Sarah joined Educare as a volunteer and did some supply work before joining the team permanently in January 2018 Sarah says "I love working at Educare because everyone is so lovely and caring! I've always wanted to be a Nursery Nurse and Educare is like a second home!. Sarah attended Hull university and has a BAHons in Education and Early Years! In Sarah's spare time she loves walking along Hornsea beach front and taking pictures of the scenery.
Laura Tuttle joined the Educare team during the summer of 2013 having achieved a CACHE Level 3 qualification in childcare and education and Level 2 in First Aid.
She says she sees Educare as a “loving, caring and special nursery” and she particularly enjoys working with the children on creative play.
Away from work, Laura enjoys shopping and socialising with friends and family.
Roz is our Out of School Club Team Leader and enjoys working at Educare because she feels that all of staff work as part of a team and meet the individual needs of all children who attend. She also believes that the staff have good relationships with the children, and these are the reasons she brings her own daughters to Educare.
Roz has worked at Educare since 2012 and holds a BTEC Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development as well as having A level's in Food Technology, Psychology and Geography.
When Roz isn't busy working at Educare she puts her Food Technology qualification to good use by baking lot's of delicious creations.
Sarah (Sunflower's Team Leader) arrived at Educare in 2010 with her daughter Jessica, who was with us from the baby room right through to the Out of School Club.
She holds a CACHE Level 3 Diploma in childcare and education and in her free time enjoys dancing and spending time with her family.
Sarah said: “We have a hard-working team at Educare and we work together to provide a caring, well-supervised and stimulating environment for the children.”
Jessica started working at Educare in 2014 and holds a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Childcare and Young People. She can speak a little Spanish which comes in handy when she jets off to her favourite holiday destination - Majorca.
Jessica enjoys working at Educare as she believes the children are always happy and it is lovely to see them smile everyday. She also feels the staff work with the parents to discover what the children's interests are.
Jane worked in a school nursery for 18 years, gaining a BTEC Early Years National Diploma, and came to us in 2012 after moving to East Yorkshire from Bradford.
She said: “Educare is a great place to work because the staff are very friendly and the children are happy and contented.”
Jane enjoys walking and socialising with friends as well as relaxing with the TV, watching soaps and reality shows.
Felicity or Fliss as she is more commonly known is our baby room team leader and, started working at Educare in January 2015 with a NVQ level 3 in Children's learning and development. She has gained experience in working with children after working as a Nanny and volunteering in school settings, she is very talented, listing the ability to play the piano and violin, as well as making her own clothes amongst her skills.
Fliss believes Educare has a brilliant team of people who are committed to providing the best care and learning experiences for all of the children.
Helen joined Educare at the beginning of 2013 and holds a Level 3 BTEC Diploma in childcare learning and development.
When she’s not at work Helen enjoys socialising and going to the cinema.
Sarah said: “All the staff at Educare are friendly and welcoming. The children are happy and contented and really enjoy coming here.”
Jenni has a 2 children, they all joined the Educare team in June 2015. She holds a Level 3 BTEC in children's Care and Learning and has previously worked as a children's representative in Spain.
In her free time Jenni loves to spend time with her family, and believes Educare has a warm and friendly environment in which children can thrive.
Becky has been at Educare since 2009 and is the Team LEader for the Bluebell room. She holds a CACHE Level 3 Diploma in childcare and education.
She lives locally and knows from her friends around the area that Educare is very popular because of the happy, friendly environment.
Sam spent five years as a nanny before joining the team at Educare during 2012.
She holds a Level 3 Diploma in childcare and education and is dedicated to helping the children enjoy their time here and learn as they grow.
Sam said: “I want to help the children develop to the best of their ability and I want to make sure they have fun and learn through play.”
When she’s not working Sam enjoys socialising with family and friends.
Donna already had nine years of nursery experience before she joined Educare during 2012.
She is qualified to BTEC National Diploma Level 3 in early years and says Educare helps children and their parents in many ways.
Donna said: “We are a hard-working, friendly team. Educare provides a stimulating environment and there is a lot of interaction with the children.”