EMMA OWENS – MANAGER
Emma qualified as a Nursery Practitioner in 2001 with a BTEC National Diploma in Childhood Studies. Emma has had various job roles within nursery and has been in a managerial role for several years. Emma has completed an NVQ level 3 in Leadership and Management and was promoted to Manager in 2014. Emma overseas staff training and development within the nursery and deals with the day to day running of the business. Emma works closely with her deputy Hannah Kershaw, to ensure we have a safe and nurturing environment to cater for all of the children’s individual needs. Emma has children of her own, who have also attended the nursery.
HANNAH KERSHAW – DEPUTY MANAGER/EYP
Hannah joined the nursery in 2005 as a Nursery Practitioner and went on to further her qualification in 2012 and now holds a Foundation Degree and Early Years Professional Status. Hannah has a wealth of knowledge regarding children’s development and works closely with all the staff in the Nursery. Hannah ensures curriculum based play is offered to all of the children in the setting and ensures children’s progress is monitored and tracked. This tracking enables us to assess children’s development and give extra support to staff and children if needed.