Nicola has 25 years experience working in the child care sector. Nicola has managed nurseries for over 5 years. Nicola holds a BA certificate
Our staff are committed to providing the highest standards of professional childcare and education. We follow the “Safer Recruitment through Better Recruitment” as good practice guidance to meet existing legislative and regulatory requirements in relation to the safer recruitment of all our staff members. This document can be viewed on the care inspectorate (The Hub) website www.careinspectorate.com
Little Dreams Nursery is committed to providing training and development for all staff to ensure that they provide high quality experiences and care for all children attending the setting.
All our staff have the opportunity to complete their CCLD 3 and / or CCLD 4 in Early Years Care and Education through our external training provider (Cairn). Staff are required to complete numerous training courses to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding in a wide selection of childcare training. Training course are normally carried out on a yearly basis, but some training can be every 2 years. We will keep parents updated on training attended by staff in our newsletters.
We will also soon be adding staff training records to our website, so you can see the variety of training attended by our staff team.
All staff have CPD (Continued Professional Development) folders for all their training records. Training is provided via online, face to face by management and also external agencies.
Photographs of the nursery staff are situated in the entrance hall and the playroom doors.