Sharon Moody - Registered Person (Director)
Sharon holds a BA Degree in Early Childhood and has gained her Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS). Sharon has worked in childcare for 18 years; she opened Kids Capers in May 2000 and now owns two Early Years settings.
Emma Knight - Nursery Manager
Emma holds a Foundation Degree in Early Childhood and has 20 years' experience in working with babies and young children. Emma also holds a Level 3
Forest School qualification and is the nursery’s inclusion co-ordinator. Emma works closely with the team and families in supporting the running of the nursery and overseeing changes and improvements to promote children's learning and development and enhance their well-being. Melissa holds a Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies and is currently studying for her BA Hons degree. Melissa is based in the
Rainbow Room and manages our online Tapestry Learning Journal Programme. She has a range of skills un supporting children who have special education needs (SEN) or additional needs. Melissa has worked at the nursery since 2006
– Lead Practitioner for Little Rays and Sunshine Room
Keighley has overall responsibility for Little Rays and the Sunshine Room but is based in Little Rays where she supports our babies and younger toddlers. Keighley holds a Level 3 Certificate in Children’s Care, Learning and Development and has worked at the nursery since 2010.
– Rainbow Room Leader
Marie joined us in January 2015 having worked with young children since 2005 in a range of settings. Marie has a passion for gardening and enjoys encouraging the children to take an interest by planting and growing flowers, herbs and vegetables. Marie currently holds a Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Care and Development and is studying for her B.A. Hons..
- works in Sunshine Room started with us in March 2017 holds a level 2 certificate in childcare and is working towards her level 3 childcare certificate.
Swati Limbachiya - holds a level 2 certificate in childcare, has had experience in working with children that have special education needs, works in the rainbow room and started with us in August 2016
Beverly Summerfield - senior nursery nurse working in the rainbow room started with us in January 2017, has had passed experience helping support a team, works part time.
Vikki Finch - started in January 2017 and works in little Rays on a part time basis.
Natalie Mcdermont - started in March 2017 and works in little Rays working towards her level 2 certificate in childcare.
Level 3 Qualified Practitioners
Katyjah Naiker (Little Rays)
KKatyjah holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education and has worked at the nursery since 2012
Hollie Melbourne (Little Rays)
Hollie holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education and has worked at the nursery since 2015
Louise holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education and has worked at the nursery since 2015
Courtney Rowe (Rainbow Room)
Courtney holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education and has worked at the nursery since 2015