Leah Walsh is our new apprentice and will be working alongside Katrina in the baby room. Please welcome her to our nursery.
Katrina will continue to work with our babies 0-18 months. Katrina has almost completed her Level 3 qualification (she is currently Level 2 qualified), we will update you when this is complete.
Amy and Chloe will continue to work together with Toddlers. Amy has been promoted to Assistant Room Leader for Babies and Toddlers and will work alongside Lindsey and lead in Lindsey’s absence.
Lindsey will continue to be Room Leader for Babies and Toddlers and support the operations of the nursery and the Manager.
Katie will be working and leading the preschool room (as well as being the Deputy Manager) for the foreseeable supported by Jessica, who is studying for an Early Years Educator qualification.
Emma Blelloch has passed her Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (Early Learning and Childcare) and will continue to be the Nursery Manager and run the operations supported by Katie and Lindsey.
Emma Spencer is no longer working for Orangutans, we wish her well with her future.
We are currently looking at another apprentice role for preschool and a volunteer lunch time assistant. We will update you if we do recruit any more practitioners. However I am sure you will agree we have a really fantastic team and everyone is settled and happy, we hope you are too.
Our paediatric first aid trained staff are:
Emma Blelloch, Katie Cowlishaw, Jessica Fletcher, Katrina Prescott, Amy McDermottroe
Lindsey Greensmith, Holly Courts, Leah Walsh, Chloe Slater and Rosa Emerich will all be first aid trained in the early part of 2016.