Staff – Butterfly Lodge

Tracie : Manager



B.A Hons in Early Childhood Studies, EYT and QTS
Tracie started at Butterfly lodge nursery February 2018. Tracie has worked in childcare education for 23 years. Tracie floats around the nursery continuously enhancing our quality of teaching and learning, ensuring continuous knowledge sharing to all staff. Tracie has such a passion for early years education.

Nicole : Lower Pre-School Co-ordinator


Lower Pre-School Co-ordinator

Early Years Educator – Level 3
Nicole has worked for the company since 2013. Nicole started as a student around our sister nurseries. Once completing here level 3, she became based here at butterfly lodge as an early year’s educator. Nicole has great experience working with children of all ages.

Samantha : Pre-School



Early Years Educator- Level 3
Samantha has worked for the company since August 2017. Samantha is based in our pre-school room. Sam achieved her level 3 in august 2018 and continues to be eager to learn and expand her knowledge.

Kayleigh : Pre-School



Early Years Educator
Kayleigh began working at Bluebell Lodge in May 2015 in our Lower Preschool room. In September 2015 Kayleigh progressed to Toddler Room coordinator. Kayleigh has completed both her level 2 and level 3 in child care.

Carl : Pre-School



Senior Sports Development Officer – PGCE in Sports Coaching, Fitness and Development
Carl first started with Butterfly nursery in July 2017 and is working as our sports development officer throughout the nursery. Carl has his PGCE in sports coaching, fitness and development and also a BA Honours in Sports Coaching and coaches at Preston North End. In august 2018 Carl continued to expand his knowledge and achieved his level 3 childcare qualification.

Oliver : Lower Pre-School


Lower Pre-School

Sports Development Officer - Early Years Educator
Oliver started with Butterfly Lodge in June 2018. Oliver is based in our lower pre-school. Oliver helps to support our physical curriculum within lower pre-school, ensuring they can access opportunities to engage in a range of physical activity daily supporting children’s development at an outstanding level. Oliver aims to complete his level 3 by 2019.

Amanda : Baby Room Coordinator


Baby Room Coordinator

NVQ Level 3
Amanda has worked for Learning Curve Nursery for 10 years and has completed her NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Early Years Education and has also obtained qualifications in first aid, moving and handling and food hygiene. After coming back from maternity leave Amanda has come from bluebell lodge to Butterfly lodge. Amanda has reems of knowledge in early years.

Amy : All Rooms


All Rooms

Early Years Educator – Level 3
Amy started working at Butterfly Lodge Nursery July 2017. Prior to this she was a student at Butterfly Lodge for 2 years while working towards her level 3 qualification within our toddler room.

Kirsty : All Rooms


All Rooms

Early years Educator – Level 3
kirstyKirsty is based within our Lower pre-school unit and competed her NVQ Level 3 in March 2017. Kirsty first started her apprenticeship at our sister nursery Bluebell Lodge before transferring to Butterfly in September 2015.

Julie : All Rooms


All Rooms

Early Years Educator – Level 3 and A Cache Level 3 in Supporting Children and Young People’s Speech, Language and Communication (QCF)
Julie joined Butterfly Lodge February 2018. Julie has worked in early years for 15 years. She has great experience and knowledge. Julie has been on a range of training within early years to keep her knowledge up to date. Julie is our communication champion and works hard to share her knowledge with others.