Meet the team...
The team at Chalkhouse Childcare Services is what makes our setting so special. Each and every member of staff is highly valued and a very important member of the team. We take pride in maintaining continuing professional development and ensuring the children feel at home in our care.
Lucy is the Manager and owner of Chalkhouse. She has nearly 20 years' experience of working with children. Lucy is a qualified Paediatric Nurse and has three children of her own. Lucy loves all elements of caring for children; she feels she is very lucky to be part of children growing up and loves finding new ways to help them develop and grow.
Sarah is our Deputy Manager. She works full time across all our rooms ensuring the children are receiving outstanding care. Sarah is also our Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator. Sarah loves watching our children grow from babies into independent learners ready for their ‘Big School’ journey.
Sommer is our Deputy Assistant Manager. She is a Level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse and a Designated Lead for Safeguarding. Sommer loves sensory play and painting with the children.
Courtney is qualifying as a Level 3 Nursery Nurse.
She works in our baby room. Courtney loves doing messy and sensory play with our pre-school children.
Laura is a Level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse. She works in our pre-school room. Laura's favourite activity to do with the kids is water play.
Leah is a Level 2 qualified Nursery Nurse. She works in our toddler room. Leah loves spending quality time with the children and reading them stories.
Charlie is a Level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse and our Nursery Chef. She works in the baby room. Charlie loves singing and baking with the babies.
Anne is a Nursery Assistant in our baby room. She has two grown-up sons so just loves interacting and playing with the smallest members of Chalkhouse. Anne is very popular with our babies and helps them to feel at home.
Claire is a Level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse with over ten years' experience with children. She works in our baby room. Claire loves getting messy, sensory play and singing with the youngest members of Chalkhouse.
Roo is a qualified Level 4 Nursery Nurse with over 10 years' experience. She works in our baby room. Roo loves spending one to one time with the babies to help them develop in their early years.
Megan is a Nursery Assistant who works in all of our rooms. She loves imaginative play and reading stories to the children.
Ellie is a qualified Level 2 Nursery Nurse. She works in our pre-school room. Ellie loves dancing and painting with the children.
Francesca is qualifying as a Level 3 Nursery Nurse at the end of 2022. She works in our pre-school room. Francesca loves arts and crafts and creating fun and imaginative activities outside.
Jaimee is qualifying as a Level 2 Nursery Nurse in September 2022. She works in our toddler room. Jaimee loves music time and singing songs with the children.
Sophie is a qualified Nursery Nurse with a foundation degree in Childhood Youth & Education and a qualified phonics teacher. She works in our pre-school room. Sophie loves finding exciting ways to teach our children phonics.
Betty is the newest member of our team; she will be commencing training in September. She works in our baby room. Betty loves cuddling the babies and reading them stories.
Claire J is a qualified Nursery Nurse with over 10 years' experience. She works in our toddler room. Claire J is a Forest School leader who loves planning activities for our Forest School Fridays.