Springwood Park is a privatly owned day care nursery set on the grounds of Park Community school. Springwood Park is a new build setting, divided into two separate buildings. Nursery for children 0-2 years and preschool for children 2-5 years.
Each building has its own garden full of sand pits, climbing equipment, digging areas, messy stations and more catering for the appropriate age group.
Our nursery provides soft play, a sensory room, natural resources and cubby holes where young children can learn and develop in a safe space. Our preschool space gives children an opportunity to learn maths, literature, creative, physical and social development throughout their day with us.
Perie – Preschool and Nursery Manager
Perie hold Level 3 qualification. She loves looking after children and enjoys craft activities and exploring the garden looking for mini beasts. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the Gym and walking her dog.
Rachel – Preschool and Nursery Manager
Beth – Preschool and Nursery Deputy Manager
Beth is Level 3 qualified and is a key person to a group of children.
She has worked with 0-2 year olds for the last 2 years and before she has worked with the 2 year olds for a while. She is interested in music and art and likes to spend her free time painting or attending music gigs.
Rachel – Preschool Room Leader
Rachel is our Preschool Room Leader and she is Level 3 qualified. She has worked for Springwood Park since September 2017. Rachel is a busy mum of four and has guinea pig called Reginald and a cat called Bellatrix names after one if my favourite characters from Harry potter! She also likes doing body combat and aerobics with my friends when she gets a chance.
Michelle (Chell) – Early Years Practitioner
Michelle has been with Springwood since 2019. She is Level 3 qualified in childcare and education and holds a Children’s Nutrition qualification. She has keen interest in children’s healthy eating and likes to put this into practice where she can. Michelle prepares tea menus for our children making sure they are receiving appropriate balanced diet. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her own two children, getting out and about and finding new experiences. At home they like to bake and cook lots of yummy treats.
Anyone who wish to speak with her about their child’s diet and healthy eating is more than welcome to make an appointment with her.
Rachel (Rae) – Early Years Practitioner
Rae has worked with in two different Springwood’s setting for total 4 years. She started working full time in the Springwood Park in toddlers room as she enjoys working with the younger children as they learn so much. Her true passion, however are babies, and she is now very excited to work in baby room and to help all little children to grow and develop in fun and exciting environment. When Rea is not at work she is looking after her own children, doing sports and fun days out. Rae is look forward to helping your little ones grow and having lots of adventures with them.
Lauren – Early Years Practitioner
Lauren has been working with children for 7 years and has a level 3 qualification in childcare. Lauren started working for Springwood Park in September 2019 after being on maternity with her twins girls. She says: ‘’Being a mummy is amazing and makes looking after children more rewarding’’. She loves craft and anything messy, especially if it involves glitter! She enjoys going for walks, and sliding and dancing around the room with her girls. She absolutely loves working with children and helping them to grow and develop.
Margaret – Early Years Assistant/Bank Staff
Margaret has previously worked at a playgroup for 20 years but the setting unfortunately closed. After a short break, in January 2018 she has become a proud member of Springwood Park. Margaret has Level 3 qualification. Margaret’s hobbies includes gardening, quizzes and looking after her grandchildren and 3 cats, which keeps her quite busy. She also volunteers at the local brownies.