Demi Punter – Early Years Practitioner – Cats
Demi joined us in March 2019 having previously worked as a Children’s Entertainer in Great Yarmouth. She wants to help children to reach their potential and to witness their development as part of their happiness at the Nursery, she also wants to make the children feel happy and proud of themselves within an educational and fun environment.
In her spare time she enjoys outdoor activities as walking and cycling and keeps fit and active by going to the gym and playing football, also enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Amber Palmer – Apprentice – Kittens
My qualifications: BTEC Level 2
Amber joined the Nursery in February 2019 having completed her Level 2 qualification at College in Somerset. She loves working with children and has always wanted to progress to working in childcare in a Nursery.
Caitlin Odell – Early Years Practitioner – Kittens
My qualifications: Paediatric First Aider
Caitlin joined us in March 2019 having previously worked in a Primary School as a Teaching Assistant. She is currently studying for her Foundation Degree so she can help children learn and grow. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.
Perry Axton-Harris – Room Manager – Cats
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.
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 – Kittens
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.’