Our Team

Dymock Nursery and Out of School Clubs

Wendy Churchill

Role: Nursery Manager

Other responsibilities: DSL Support, SEND Support

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2011

Qualifications:

NVQ3 Early Years Care and Education
Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Level 2 Award Food Safety in Catering
Level 2 Award Emergency First Aid at Work
Safeguarding and Child Protection

 

Sharon Watkins

Role: Senior Practitioner

Other responsibilities: Deputy Safeguarding Lead

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2011

Qualifications:

NVQ2 Teaching Assistant
Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Level 2 Award Food Safety in Catering
Level 2 Award Emergency First Aid at Work
Safeguarding and Child Protection

Billie Wright

Role: Session Assistant

Other responsibilities: Health and Safety Lead

Date joined Happy Turtles: October 2014

Qualifications:

Level 3 Diploma Children and Young People's Workforce (Early Learning and Childcare)
Level 2 Award Food Safety in Catering
Level 2 Award Emergency First Aid at Work
Safeguarding and Child Protection

Carolyn Ratcliffe

Role: Assistant Manager

Date joined Happy Turtles: April 2015

Other responsibilities: Curriculum Lead, SEND Lead

Qualifications:

BEd Hons Early Years Education
Level 2 Award Food Safety in Catering
Level 3 Award Heath and Safety in the Workplace
Level 2 Award Emergency First Aid at Work
Safeguarding and Child Protection

Maria Taylor

Role: Session Assistant

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2017

Qualifications:

Working towards Early Years Educator Level 3 Diploma Apprenticeship
Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Level 2 Award Food Safety in Catering

Claire Cook

Role: Trainee Session Assistant

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2018

 

Newent After School Club

Naomi Jones

Role: Play Leader

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2018

Qualifications:

Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Safeguarding and Child Protection
Level 3 Supporting teaching and Learning in Schools

Claire Rooker

Role: Play Worker

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2018

Qualifications:

Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Safeguarding and Child Protection
Level 3 Supporting teaching and Learning in Schools

Emma Scott

Role: Play Worker

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2018

Qualifications:

Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Safeguarding and Child Protection
Level 3 Early Learning and Childcare Pathway​

Cinderford Day Nursery

Sarah Williams

Role: Assistant Manager

Qualifications:

Level 3 Children's Care, Learning and Development

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene

Level 2 Dimploma in Team Leading

GSCB Inter-Agency Child Protection

Prevent CPD & elearning

Parental Mental III Health Course

Karen Paterson

Role: Assistant Manager

Qualifications:

Foundation Degree in Early Years

Diploma in Nursery Nursing

GSCB Inter-Agency Child Protection

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

PATA Planning in the Moment

Total Communication – Courses 1, 2 & 3

The Complete SEND Diploma (Levels 2, 3 & 4)

Sarah Compton

Role: Room Leader - Babies

Qualifications:

Level 4 NVQ Children’s Care, Learning and Development

GSCB Inter-Agency Child Protection Course

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Katy Gumbrell

Role: Room Leader - Preschoolers

Qualifications:

Level 2 Childcare and Education

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

GSCB Inter-Agency Child Protection

Kelly Wiltshire

Role: Room Leader - Toddlers

Qualifications:

GSCB Child Protection

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

NVQ Level 3 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development

Alex Fletcher

Role: Early Years Practitioner

Qualifications:

Level 2 Diploma In Child Care and Education

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering

GSCB Child Protection Induction Training (Early Years)

Lauren Wall

Role: Early Years Practitioner

Qualifications:

Level 3 Diploma in Child Care and Education (Early Years)

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering

Safeguarding Children - elearning

Prevent - elearning

Anna Stratford

Role: Early Years Practitioner

Qualifications:

Level 3 Early Years Practitioner

Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering

Prevent elearning

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Hannah Rosser

Role: Early Years Practitioner

Qualifications:

Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education

GSCB Inter-Agency Child Protection

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Abigail Clark

Role: Early Years Practitioner

Qualifications:

Level 3 Diploma for the Children’s and Young People’s Workforce

Angela Maietta

Role: Cook

Qualifications:

QNUK Level 2 Food Safety for Catering

Directors

Frances Jupp

Role: Managing Director

Date joined Happy Turtles: September 2011

Qualifications:

City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Playwork
Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid
Safer Recruitment
Safeguarding and Child Protection
Level 3 Award Heath and Safety in the Workplace
Level 2 Award Emergency First Aid at Work
Level 2 Award Food Safety in Catering
Certificate in HR Practice (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development)
BTEC Higher National Diploma HC&IM

Matt Jupp

Role: Director

Date joined Happy Turtles: February 2017

Qualifications:

MA Marketing
BA (Hons) French