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Busy Bees at Hartham Park

Busy Bees at Hartham Park

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  • Pinder Lodge
  • Hartham Park
  • Port Hill
  • Hertfordshire
  • SG14 1QS
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Meet the Team

Joanne Good

Nursery Manager

Hello my name is Joanne and I am the Nursery Manager here at Hartham Park.

I have been working in Child Care for 18 years and have been here since 2003. I have worked in all the rooms within the nursery and worked my way up from nursery nurse to manager in 2013 and have just returned back from maternity leave with my little girl who is thriving in the baby room.

I am qualified with a Diploma in Child Care and Education, Level 3 in Management and Leadership, CAF training, Behaviour management, British Value, safeguarding and Paediatric first aid trained and first at work. I am also the Designated Safeguarding and training mentor person for the nursery.

I truly enjoy my position as nursery manager and have a passionate team who are continually ensuring the best start for your child.

Come and See for yourself and see how happy your child can be.

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Maureen Bailey
Assistant Manager

I have been woking in Nurseries for over 20 years and enjoys working with children. I gained my level 3 NVQ in child care in 2007, I then was promoted to assistant manager working alongside Joanne and Vanessa. I have been trained in First aid at work, behaviour management, safe guarding, food hygiene, epi-pen trained,EYFS 2,EYFS 3. I am also the training mentor for the nursery. I am a very bubbly person and love my job looking after your children. I have 5 children of my own and 3 Grand children
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Trish Head
Financial Administrator

I have worked here for over 8 years, my role is to deal with all the finance and administration with in the nursery. I support the management team and like to get involved with all the extra activities which gives me the opportunity to meet all the parents. I am a proud mother of my 9 year old son who also attend the nursery when he was young which he really enjoyed and loves to come back and visit.
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Vanessa Charalambous
Senior Room Manager

Hi My name is Vanessa and i have been working here for 8 years. I hold my Level 3 in child care and paediatric first aid and first aid for work. I have worked in all the rooms but currently work in the Pre- school academy. I am the Behaviour rep and child care rep for the nursery and have been on lots of different courses. I am a fun and bubbly person and enjoy every minute of my role looking after the children.
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Stacey Jouan
Room Manager

I have been working here at Hartham Park for over 5 years. I am a qualified early years educator and have just completed my Level 2 Team Leading qualification.I have my paediatric first aid and first aid at work certificate.I am the health and Safety co ordinator and SEND rep for the nursery.I have worked in all of the rooms and currently work in the Tigger room as Assistant Room Manager alongside Alicia Silenti and Mel Pike.I am very caring and enjoy every minute working with children.
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Vikki Mason
Early Years Professional

Hi my name is Vikki and i have been working at Busy Bees at Hartham Park for a year now and enjoy every minute watching the children develop. I hold my Level 3 in child care and education and qualified last year. I also have my paediatric first aid. I work in the Eeyore room alongside Maureen and i am very bubbly and creative.
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Wesley Lowry
Early Years Professional

Hi my name is Wesley and i currently work in the baby room alongside Sam. I have been working here at Hartham Park for 4 years i started off as a relief member of staff. I am a level 3 qualified member of staff and hold my paediatric first aid. I am a very bubbly person and enjoy working with children.
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Chloe Wells
Early Years Professional

Hi my name is Chloe and i have my Level 3 in child care and education. I have been working here since November 2015 and really enjoy working here at Hartham Park.I have my Paediatric first aid and currently work upstairs in the Pre school academy alongside Vanessa and Rebecca.I am a very caring person and enjoy my role looking after the children.
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Mel Pike
Early Years Professional

Hi my name is Mel and i have been working here at Hartham Park for 5 years and have worked in all the rooms within the nursery. I have my Level 3 in child care and education and the 2nd SEND for the nursery. I have been on lots of courses and currently work in the Tigger room alongside Stacey and Alicia. I have worked in various child care settings and have 17 years experience as well as having my own son who is now 13 years old. I love my job and enjoy watching the children grow.
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John Whall
Chef

John is our Nursery Chef and has been with us since August. John has lots of experience within the catering industry from hotels to restaurants. John is enjoying cooking delicious meals from our seasonal menus and takes pride in his cooking for which he serves to the children.
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Samantha Amerigo
Early Years Educator

Hi my name is Sam and i work in the piglet room alongside Mel. I have worked in nurseries for over 10 years and have 4 children off my own. I have my Level 3 in child care and hold my pediatric first aid. I am a very bubbly person and enjoy watching the children grow and develop and love working within the baby room.
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Alicia Silenti
Early Years Educator

Hi my name is Alicia and i have been working here at Hartham park since April this year and working towards my level 2 in child care. I have also had experience working at the other nurseries. I currently work in the Tigger room alongside Stacey and Mel. I really enjoy working with children and look forward to meeting you all.
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Devon- Lily Buckland
Early Years Educator

Hi my is Devon and i have been working here since April and i am a relief member of staff. I am currently working towards my level 3 in child care and have first aid at work. I have also been a nanny and worked in social care. I am a bubbly person and enjoy working with children.
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Chloe Storey
Early Years Educator

Hi my name is Chloe and i am the modern apprentice for Hartham Park. I have studied child care level 2 at college and now training with Busy Bees to gain my level 3. I am currently working in the Tigger room alongside Stacey, Mel and Alicia. I really enjoy working in nurseries and watching the children gain confidence through play.
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Leanne Walker
Early Years Educator

Hi my name is Leanne and i'm lunch cover for the nursery.I have been working here at Hartham Park since March this year but returned back after leaving in 2006 to look after my little boy Dylan.I am also a trained beauty therapist and currently working towards my level 3 through Busy Bees. I am a happy and caring person and love working with children.
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Maya Sidhu
Qualified Early Years Educator

Maya joined us in July 2017 and works alongside Maureen in the Eeyore room. Maya finished college in June at Oaklands completing her level 3 in childcare. Maya has First aid and completed her Level 2 in Food hygiene.
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Abigail Fordham
Early Years Educator

Abigail joined us in February 2017 and is part of our relief cover team. Abigail enjoys working within all the rooms and covers staff holidays and lunches. Abigail has completed her First aid and level 2 food hygiene. Abigail has started her Level 3 with Busy Bees training.
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Sarah Milton-Brooks
Early Years Educator

Sarah has been with us since February and is part of our relief team. Sarah works in all the rooms and enjoys the different activities .Sarah has 2 children of her own and in her spare time rides her horse Misty. Sarah has her First aid and food hygiene level 2.
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Cover Staff. Julie Wright and Sam DiRosa
Room Team

Julie and Sam are cover staff, they have both been trained with in the nursery, they work in all the rooms alongside the staff. Julie I am a mother of 3, I have my level 3 in child care, I have my first aid training and I am safeguarding trained. I love working in all the rooms and I know all the children in the nursery. Sam I am a mother of 3, I enjoy working here and love the fact I know all the children and get to work in all the rooms alongside the staff. I have gained my first aid

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