Lollipops in 2012 embarking on my level 2 qualification joining the nursery team, soon I progressed with training gaining a Level 3 in Early Years.
I gained experience and knowledge of special educational needs and disabilities learning and how
to meet a variety of children’s needs, working in partnership with a variety of professionals and learning how to advise and support individual children and their families.
After several years I was given a new roe - Baby unit deputy and joined the team caring for our under two's.
At first it was a challenge! Now I love working with the babies and have become Lead Practitioner of the baby unit.
passionate about giving our babies a loving, nurturing and safe place to grow. Each of the four rooms have been carefully created to stimulate young minds. We have created a rich, friendly accessible environment that will meet every child's individual needs, from cosy corners for young ones needing a rest between play to vibrant and sensual play areas for our babies on the go.
I believe babies need routine and we are able to follow individual babies routines planning for their needs, nurturing their development and safeguarding their learning helping each individual baby become a competent learner.
Soon I will be completing my SENCO cert 1 training and look forward to taking over the role of nursery SENCO.
began working with children through the guides as a leader. Children have an amazing energy, sense of
adventure and curiosity for the world in which we live. Lollipops gave me the opportunity to become
qualified and valued me enough to help me succeed.
working with children so rewarding.
Being part of the nursery team I have learnt how to support children on
their pathway of learning and achieving.
Recently I have taken on a new role as Baby unit Deputy, I look forward to the new challenges this role will bring, supporting babies achieve their milestones, take their first steps and say their first words.
joined Lollipops I worked as a carer for children with special needs. Since joining Lollipops I have been able to
continue with my love of working with children.
I am now qualified. I enjoy
supporting and meeting the needs of my key children. Working in the baby unit gives me the
opportunity to be part of an amazing team helping children achieve.
Now I have gained my Level 2 in childcare I am embarking on Level 3 and look forward to deepening my knowledge to improve my practice so that I offer the best possible care for your little ones.
Having helped look after my younger siblings I decided I wanted to work with children. I joined Lollipops and began my apprenticeship in early Years. In the short time I have been at Lollipops I have been welcomed into the nursery team. I work with sensitive, nurturing skilful and knowledgeable practitioners who find fun and exciting ways to support children’s learning.
I aspire to become like them as I progress with my training.
Lollipops is a great fun place for children to learn. Every child is truly valued.
Having experience as a Scout leader I decided to join early years and start my apprenticeship Level 2 at Lollipops joining the baby unit team.
Already I am learning so much, not just from the team but the children too!
I enjoy supporting them to achieve and watching them learn a skill for the first time, their whole face lights up with pleasure and pride and being part of that is really rewarding.