All staff take training in Positive Interaction in the Early Years, Paediatric First Aid and Food Hygiene Level 2.
Mona has been the manager of The Learning Tree Childcare since its start in 2008. Her vision for the nursery is to offer new opportunities which help children’s physical and language development. To support children being confident, to have high self-esteem, through effective communication. She qualified from Kingston University as an Early Years Professional, is the SENCO, Safeguarding Officer and Forest School Leader for the nursery.
Alma gained her Childcare Level 2 qualification in 2015 and has now achieved her Childcare Level 3 in 2020. Alma works in the Baby Room and has been with us since November 2015. She has gained experience in all of the rooms at The Learning Tree Childcare.
Roxana joined The Learning Tree Childcare in September 2016. She is Level 3 qualified in Childcare and has a Psychology Degree. Roxana is a Practitioner in our Baby Room and has experience working across all three rooms supporting children of all ages.
Prapti joined us in February 2019. As well as having a degree in Computer Science, Prapti has a Level 1 and 2 in Support Teaching and Learning and is currently working towards her level 3 qualification. She is currently working in Baby Room and with our 3 and 4 year olds.
Jasmeen joined us in October 2019, working in the Bumblebee Room with our two year olds. She has completed a BSc in Psychology and is currently studying for her Level 3 in Childcare. Over the last two years Jasmeen has gained experience working in various early years settings.
Jade is the Deputy Manager and has been with The Learning Tree Childcare since 2012. Jade has achieved a BA Honours in Early Childhood Studies and is Level 6 qualified. Jade is also a qualified Forest School Leader as well as the Safeguarding & Child Protection Lead.
Caroline has been the Administrator and First Aider for The Learning Tree Childcare since September 2014. Before starting a family in 2008, Caroline’s background was in Sales Support Management for Hertz Car Rental and Telecoms Management. Caroline has an English Literature & Sociology Degree and qualified Home-Start family volunteer. Usually to be found in the office but always happy to talk to parents and children.
Storm is the Preschool Room Leader (3-4 year olds) and has been with us since January 2016. She is currently studying to complete her BA Honours in Early Childhood Studies. Storm is the designated lead on Physical Literacy and has devised a PL programme for the Summer. This programme will be offered, for free, and is available for all children aged 4 and under who live in the area.
Lucy joined the team in August 2019 and works in the Bumblebee Room with our two year olds. Lucy as a Level 3 in Childcare and a BSc in Psychology.
``Teaching is inspirational``
``Behaviour is exemplary``
``Excellent teaching and leadership``
``Exceptional confidence, high self esteem ready for learning at school``