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April 2022

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Employee of the month for April 2022 is Kirsty Aris!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“Kirsty always is a helping hand in each room and excels at her deputy role giving mutual respect to all members of staff” Ciantelle

"I have nominated Kirsty for supporting development of nursery and the way she manages any situations that arise. I appreciate all the help offered to preschool children and staff” Adina

“Kirsty has really helped in our room and makes sure that she passes on information, she has also taken on additional responsibility of cooking lunches in the cooks absence and helping out rooms in general” Aimee

“Kirsty has gone the extra mile this month, covering the cooking in the cooks absence as well as her usual role and responsibilities- Fantastic job Kirsty” Lisa

March 2022

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Employee of the month for March 2022 is Amba Steadman!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“Amba gas settled in to the nursery life really well and is a wonderful addition to the nursery” Lisa

"I have nominated Amba as she has settled very well into baby room and in the nursery as a whole. She has very quickly become a valued member of the team demonstrating fantastic practice and being able to use her initiative in order to support baby room children and staff. Fantastic start Amba!” Natalie

“I have nominated Amba for her ability to become a part of the team in a very short space of time, she has good communication skills with everyone and she is very friendly” Adina

“Amba has settled in so well and has already made strong connections with the children. She is very helpful and is eager to learn new things about the setting and the children” Sarah L

“Amba has settled in really well, she is fantastic with the children who have really taken to her. Good asset to the team” Jenni

February 2022

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Employee of the month for February 2022 is Adina Sandu!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“Adina is lovely to work with and comes up with some great ideas for the room and supporting the children’s environment- she works incredibly hard” Aimee

"I have nominated Adina as she has embraced changes that have been offered and put into practice, she recognises the benefits these changes will have to the environment that children learn in. She will also provide feedback to management on how practice can be supported base her experiences in management. She works incredibly hard to support all aspects of the setting and is always striving to improve” Natalie

“I have nominated Adina as she will always help other rooms staff ideas for activities to support learning and in general always happy to help out” Amber

“Adina has welcomed, input and embraced changes – she has so many ideas on what she can put into place to support children’s learning and creates fantastic environments for the children” Marie

January 2022

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Employee of the month for January 2022 is Aimee Tibbett!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“I have nominated Aimee as I fell she is always willing to go that extra mile. She has demonstrated that she is dedicated to her role and is capable of taking on more responsibilities as she grows as a practitioner”. Natalie

"I have nominated Aimee as she is always willing to help in baby room and support us when needed. Aimee is always willing to take on additional responsibilities” Sarah L

“I have nominated Aimee as she has managed to take on more responsibilities and workload in preschool, she also ensures that she shares information with staff to support them with their key children”. Jenni

“I have nominated Aimee for adapting to a change in staffing and taking on more roles and responsibilities. She supports her colleagues by providing and exciting environment in preschool and ensures she takes on board children’s needs and interests to support this. She also works with her colleague to adapt the environment of the room to better suit”. Sarah

December 2021

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Employee of the month for December 2021 is Evie Broadhurst!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“I am nominating Evie as I feel she has settled in really well and has made connections with the children and already has a sound understanding of their needs”. Sarah L

"I nominating Evie as she has been really supportive in both Toddler and Preschool room. She has eagerly taken on more responsibility and is using her initiative to support he routines if the room. Offering to cover when there are staff absences in other rooms”. Sarah C

“I have nominated Evie as she has been a great support in preschool, she has settled in really well engaging with children in different activities and working alongside staff really well” Adina

“I have nominated Evie for willingly taking on more responsibilities and using her initiative to support children’s routines”. Jenni

“I have nominated Evie as she has settled very well and taken on additional responsibilities for supporting children”. Amber

November 2021

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Employee of the month for November 2021 is Aimee Tibbett!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“I am nominating Aimee for all the effort she has put into completing her course. Also for starting to take more responsibilities in preschool room and supporting the needs of new key children” Sarah C

"I nominating Aimee for giving support to baby room in staff absence and also for coping really well with her work load including college work”. Gemma

“I have nominated Aimee as I feel she is managing the pressure of completing her level 2 qualification and the changes that are happening in preschool room incredibly well. She always remains calm and professional even when in emotive situations”. Natalie

“I have nominated Aimee for adapting to changes within her room and supporting staff in baby room when staff are absent. I also feel Aimee is really growing in confidence as a practitioner”. Kirsty

October 2021

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Employee of the month for October 2021 is Jenni Serr!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“Jenni has been asking for resources and coming up with some lovely ideas for activities –lovely to see some creative thinking” Lisa

"Jenni has planned some lovely creative activities for the children in toddler room”. Gemma

“I have nominated Jenni as she has great activity ideas that she puts into place for toddler room. She is always willing to help when needed in preschool room and always friendly, calm and respectful to staff, children and parents” Adina

September 2021

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Employee of the month for September 2021 is Amber George!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“For her continuing effort to support everyone in the room with their children. For her efforts in settling new children and working in partnership with parents and thinking of ways to support others” Sarah C

"for working hard with her qualifications ad being a support to all in her room”. Gemma

“Amber works very well with everyone and has a great bond with her children and is very good at communicating with parents. She also comes in early when she is asked and is always happy to lend a hand. She is also very lovely to work with” Aimee

“for her continuing effort and support” Marie

August 2021

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Employee of the month for August 2021 is Aimee Tibbett!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“I have nominated Aimee as she has worked incredibly hard in continuing to work towards her qualification in very different and difficult circumstances (c19) and working at the nursery. She has been enthusiastic to take on extra responsibility with having new key children and has been able to show sound knowledge of their individual wants and needs. She has also been a real asset in supporting her colleague with a child who has additional needs.” Natalie

"Aimee has worked extremely well in supporting her colleagues child who has additional needs – and readying the children in preschool with their next transition in to big school.” Lisa

“I feel Aimee has worked really hard in preschool. She does any job you ask of her and works well alongside all staff. She has become much more confident within her role and has become better accomplished when talking with parent/carers about their children” Kirsty

“I have chosen Aimee as she has supported her colleague and children in preschool really well with the other colleague absent. She is always swilling to help others.” Jenni

“I have nominated Aimee as she has grown within her role and been a real asset to her colleagues in the preschool room”. Marie

May 2021

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Employee of the month for May 2021 is Adina Sandu!
Here are some of the reasons why:

“I have nominated Adina as she will go that extra mile to make sure every individual child is involved in activities and will support staff with their key children when on leave.” Amber

"I have nominated Adina as she has managed the room well with staff on leave and introduced new activities, engaging the children and extended their learning, whilst ensuring that she has involved her colleagues in carrying these out.” Jenni

“I would like to nominate Adina for her passion and commitment to offering all the children in her care and engaging environment.” Marie

“I have chosen Adina this month as I have seen how incredibly hard she has worked to support specific children in her care to ensure that they are included and supported developmentally. She has made a conscious effort to access training to support her understanding in this and has provided new and exciting

April 2021

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Employee of the month for April 2021 is Aimee Tibbett!
Here are some of the reasons why:
“I have nominated Aimee as she is working really hard to provide assessments and next steps that support her key children. She actively listens to advice sought on what she can do to improve her practice. She will implement ideas/tools shared with her to ensure she can support her key children’s learning and development” Natalie

"I have nominated Aimee as I feel she has settled really well into the team. She is trying really hard to learn new skills and is always happy to support staff. She is also completing her qualification in very different circumstances” Kirsty

“I would like to nominate Aimee as since she has started with us she has very quickly become a valued member of the team” Marie

“I have chosen Aimee as I feel she has coped very well with taking on key children. She is also very supportive of other staffs key children and of her colleagues” Amber

“I have nominated Aimee as she has settled into her key person role really well and settling in new children with sound next steps. She has also undertaken additional training in Lift off to Language and carried out effective and supportive sessions” Gemma

“I have nominated Aimee as she is always willing to go the extra mile to support staff in other rooms, she is also good at ensuring she shares key children information with staff from their parents”. Ciantelle

February 2020

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Employee of the month for February 2020 is Sarah Carey!
Here are some of the reasons why:
“I have nominated Sarah as she has been able to offer valuable support and advice regarding fundraising events for the nursery – she has also completed different sets of training to support her roles and responsibilities within the setting whilst carrying out her everyday duties as a key person and senior” Natalie

"I have nominated Sarah for how she completed termly overviews alongside staff - spending time discussing their key children alongside her other duties” Gemma

I would like to nominate Sarah this month as she is working really hard with her key children and also giving me lots of support in sharing management tasks” Kirsty
“I feel that Sarah is doing really well in supporting key children recognising their individual needs and how to support this and their development” Sarah L

“Sarah always goes the extra mile when asked to do something – she is also always extremely helpful when I am covering in the kitchen” Lisa

“I have nominated Sarah for being able to support the Manager when developing fundraising events via parent partnership for the nursery – offering advice and sharing her knowledge of how these types of events need to be conducted and offered” Marie

January 2020

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Employee of the month for January 2020 is Ciantelle Nairn!
Here are some of the reasons why:
“I have nominated Ciantelle this month as she has shown that she is able to take on responsibilities of a senior role in their absence and effectively communicate with management about internal affairs and children’s needs” Natalie

"I have nominated Ciantelle as I constantly see how hard she works to organise the room she works in – she is also able to carry out roles and responsibilities to that of a senior level” Marie

“I have nominated Ciantelle as she continues to grow in confidence and her willingness to take on responsibility continues to stand out” Lisa

“I have nominated Ciantelle as I feel she is really supportive in the classroom and she is developing the ability to take a lead in her room amongst her colleagues when required” Kirsty

December 2019

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Employee of the month for December 2019 is Kirsty Aris!
Here are some of the reasons why:
"I have nominated Kisrty as I feel she goes that extra mile to give a helping hand in all rooms and show great responsibility in her role” Ciantelle

“I have nominated Kirsty this month as she has now completed her Level 5 Qualification – Kirsty has managed to complete this whilst working in the nursery full time and combining both her role as a key person and Deputy. Well done Kirsty I am incredible proud!” Natalie

“I have nominated Kirsty this month for working really hard to complete her level 5 and showing determination and professionalism alongside her other responsibilities” Gemma

November 2019

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Employee of the month for November 2019 is Marie Deleonardis!
Here are some of the reasons why:
"I have nominated Marie for supporting the rooms, organising new resources and helping adjust the rooms to better support children’s interest and needs” Sarah

“Marie has worked so hard making the changes to the rooms and they look fab! Lisa

“I have nominated Marie this month as she has been a fantastic support in implementing the changes suggested to the classrooms – she has spent her spare time putting together new resources and organising the them to create a more investigative environment for children to learn in” Natalie

“I have nominated Marie as she is always willing to help out when needed and is helpful when being asked to cover staff shifts – she will also always offer her services to support with cleaning” Sarah L


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