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   "I love the toys" - Chloe, 2 years old

Smartys Staff

Smartys team consist of long standing and dedicated members, with some members of staff being with Smartys for more than 10 years.

The Staffing team consists of 15 members, in which all hold level 3 or above in Early Years and Childcare qualifications. 50% or above are first aid trained with all staffing members holding a clear DBS check.

Smartys Team is:

  • Romina WhitelockNursery Manager Level 6/EYPS – June 2012 (Full-Time)
  • Beth Middleton - Deputy Manager - Level 3 - December 2001 (Tues/Wed/Thurs)
  • Rachel OstickThird in Charge / Jelly Tots Room Leader - Level 3 – May 1999 (Full-Time)
  • Kirstie DuguidJelly Babies Room Leader - Level 3 - August 2011 (Full-Time)
  • Gemma Scott - Tiny Tots Room Leader - Level 3 - May 2004 (Tues, Wed & Thurs)
  • Emma Smith - Nursery Nurse - Level 3 - February 1998 (Full-Time)
  • Carly Spicer - Nursery Nurse - Level 3 - February 2014 (Full-Time)
  • Natalie Fisher - Jelly Beans Room Leader - Level 3 - February 2014 (Full-Time)
  • Lisa SipolsNursery Nurse - Level 3 - March 2009 (Full-Time)
  • Kaylee NunnLunch Time Cover / Bank Staff – November 2011
  • Stephanie WatsonNursery Nurse - Level 3 – January 2012 (Full-Time)
  • Laura JenkinsNursery Nurse - Level 3 – August 2015 (Full-Time)
  • Shannon Page - Nursery Assistant - Trainee Level 2, - June 2016
  • Nick Day - Nursery Assistant - Trainee Level 2, - March 2017
  • Amy WalshNursery Cook - FH Level 2 – February 2017 (Full-Time)