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Busy Bees in Worcester

Call Shelley on 01905 759001

Brindley Road
Warndon
Worcester
WR4 9FB

Opening Times

7.00am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday

Ages Taken

3 Months - 5 years
  • GOOD Ofsted February 2015 - Click here to see our report
  • Online learning journal system in conjunction with ParentZone
  • Busy Babies initiative to enhance your babies senses
  • Cooking with Me for all those creative chefs in the family
  • Wake and Shake daily exercise to give your child a healthy start to the day
  • Exciting new forest adventure garden - explore and learn in the outdoors
  • Bright, welcoming and fully equipped play areas designed specifically for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers
  • CCTV and Secure Access System for your peace of mind
  • Nappies inclusive for under 2’s
  • Each room has their own Base Room Manager who plans and co-ordinates the children’s activities throughout the day
  • Safe and secure outdoor play area
  • Emergency childcare available

 

 

 


Why You Will Love Our Nursery

Busy Bees Day Nursery in Worcester is a purpose built two storey building conveniently situated off Junction 6 (M5) located next to Tesco Express.

The nursery caters for children from 3 months to 5 years and has bright, spacious, age appropriate base rooms as well as baby sensory garden and pre-school woodland forest sensory area.

We have a chef onsite who has been at the nursery since we opened in 1998. Mandy prepares delicious, nutritious meals for the children and can cater for any specific dietary requirement. We were awarded 5 stars in our EHO inspection in February 2016.

 

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Contact Busy Bees in Worcester

Please answer the questions below so we can direct your enquiry to the correct department.

Meet the Team

Shelley Southall

Nursery Manager

Hi, I'm Shelley and I am the Nursery Manager here at Busy Bees in Worcester. I have worked at the nursery since 2001 and have a son who attends the nursery.

I have attended many training courses over the years, with Busy Bees and the Local Authority, these include Safeguarding, Behaviour Management, First Aid at Work and I have my NVQ level 3 qualifications.

I absolutely love my job - every day is different, every child is unique and being part of their growth and development is a real pleasure.

I look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to Busy Bees soon.  

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Kerry Arrow
Assistant Manager

I am the Assistant Manager at Worcester and started with Busy Bees in 2003. I am also the Senior Room Manager in the Baby Room and also the Assistant Senco Officer and Childcare Representative for the nursery. I bring with me a wealth of experience and am keen to attend training courses to enhance my professional practice. I complete staff observations and maintain our nursery continuous provision plan.
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Sue Kelly
Financial Administrator

Ive been at the nursery since 2007. My role involves me supporting and providing administrative support to the nursery manager. My daily job entails managing the financial systems within the nursery setting. I am able to help with any financial queries, voucher enquiries or answer any questions you may have about the Nursery Education Funding (NEF). I am happy to respond in person, via email or by phone. I look forward to seeing you soon and welcoming your child into nursery.
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Sara Holloway
Senior Room Manager

I've been at Busy Bees since 2003. I am the Senior Room Manager of Pre-School. I enjoy my job immensely and love to watch how the children grow and develop in the Pre-School room until they are ready for their transition into reception at school.
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Sophie Constantinou
Room Manager

I'm the Room Manager in Pre-school and have been at the Nursery since 2003. I have worked in all the rooms and have a sound knowledge of the EYFS. I speak Greek and Cypriot and enjoy teaching the children about values and customs. I manage the Pre-school room in partnership with my Senior Room Manager and enjoy planning cooking activities for the children. We have made Olive bread, potato salad, fairy cakes, cookies and lots more and the best bit is....the children get to take them home
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Gabrielle Thomas
Room Manager

I joined Busy Bees in 2014 and lead the Tiny Baby Unit. I have lots of experience in caring for babies and recently gained my 'Working with Babies' certificate which was a course ran by the local council and a requirement for OFSTED. I enjoy doing creative activities with the children and planning activities using varied resources for outdoor learning.
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Emmaus Hartland
Room Manager

I joined the Busy Bees team in August 2014 and am based in the First Steps Room. I have worked in School settings prior to joining the nursery. I enjoy planning varied and creative activities for the children to enjoy. I now currently manage the First Steps Room (Age 1-2) and love being part the Baby Room.
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Carrie Woods
Room Manager

I joined Busy Bees in 2015 and bring with me a wealth of experience. I have worked in various childcare settings. I like planning activities such as cooking and sensory play and enjoy leading my team.
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Sylwia Labuda
Room Manager

I have recently been promoted to Room Manager and cant wait for a new challenge! I come from Poland and started at Busy Bees in 2015. I speak Polish, English and Russian. I am level 6 qualified and graduate from university in Poland. I have worked in a variety educational settings.
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Charlotte Cave
Room Manager

I am the Room Manager in Toddlers. I joined Busy Bees over three years ago as a student and liked it so much I stayed! I enjoy getting messy with the children - gloop, sand art etc. I enjoy spending time with my family and shopping.
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Mandy Taylor
Chef

Mandy (Left) I started at the nursery the first day it opened, so I have seen many positive changes over the years. I oversee the planning of our superb home cooked, freshly prepared meals. I enjoy going into the base rooms with the children and teaching them about healthy food choices and promoting a healthy diet.
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Lisa Arme
Early Years Educator

I have worked for Busy Bees for over seven years but originally worked at Derby Oakwood Nursery. I transferred to the Worcester Nursery in February 2012 where I took up the position of the Room Manager in Babies. I oversee the running of the room in the Senior Room Managers absence. I will sit and chat with you on your child's settle session and help you and your child with their smooth transition into nursery. In my spare time I like going shopping, cooking and going to the cinema.
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Gemma Smith
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2014 and have worked at other nurseries in the past. I work in the Tiny Baby Room and like nothing more than having cuddles on our sofa. I have a genuine committment to my keyperson role and will strive to provide the highest care for your child.
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Emma Ryder
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2014 and hold a Level 5 HND Advance Practice in Working with Families and Children. I have worked in several nurseries but really enjoying the challenge in working in a big pre-school. I plan small group activities for my key children's interests. In my spare time I enjoy being with friends and family and shopping.
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Natalie Cerrone
Early Years Educator

Ive been at the nursery for over five years and both my children have attended the setting. I have worked in all the rooms and at the moment I'm based within the Pre-School Room. Im helping to prepare all my key children for their transition into Reception Class.
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Abbie Passey
Early Years Educator

I joined the nursery in 2013 as an apprentice. I'm currently studying for my Level 3 Qualification in Childcare. I have worked within all the rooms and enjoying my work based learning.
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Aisha Arshad
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2015 and have worked in a number of different settings. I am level 3 qualified and have worked with a wide range of children of different age. I am able to English, Urdu and Punjabi.
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Beth Wright
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2014 and have now completed my level 2 qualification in childcare. I'm now about to begin my level 3 qualification. I love planning messy activities and creating sensory experiences.
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Abi Tandy
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2015 and this is my first job in childcare. I am based in the Baby Room and love each challenge every day brings.
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Kerry Ward
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2015. I have worked in schools and also have two girls of my own who are both school age. I work within the First Steps room and like to plan stimulating activities and like nothing more then a cuddle.
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Raven Kilday
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2016 and have recently graduated from University in Early Childhood Studies. I moved down from Lincoln and new to the Worcester area. I'm looking forward to planning new, fresh ideas for the children in my care.
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Charlotte Loydall
Early Years Educator

I have been at Busy Bees for over four years. I have worked in all the rooms and been a support assistant for a child with additional needs. Currently, I work within Toddlers and love to be outside running about with them.
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Naomi Underhill
Early Years Educator

I joined Busy Bees in 2015 and currently the Level 2 Childcare Apprentice. I am based in Pre-School and enjoy planning exciting activities for the children to explore. In my spare time I enjoy reading, spending time with my family and visiting museums.
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Vicky Smith
Early Years Educator

I work as the SENCO within the setting. I have worked in local schools and youth groups and have worked with children and young people for over ten years. I work within Pre-School Room and experienced in providing one to one support work.
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Helen Heron
Room Team

I've been at the Nursery for over ten years. I assist the SENCO team which means that I will support your child if they are in need of a little 'extra' support or if there is an identified 'additional need'. I have attended several courses including Code of Practice, Planning for children with SEN and the role of the SENCO. I currently work most days in the pre-school room but have experience in working in all the rooms.
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Yvonne Welsby
Room Team

I joined Busy Bees in 2015 and currently work as a Lunchtime Assistant. I prepare the rooms for lunch, serve food to the children and assist with feeding. I have worked in an number of catering outlets and bring a wealth of experience with me.
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Fay Powell
Room Team

I am currently undertaking my level 2 qualification in catering. I enjoy preparing new for the children to try.
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Becky Beard
Room Team

Hi. I joined Busy Bees in 2016. I am currently the Lunch Time Assistant in Pre-School. My role involves me setting up for lunch, serving and cleaning away the food and dishes. I also set up activities for the children after lunch.

Parent Partnership Group

Parent Representatives for Busy Bees in Worcester


Alison Hughes

Hi everyone. My son and I joined Busy Bees in 2015. My son is in the Baby Unit and he loves attending nursery.

Catherine Hodgetts

I have a son at Busy Bees Day Nursery and he is in the Toddler Room. I have just had a baby and now on maternity leave.

Chantal Nyenyezi / Toddlers

My daughter is currently in the Toddler room. She joined the nursery in the babies room and thoroughly enjoys her time at nursery.

Hayley Holman / Pre-School

My son started at the nursery when he was in babies and he is now in the pre-school room, where he will stay until he starts school in September 2016.

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