Meet the Meadoway Team!
Sue and Andrew – Proprietors –
Sue and Andrew opened Puddleducks @ Meadoway in September 2018. After the success of their other two nurseries, Meadoway was born! Sue has over 27 yrs experience in the early years and strives to better her practice at every opportunity. Andrew has many years of managerial experience and is looking forward to his new adventure.
Auntie Leanne – Nursery Manager
Auntie Leanne first joined the puddleducks team in 1996, she has been able to watch the nurseries grow and strive over the years. She has a childcare level 3 qualification with level 3 in leadership and management. Auntie Leanne supports the staff team in being able to deliver the best childcare we can and create a safe, homely environment for your children.
She is available to answer any questions you may have or discuss any questions or queries regarding your child’s development.
Auntie Rachael – Deputy Manager
Auntie Rachael holds a B Tec National Diploma level 3 in Childcare, she has many years experience in working in the early years and has also gained managerial experience which she brings to our team. She is a full time nursery practitioner, providing the best possible care for your baby. Auntie Rachael is head of our baby room (jelly babies), she has a calming bubbly personality which shines through to our babies. She has good relationships with all children and parent’s in her care whilst providing an exciting and stimulating environment for your baby to grow and learn.
Auntie Natalie – Senior Practitioner
Auntie Natalie holds a B Tec National diploma level 3 in childcare and has also gained her SEN advanced diploma, she works alongside our children, giving a little extra support to the children where needed. She also provides SEN support to our sister nurseries, offering advice and support where needed. Auntie Natalie has previously gained a wealth of experience in all age ranges of children from 0-4yrs. Auntie Natalie is head of the pre-school room (Jelly beans) where she has created an environment where the children can explore, be creative and bring their own ideas to life, she takes pride in providing the best possible care and learning for our children.
Auntie Liz – Senior Practitioner
Aunty Liz has gained her NVQ level 3 qualification in childcare, she is a full time nursery practitioner within the setting and also a dab hand at baking! She has been working in the childcare sector for may years and has also gained a wealth of experience working with children 0-4 years. At Puddleducks@ Meadoway, Auntie Liz is head of the toddler room (Jelly tots), she provides a exciting, stimulating room for your toddler where they are able to learn and develop through play.
Auntie Kiera – Apprentice Practitioner
Auntie Kiera is currently completing her level 2 in childcare with us. She has lots of wonderful ideas to engage the children at Meadoway. This is Auntie Kiera’s first nursery that she has worked in and she is enjoying her time with us and learning lots.
Auntie Katie – Nursery Practitioner
Auntie Katie is working between all three settings at the moment. She has a level 3 in childcare and is really enjoying working with all the different children at Puddleducks. Katie has lots of ideas to engage the children in their different interests and topics of learning.