Lucy

Lucy


Owner, Manager & designated lead practitioner in safeguarding children (DLP)

With over 22 years experience in Early Years and 20 years as a N.N.E.B qualified childcare professional, Lucy has worked in a variety of childcare settings, as an Early Years Practitioner and Manager, and gained extensive knowledge and expertise in all areas of childcare, development, behaviour and education.

Lucy is passionate about providing the very best for your child, and strives for excellence at Appletrees Day Nursery.

Lucy opened Appletrees in May 2009.


Additional Training: ILM certificate in 1st Line Management, Management in Early Years, Management of Senco, Disability Discrimination Act, Child Protection, Equal Opportunities, Team Building, Positive Team Work, Partnerships with Parents, Paediatric First aid, Food hygiene, Senco, Child Behaviour Management, Senior Early Years Practitioner, Birth to Three, Foundation Stage, EYFS briefing, Festivals and Cultural Diversity, World Music, Communication Language and Literacy, Music in the Early Years, Creative Development, Promoting Self Esteem and Social Awareness, The Magic of Science in Early Years, Outdoor Play, Use of Space in Early Years, Business Planning in the Early Years Setting, Food Safety Legislation level 2, Safeguarding Children, Health and Safety, Creativity and Creative Thinking, CAF training, Forest school induction, Risk and Assessment, Revised EYFS Briefing, Level 2 Safeguarding Training for DLP, Understanding Planning, Assessment in PVI Settings, CYPS Safer Recruitment Training, Early Years Leadership Forum (Termly), Closing the Gap Mathematics, Manual Handling, Forest School Workshop, Baby Room Project, Small World Workshop, Planning for the Environment, Letters and Sounds Phase 1 & 2 Workshop, Prevent Duty, Sensory Integration & Awareness training, Food Safety & Hygiene, Enriching Child’s Play Environment. GDPR In Early Years, FGM Training, Twoness of Twos.

+ Lucy is a fully qualified level 3 first aider.  

Choose a team member…

With over 22 years experience in Early Years and 20 years as a N.N.E.B qualified childcare professional. Lucy is passionate about providing the very best for your child, and strives for excellence at Appletrees Day Nursery…

Lucy

Owner & Manager

With over 22 years experience in Early Years and 20 years as a N.N.E.B qualified childcare professional. Lucy is passionate about providing the very best for your child, and strives for excellence at Appletrees Day Nursery…

Vicky has had many years of experience within Early Years as Manager, Deputy Manager as well as Early Years Practitioner and holds a level 3 qualification in Childhood Studies

Vicky

Assistant Manager

Vicky has had many years of experience within Early Years as Manager, Deputy Manager as well as Early Years Practitioner and holds a level 3 qualification in Childhood Studies

Charmaine has had many years working in a variety of childcare environments gaining a wealth of experience during this time. She holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education

Charmaine

Senior Early Years Practitioner

Charmaine has had many years working in a variety of childcare environments gaining a wealth of experience during this time. She holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education

Katie

Early Years Practitioner

Jane’s enthusiam and natural ability with children makes her an ideal and welcome addition to the Appletrees team. She holds a Level 3 qualification in Children and Young People Workforce which she completed in November 2014…

Jane

Behaviour Management Coordinator / SENCO

Jane’s enthusiam and natural ability with children makes her an ideal and welcome addition to the Appletrees team. She holds a Level 3 qualification in Children and Young People Workforce which she completed in November 2014…

Having worked with individual families and other nursery environments, Lanie has a wonderful nature with the children in her care, and we welcome her as part of our team…

Lanie

Early Years Practitioner

Having worked with individual families and other nursery environments, Lanie has a wonderful nature with the children in her care, and we welcome her as part of our team…

Sally holds a N.N.E.B Level 3 qualification which she gained in 1995. Sally has previously set up and run Froglets Playgroup and worked as a private nanny…

Sally

Early Years Practitioner

Sally holds a N.N.E.B Level 3 qualification which she gained in 1995. Sally has previously set up and run Froglets Playgroup and worked as a private nanny…

Ellie has worked towards her childcare qualifications with visits to Appletrees throughout the years of her training. We welcome Ellie’s fun creative nature as part of our team.

Ellie

Early Years Practitioner

Ellie has worked towards her childcare qualifications with visits to Appletrees throughout the years of her training. We welcome Ellie’s fun creative nature as part of our team.