Meet the Staff

At Little Treasures we pride ourselves in selecting high quality staff that are all individual and have a selection of characteristics that build our team of staff. We have the management structure with teams within each room of the centre. Each team member is dedicated to supporting the children and help them to achieve their full potential.


Centre Manager

Charlee Potter

NNEB qualified in childcare

NVQ Level 5

Charlee has had 20 years post qualified experience in working with children both in this country and abroad. Charlee was Over 3’s coordinator overseeing the preschool rooms until becoming Childcare Deputy in September 2010. In August 2015 Charlee became Centre Manager. Charlee is also our Special Educational Needs Coordinator. 

Charlee returned to work in 2017 after having her first son.



Senior Deputy

Karen Green

NNEB qualified in childcare

NVQ Childcare level 4

Foundation Degree in Early Years

NPQICL (National Professional Qualification in Integrated Centre Leadership)

Karen has had 20 years post qualified experience in working with children in a variety of settings. Karen was the Nursery Officer before becoming Deputy Manager in November 2007, in September 2010 she progressed over to the Children Centre where Karen oversaw the day to day organisation of the Children Centre activities and developing further services to narrow the gap and produce better outcomes for children and their families. Karen returned to work from maternity leave in 2015 after having her second son. Karen supports with the running of the childcare and family services, she is also a facilitator of parenting courses and a qualified Gym instructor. 



Centre Deputy & SENCo

Janet Langdon

PPA Diploma

Janet has had 24 years post qualified experience in working with children in a variety of settings. Janet was Coordinator in the 3-5 year old before progressing to Senior Coordinator and then to Centre Deputy where she supports the day to day running of the nursery and takes the lead in supporting children and families with SEN.  



Senior EYFS Coordinator

Liz Daves  (Currently on maternity leave)

BA Hons Early Years

Liz supports the staff with planning and all aspects of the EYFS including the observation app. Liz is also one of our SENCo's supporting children with additional needs.



Childcare Staff

  

Little Discoverers:-  

Katie  (Coordinator)      Level 3

Heidi (Room leader)       NNEB Diploma 

Katie. S    Level 2

Sarah       Level 3

Damira     Level 2


Little Explorers:-  

Ciara  (Coordinator)        Level 3   

Vicky   (Acting Room leader)     Level 2

Jessica  (Room Leader)   Level 2 (Maternity Leave)

Rochana     Level 3

Ellie      Level 3

Paige    Level 2

Suzanne    Doula & EYFS Teaching Diploma

Beth     Health & Social Care

Laura   Studying Level 3


Little Pioneers:-  

Lisa (Co-ordinator)   Level 5

Judy   (Room leader)    Level 5

Kat   Level 3

Asena   BA Hons Early Years

Jane  Btec Diploma


Little Adventurers:- 

Lisa  (Co-ordinator)   Level 5

Philippa (Room Leader)     NNEB Diploma

Gerry   Level 3

Jess   BA Hons Early Years



SUPPORT STAFF

Chef’s      Karen  & Naz 

Admin/finance Manager    Lorraine 

Church Liaison   Pastor Mike Wright

SENCo  Jane

Acting EYFS Coordinator   Heidi

SEN Adult support    Laura 

SEN Adult Support   Jessica 

Support Staff    Kerry 

Bank Staff  Terri-Ann

Bank Staff  Sharon

Bank Staff  Kayleigh 

Bank Staff   Marian

Bank Staff   Sophie

Bank Staff   Sheree


  

We are committed to ensuring that all our staff have regular training to update their knowledge and gain new skills. Courses are available on a regular basis these courses include:

First Aid Practice * Food Hygiene * Special Educational Needs*

Equally, Inclusion and Diversity * Early Years Foundation Stage *

Asthma, Allergy and Anaphylaxis * Behaviour Management *

Safeguarding * Outside Play * Story Telling and many more