Meet the Team

The Fordingbridge Day Nursery has a highly qualified and experienced staff team.  All have current  DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. The team is dedicated, hard working and has a wealth of experience in childcare and education; from newly qualified staff to those who have spent many years working in a range of settings. The staff attend regular courses in Safeguarding of Children, Paediatric First Aid and child development to keep them up to date with their practice.


Nursery Manager-Christina

Level 4 in Early Years and Education, First Aid and Safeguarding Lead. 

Christina has over  20 years Management experience.


Deputy Manager and Room Leader of Under 2s,

Senior Early Years Practitioner Emma- BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies Level 6. 

Level 4 safeguarding

Emma is supported by Charlotte (Level 3) , Molly (Level 3), Mikhaila (Level 2) and Sue (Level 3). 



Room Leader – Woodpeckers 

Senior Early Years Practitioner- Jay. 

Designated Safeguarding Lead,  First Aid, Level 3 Childcare.

Jay is supported by Charlie (Qualified Teacher), Hannah (Level 3 and SENCO), and Anita(Forest School Lead).



Room Leader- Robins

Level 3 Early Years Practitioner – Kellie

Level 3 Childcare, First Aid, Safeguarding.

Kellie is supported in the room by Jo (Level 3 Early Years), Lynsey (Level 3) and Amy (Apprentice)

We are very lucky to also have a great bank staff team with a vast array of qualifications. 


Nursery Chef- Gary

Gary has over 30 years Chef experience within a variety of establishments. 

Administrator and Accounts- Becky -Level 2 Childcare, Safeguarding Lead