Meet the Team
Laura has worked in childcare for 20 years and her working history has included nursery work, working as a nanny and also within early years settings. Laura enjoys the variety in her role and that every day is totally different. Laura has three children and enjoys walking her dogs.
Abby (Deputy Manager & SENco)
Abby joined The Kindergarten in the summer term of 2014. She has since qualified as level 3 in teaching and learning and has now taken on the role of Deputy Manager and SENCO. Abby has two children, a crazy dog and likes relaxing in her hot tub and looking at the stars!
Raija has worked at The Kindergarten since November 2009. She came to work in childcare through childminding when my three daughters were primary-school and pre-school age and followed this with a NVQ level 3 in children’s care, development and learning. Raija has a Makaton qualification and makes amazing play dough every week, which the children absolutely love! Raija has three grown up children.
Emma B (Playworker)
Emma has worked at The Kindergarten since 2014. She is level 3 qualified and completed the 'Early Years Diploma' in June 2017. Emma is currently completing her Forest School training. She has four children and likes going for very long walks. Emma enjoys painting and creating new resources for the children at Kindergarten to use.
Emma H (Playworker)