towards Forerst School Leader, Paediatric First Aid Protection.

 

michelle Robinson

Michelle Robinson - Senior Practitioner 

Michelle has worked at West Bridgford since 1997.

Qualifications: 

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Safeguarding and Child Protection.

 

Amy WardelAmy Warden - Senior Practitioner 

Amy has worked at West Bridgford in 2007.

Qualifications: 

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Safeguarding and Child Protection.

 

 

Donna Muggridge

Donna Muggridge - Senior Practitioner (on Maternity leave)

Donna has worked at West Bridgford since May 2003 

Qualifications: 

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development. Safeguarding & Child Protection, Working towards NVQ Level 3 in child care, Food Hygiene Level 2, Paediatric First Aid.

 

Nicole TopleyNicole Topley - Senior Practitioner 

Nicole joined Hollies Day Nurseries in November 2018

Qualifications: 

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene Level 2 and Safeguarding and Child Protection.

 

 

Demi LeaDemi-Lea Watterson - Apprentice

Demi-Lea joined Hollies Day Nurseries in Febuary 2018

Qualifications:

Working towards NVQ Level 2 in Childcare Learning and Development, Safeguarding & Child Protection.Food Hygiene Level 2.

 

 

alex taylorAlex Taylor - Apprentice

Alex joined Hollies Day Nurseries in Febuary 2018

Qualifications:

Working towards NVQ Level 2 in Childcare Learning and Development, Safeguarding & Child Protection and British Values.Food Hygiene Level 2.

 

 

Sophie widdowsonSophie Widdowson - Apprentice

Sophie joined Hollies Day Nurseries in Febuary 2018

Qualifications:

Working towards NVQ Level 2 in Childcare Learning and Development, Safeguarding & Child Protection and British Values.Food Hygiene Level 2.

 

SharonSharon Keen - Nursery Chef

Sharon joined Hollies in February 2018

Qualifications:

Food Hygiene Level 2 and Health and Safety. 

 

Claire SandersonClaire Sanderson - Nursery Housekeeping Supervisor

Claire has worked at Hollies Day Nurseries since March 2018.

Qualifications:

Claire has a vast experience in the cleaning industry and has completed many courses including COSSH and Health and Safety, Safeguarding & Child Protection.

 

 - Nursery Housekeeping

 has worked at Hollies Day Nurseries since August 2018.

Qualifications:

COSSH and Health and Safety, Safeguarding & Child Protection.

 

CliffClifford Bannister - Maintenance

Cliff Joined Hollies in December 2017 and is responsible for the maintenance of all four nurseries.