Nursery management…

Name: Lorraine S
Position: Nursery Proprietor
Start: January 2006

Jon and Lorraine S are the co-owners of Little Leprechauns and opened the Nursery in 2006 after becoming well established within our Out of School and holiday Clubs which were founded in 2003.

Having a family run Nursery is very important to us, as we have always strived to create a ‘home-from-home’ setting for your children.

Our strong team of long serving, dedicated, experienced and highly qualified staff complete our ‘family’ and offer assured quality care for your children.

Claire Lander
Name: Claire L-S
Position: Nursery Manager
Start: January 2006

Hello, my name is Claire L-S and I am the Manager here at Little Leprechauns Day Nursery.
I have worked at the Nursery since we opened in 2006 and hold a BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies and also hold Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS).

I believe that our child centred approach and dedication to offering exciting, innovative care and education for your child in partnership with parents/carers enhances the best possible start in life for your child.

I ensure that all of the staff are suitable to work with children, and carry out Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks (previously CRB (Criminal Record) checks), reference checks, and I also ensure that all staff are trained in areas such as First Aid and Safeguarding Children. The safety and welfare of your child is paramount to us.

Charlotte Matthews
Name: Charlotte M
Position: Deputy Manager
Start: July 2007

Hello, my name is Charlotte M. I am the Deputy Manager of Little Leprechauns Day Nursery,  I am CACHE Level 3 qualified in childcare and I am also trained as the settings Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Coordinator (SENDCO).

Being involved in a child’s learning journey has always been a passion of mine and providing the best start in life for your child is our ultimate aim. We strive to ensure that children are happy and feel secure so that they are willing to ‘have a go’ and become competent learners from birth.

Laura Brothwell
Name: Laura B
Position: Deputy Manager
Start: October 2012

Hello, my name is Laura B. I am the Deputy Manager and Room Supervisor within the baby room and I am qualified in childcare to level 3.

Ensuring that each child’s individual needs are met is key at Little Leprechauns Day Nursery, and we offer a calm and sensitive approach in encouraging your child and their development to blossom.

The staff in the baby room have a vast amount of experience and this, along with our consistency and ever developing training/knowledge allows you to feel secure that your child, their development and their happiness is our passion and commitment.

Assured quality care for your children…


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“Little Leprechauns always strive to create a home from home setting for your children”