Perry Axton-Harris – Room Manager – Kittens
My Qualifications: NVQ Level 3, Forest School Leader, Paediatric First Aid
Perry started at Teepee Day Nursery in 2011 as a student. Perry has always enjoyed being with and working with children, as she has younger brother and sisters. Since joining the nursery she has passed her NVQ Level 3 and has been a Room Manager in all of the rooms. She enjoy working with children of all ages.
Francesca Hadley – Early Years Practitioner – Kittens
My Qualifications: NVQ Level 3
Francesca has been working with us since 2018, she previously worked at Bearwood College. She joined us as she wanted to work for a private nursery as it had more of a family feel which is really important for the children.
Tyler-Marie Martin – Early Years Practitioner – Kittens
My Qualifications: NVQ Level 2, Paediatric First Aid
Tyler-Marie joined Teepee Day Nursery in October 2016 as an Apprentice to study for her NVQ Level 2, which she completed in November 2018 and she has worked in all of the rooms in the nursery. In time, Tyler-Marie is looking forward to doing her Level 3.
“I have always enjoyed being around children and enjoy helping them to learn new things.”
Mariana Mesquita – Room Manager – Cats
My qualifications: Degree in Educational Psychology, Early Years Teacher Training, Paediatric First Aid, Emergency First Aider
Mariana joined us in 2018 and has previously worked in childcare for over 5 years with different age groups, she also worked in a Secondary School in Portugal and a Celebral Palsy Rehabilitation Centre. In her spare time she likes spending time with her son, meeting friends, travelling and reading thrillers.
“I have always wanted to work with children as it is the most rewarding job in the world and always brings a smile to my face.”
Emma Seymour – Early Years Practitioner – Cats
My qualifications: NVQ Level 3 qualified in Children’s Care, Learning and Development
Emma has 10 years’ experience within Early Years. She is passionate about working with young children and their families.
‘I enjoy the outdoors, walking and socialising with friends and family. I also do some voluntary work for my local church. Having had a break from Early Years to work in an office, I realised that my heart is in childcare so I applied to Teepee Day Nursery as it is a small, friendly and local nursery.’
Julia Rose – Nursery Administrator
Julia joined the nursery in 2018 having previously worked in the education sector for over 18 years.
In her spare time she likes visiting National Trust garden and houses and spending time with her family.
Patsy Cantlon – Nursery Administrator
Patsy started working for us in 2018 having previously worked in another Nursery School. She has gained a lot of experience in finance/accounts in her previous roles.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her 2 children and having family time.
Kristin Bergmann – Early Years Practitioner
Kristin joined us in 2018 and has experience of supporting people diagnosed with autism and challenging behaviour working for the National Autistic Society.
In her spare time she likes spend time with her family, exercising, being outdoors and travelling.
Polina Rangelova – Early Years Practitioner – Cats
Polina joined as in 2018 and had previously gained experience in working for a nursery for 2 years.
Her passion about children made her want to work in a Nursery, this is a direction she would like to develop her skills towards.
Wendy Axton – Room Manager – Bears
My Qualifications: NVQ Level 2 &3, Paediatric First Aid
Wendy joined the nursery as a cleaner as in 2015 and has since go on to do her Level 2 and 3 in Early Years. Wendy is a mother and grandmother and brings a wealth of professional and personal experience to the nursery. We are definitely that small, family run nursery as Wendy is no stranger to the nursery though, as she is Perry’s mum!