Meet the Team:
Lisa Ballard- Nursery Manager
Lisa has been with the nursery for 12 years. She holds a “Diploma in Pre-school Practice” qualification in childcare. Lisa deals with all day to day areas of running the nursery and is particularly skilled in messy/muddy/imaginative play. Lisa also has her own child minding business, which she has run for over 10 years.
Liz Phillipps - Nursery Manager
Liz has been with the nursery for 16 years. She holds a “Diploma in Pre-school Practice” qualification in childcare. Liz deals with all monetary matters. She is happy to assist parents with their BCC funding.
Nursery Staff Team
As well as Lisa and Liz we have 6 members on our permanent team; Julie, Chris, Sam, Liza, Nicola and Susan. We also have 4 further staff members who regularly come in to help; Maria, Pamela, Sally and Heather. We are delighted to also have Clare who comes in to play the piano for the children - she also plays the piano at all our concerts. All staff hold a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare or above. We are lucky enough to have 3 qualified teachers on our team. Chris and Liza are our SENCO staff members, so if you have any queries about special needs please ask them. Nicola is our designated safeguarding officer.