Happy Dayz Pre School Team
Pre School Owner and Manager Vanessa
Vanessa is the Owner of Happy Dayz Pre School. N.N.E.B level 3 trained, Paediatric First Aid trained, Level 2 food hygiene trained, Early Years Management trained, Fire warden and Prevent Duty trained, passed the CACHE level 3 Early Years Foundation Stage Certificate, Eric toilet training, Makaton modules 1, 2, 3 and 4, and attended many short training courses in all areas of childcare. Vanessa has ran her own childminding business and managed other day care settings throughout her 23 years in childcare.
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Pre School full time Manager Julie
Julie is the Pre Schools Deputy Manager and been part of the launch of the Pre School in October 2010 and forms the overall management team along with Vanessa, Marnie and Cherisse.
Julie became an outstanding childminder in 2010. Julie holds a level 3 Child Care qualification, Paediatrics First Aid trained in 2014, Early Years Management trained, Child Protection trained through the Bristol Safeguarding Board, CACHE level 3 Early Years Foundation Stage trained, Makaton modules 1, 2, 3 and 4. and recently gained management/supervision training through Bristol City Council and Eric toileting and Prevent Duty trained.
Marnie is our full time Deputy Manager
Marnie is our level 3 trained Deputy Manager who joined us in 2012 Marnie is our Letter & Sounds Co-ordinator and Mathematics Leader. Marnie has just completed level 4 management qualification. Marnie also holds Child Protection trained through the Bristol Safeguarding Board. Marnie has also attended training for planning and observation for Pre School children, Mathematics in Pre School aged children, Letter & Sounds trained, Skillful Communicator trained, Paediatric First Aid trained, level 2 food hygiene Eric toileting and Prevent Duty trained. Marnie is enthusiastic fully enjoys her role in childcare and has a huge passion in her role.
Cherisse is our full time Pre School Room Leader/ SENCO
Cherisse joined us in 2013 holds a level 3 childcare qualification in Pre School Practice, worked in a local Nursery for 9 years as a senior deputy ,and has vast knowledge within the EYFS. Cherisse has attended child protection training, SENCO trained, paediatric first aid trained, Food Hygiene, Eric toileting and Prevent Duty trained, Interaction Matters trained and attended vast short training courses covering may areas within childcare. Cherisse is our room leader and has the role of planning for the provision while supporting the team.
Tor is our Family Support Worker
Tor holds a CACHE Level 3 Diploma in supporting work in schools and attended initial training for class room assistant . Tor has many years experience working with Bristol Community Health, working within schools in the South Bristol area. Tor is a mother of 3 boys and understands the challenges of parenthood well. Tor is trained in Child Protection, Safeguarding through Bristol Safe Guarding Board, Eric toileting trained, First aid trained. Tor is currently training towards her City and Guilds level 4 in Family Support.
Nicola is our Pre School Practitioner
Nicola holds a level 3 childcare qualification joined our team in January 2012 worked in many day nurseries and ran her own childminding business. Nicola has attended child protection training, paediatric first aid, level 3 basic Food Hygiene Eric toileting, and Prevent Duty trained, and very familiar with the EYFS whilst running her own childcare setting. Nicola has a passion in offering high quality childcare within a safe and caring environment.
Jade is Level 2 Qualified and training towards Level 3
Jade is our level 2 training apprentice who joined us in October 2016. Jade is a mum of 3 boys one of whom attends the Pre School. Jade has worked within a local school and wanted to pursue a career in Early Years. Jade is Child Protection, Food hygiene trained, also attended Eric toileting training and BRISC (NHS) training.
Erin is our level 2 training apprentice
Erin left School in 2017 and became an apprentice with us, Erin has attended Paediatric First Aid.
Leah is our level 2 training apprentice
Leah is a proud mum of her son who attends the Pre School, Erin has attended Paediatric First Aid.