Day Nursery and After-School Club

Hello and Welcome, to the Little Nutkins Website.

Please note the website is still under construction, however you will still find lots of information you will need, thank you for your interest and please feel free to message us for any further information you require.

Our Staff

Sophie Dewer (Owner and Manager)
Hello! My Name is Sophie Dewar. I am Owner and Manager of Little Nutkins. I am NNEB qualified and I graduated from The University of Warwick in 2011 with a Foundation Degree in Early Years.
I hold a open door policy at the nursery, so please call in if you have any questions about the setting.
I am one of the settings designated safeguarding Leads and I oversee the general running of the nursery.
Jemma Gilbert (Officer in Charge and Pre-School Room Supervisor)
My Name is Jemma. I am the nursery officer in charge. I manage the setting and mae sure we work closely together to have a safe, fun and rich learning environment at Little Nutkins.
I am level 3 qualified working towards a leadership and management level 4 qualification.
I am one of the settings designated person for Health and Safety and part of the settings SENCO team. I am the pre school room leader and also holiday club leader. I make sure all the children are ready for school.
Melanie Knight (Baby Room Supervisor)
HEY! My name is Mel. I hold a level 3 qualification in Early Years. I am in charge of the baby room.
I am one of the settings designated enabling environment officers, which means I help look at the continuous provision provided in all of the rooms. I work closely with the management team to create a safe, fun and rich learning environment at Little Nutkins.
I also help with the planning for parties and celebrations and also take the children to and from school.
Samantha Griffin (Early Years Practioner)
Hiya. My name is Sam. I hold a level 2 qualification in Early Years, and a currently working towards my Level 3 Qualification.
I support the whole team to create a safe, fun and rich learning environment at Little Nutkins.
I also help with the observation and planning for the older toddlers to help support the transition to Pre-School.
Kate Easton (Kitchen Help)
My Name is Kate.
I hold a level 2 qualification in Food Hygiene. I prepare the childrens lunches and look after the general running of the kitchen.
I support the whole team to create healthy menu with lots of freshly prepared lunches. See the seasonal menu below.
I also help with the general cleaning of the nursery.