Rebecca Lewis, Nursery Manager
Rebecca has been working in Early Years for over 23 years. Rebecca has a Foundation Degree in Early Years and a BA (Hons) degree in Personal Social Learning and Development both gained through Brighton University.
Sara Andrew, Joint owner and Deputy Manager
Sara has over 11 years experience as a secondary school teacher and has achieved her Early Years Teacher Status. Sara works with the 2 to 5’s group. Sara is the nursery’s Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator. She oversees the planning of activities in the nursery and monitors the children’s learning journeys and curriculum, supporting staff in developing the children’s next steps.
Tom Andrew, Joint owner and Business Manager
Tom grew up on the farm which the nursery is located. Tom works mainly in the office and the gardens and also provides cover for staff.
Nathan Bellamy, Nursery Assistant
Nathan has a level 3 NVQ in Early Years Childcare and works with the lambs and foals.
Jane Andrew, Nursery Assistant
Jane works with the 2 to 5’s and has a Certificate of Education and a BA(Hons). Jane is an Early Years Teacher and the Farm Manager.
Kelly Humphrey, Nursery Assistant
Kelly has a Level 3 NVQ in Early Years and works in the baby room with the 0-2’s. Kelly is Makaton trained.
Sophie Oak, Nursery Assistant Sophie
has a Level 3 Diploma in Children’s care and learning and development. Sophie works in the baby room with the 0-2’s.
Nicola Hebron, Nursery Assistant
Nicola has a Level 3 NVQ in Early Years. She is trained in Makaton and is our letters and sounds co-ordinator. Nicola works with the 2-5’s.
Louise Roberts, Nursery Cook.
Louise has a level 2 award in Food Safety in Catering. She creates incredible and inventive meals for the children and staff. She works very hard to keep our setting on a 5 out of 5 with the Food Standards Agency.