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Gemma Fowler

Nursery Manager

My name is Gemma Fowler (left) and I am the Nursery Manager. I hold my NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and my Level 3 in Leadership & Management. I have worked my way up from Nursery Nurse to Nursery Manager from 2007.

As the Manager of Busy Bees Norwich Thorpe I am committed to providing high quality childcare in a safe stimulating environment.  Myself and my staff team are passionate about working in partnership with parents and providing the best start for your children.

I look forward to welcoming you into our Busy Bees family.

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Lewis
Assistant Manager

My name is Lewis and I am the Assistant Manager of the nursery. I hold my level 3 in Childcare and am the Health and Safety Coordinator of the nursery. I have recently took on the role of the Childcare Representative of the nursery which supports the staff and gives the children the best outcomes whilst in our care. I have worked at the nursery since July 2012. I have my own little girl, Maggie who was born November 2017 who I adore. Maggie also comes to nursery with me.
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Heidi Hawkshaw
Financial Administrator

My name is Heidi and I am the Financial Administrator. I have worked at the nursery since September 2007. I have always been in this line of work since I left school many moons ago. I am married with a daughter and I also have a dog who I enjoy taking for walks whatever the weather
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Amy Hawkins
Chef

Amy- Head Chef.
I have worked in kitchen since December 2015. I have 2 beautiful children and a crazy springer spaniel dog! I have a passion for food and love cooking delicious dishes!

Lynn- Head Chef.
Lynn has worked here since September 2018 and works Tuesday-Friday. Lynn loves looking after her grandchildren and enjoys her holidays. Lynn loves cooking up yummy treats for us all.
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Relief/Lunch Cover Team
Qualified Early Years Educator

Kerry - Bottom Left - EYE (Relief)
Kheira - Top Left - EYE (Relief)
Carole - Bottom Middle - EYE (Relief)
Lisa - Top Middle - QEYE (Lunch Cover)
Abbe - Bottom Left - QEYE (Relief)
Lucy - Top Left - EYE (Relief)
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2-3's Team
Room Team

Lewis- Assistant Manager
Lewis has a Level 3 in Childcare and has worked at the nursery since 2012.
Jade- Assistant Room Manager
Jade has a Level 3 in Childcare and has worked at the nursery since 2015.
Sophia-Qualified Early Years Educator.
Sophia has gained her Level 3 in Childcare and Education. Sophia has worked in the nursery since 2016.
Megan-Qualified Early Years Educator.
Megan has gained her Level 2 in Childcare and is currently working towards her Level 3. Megan joined us 2016.
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Pre-School Team
Room Team

Steph- Room Manager. Steph holds a Bachelor of Education with Honours in Primary Education and has worked at the nursery since December 2015

Lauryn- Qualified Early Years Educator. Lauryn has recently qualified in Level 3 and joined us July 2018.

Abbie- Qualified Early Years Educator. Abbie is level 3 qualified and joined us July 2014.
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Toddlers Team
Room Team

Jolie- Qualified Early Years Educator. Jolie has gained her Level 3 in Childcare through the nursery and has worked here since January 2016

Leah- Qualified Early Years Educator. Leah has recently completed her Level 3. Leah joined us August 2018.
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Babies Team
Room Team

Hannah- Room Manager. Hannah has a Foundation Degree in Early Years. Hannah has worked in the baby room since May 2018.

Jade- Qualified Early Years Educator. Jade has a level 3 qualification in Childcare. Jade has worked in the nursery since March 2015