Most of those who work at Ashbourne Day Nurseries are mothers themselves and know how to reassure children so they grow up feeling secure and cherished. Here are some of the familiar faces who hold key roles at Oxley Park:
Nicola Gibson (Maternity Cover)
Nicola has been NNEB qualified since 1993 and worked her way up from Nursery nurse to Nursery manager over the years. She has been a nursery manager in nurseries since 2002 and continuously ensures that she keeps herself updated with all areas of childcare and education. She loves working with children and with staff that share the same passion that she has in helping children develop. Nicola is also a mother to a daughter herself.
Cheryl Earey (Currently on Maternity Leave)
Cheryl has 12 years’ experience within childcare. Whilst working full time as a Nursery assistant she studied to complete her NVQ Level 2, 3 and 4 In Childcare Learning and Development. After achieving her NVQ level 3 she became a room leader and ran both the baby room and toddler room. Once she completed her NVQ level 4 she became a Deputy Manager and has now worked her way up to be our Nursery Manager here at Ashbourne. She loves providing the children with opportunities throughout the day, watching them grow and develop into wonderful young people. She also loves building relationships with the children and their parents
Jordan has worked at Ashbourne Day Nurseries since 2015. She has 7 years experience within childcare. Jordan is currently Level 3 qualified and is now working towards her Level 5 qualification. She has always had a passion for working with children and loves to see each individual child learn and grow. Jordan is an outgoing person who loves a good sing and dance with the children along with her favourite type of activity – messy play!