Staff – Shepherd Lodge

Helen : Nursery Manager

Helen

Nursery Manager

Early Years Professional
Helen has worked at Learning Curve since August 2006. Helen worked as the Baby Unit Coordinator and then later as Office Manager at Clifton Lodge, before working as Business Administrator throughout all of our settings. Helen has a BA (Hons) degree in Primary Education with Qualified Teacher Status, gained at North East Wales Institute of Higher Education, and her Early Years Professional Status gained at Lancaster University.

Sarah : Pre-School Co-ordinator & Deputy Manager

Sarah

Pre-School Co-ordinator & Deputy Manager

Sarah started in Pre-School full time in September 2019 and is a fully qualified teacher. She has started at learning curve in 2017 before going travelling for the last year. She specialises in phonics and History is one of her favourite topics.

Rachel : Baby Room Coordinator

Rachel

Baby Room Coordinator

Rachel began working at Clifton Lodge Nursery in October 2015, joining our Baby Unit team. Rachel has working in childcare for 6 years, working with babies for the past 3 years. Rachel holds Level 2, 3 and 4 qualifications in Childcare, Learning, and Education. She is currently covering Maternity leave at Shepherd Lodge form July 2019.

Harpreet : All Rooms

Harpreet

All Rooms

Early Years Educator
Profile coming soon.

Michelle : Baby Room

Michelle

Baby Room

Modern Apprentice
Michelle started working at Shepherd Lodge in August 2019, she is currently working towards her level three in childcare and development.

Beth : Toddler Room Co-ordinator

Beth

Toddler Room Co-ordinator

Beth started at Shepherd Lodge in April 2017 after completing her Early Tears Educator Course at Lytham Sixth Form. Beth has over 2 and half years’ experience working in the toddler room.

Shann : Toddler Room

Shann

Toddler Room

Early Years Educator
Shann started working at Shepherd Lodge in January 2016 whilst working towards her level 2 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development which she completed in May 2017. She has now completed her Level 3 in Childhood Education.

Daisy : Toddler Room

Daisy

Toddler Room

Modern Apprentice
Daisy started working at Shepherd Lodge in December 2018.

Julie : Toddler Room

Julie

Toddler Room

Early Years Educator - BA Honors in Childhood and Youth
Profile coming soon.

Natalie : Lower Pre-School

Natalie

Lower Pre-School

Early Years Educator – Level 3
Natalie started at Shepherd Lodge in April 2017 after completing her Early Years Educator course at Lytham Sixth form.

Aimee : Lower Pre-School

Aimee

Lower Pre-School

Early Years Educator – Level 3
Aimee started at Shepherd Lodge in April 2016 and has a Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development. Aimee is currently studying her Foundation Degree in Teaching and Learning Support.

Louise : Lower Pre-School

Louise

Lower Pre-School

Early Years Educator – Level 3
Louise has joined us from our sister nursery Clifton Lodge. Louise works in the Lower Preschool Room.

Katy : Lower Pre-School

Katy

Lower Pre-School

Modern Apprentice
Katy started working at Shepherd Lodge in May 2019. She is currently working towards her NVQ Level 3.

Stacey : Pre-School Co-ordinator

Stacey

Pre-School Co-ordinator

BA honors Degree in Family Support and Wellbeing
Stacey began working at Shepherd Lodge in September 2008 as a Modern Apprentice and completed her NVQ 2 and 3. She became the Lower Pre-School Co-ordinator in September 2015. Stacey completed her Foundation Degree in Family Support and Wellbeing in May 2017 and completed her BA Hons in 2019.

Julie : Pre-School

Julie

Pre-School

Senior Early Years Educator - BA Hons in Early Childhood Studies
Julie Began working for the Learning Curve Nursery Group in July 2000. She has a wealth of experience working with all age groups and has had co-ordinator experience whilst working within the company. Julie completed her Foundation Degree in Professional Practice in Early Years in 2016 and her BA in Early Childhood Studies in May 2017.

Jade : Pre-School

Jade

Pre-School

Sports Development Officer
Jade works in Preschool as our Sports Development Officer. Jade used to work at our sister nursery Butterfly Lodge as a Modern Apprentice.

Jade : All Rooms

Jade

All Rooms

Early Years Educator - Level 3
Jade started working for Shepherd Lodge in January 2017 where she worked with all age groups. In September 2017 she became based in the Pre-School room. Jade is currently doing her Foundation Degree in Teaching and Learning and is due to complete in May 2020.

Aimee : All Rooms

Aimee

All Rooms

Early Years Educator - Level 3 Childcare
Aimee began working at Clifton Lodge in February 2014 in the Baby room. She moved to Shepherd Lodge in September 2016 in the Pre-School Room. Aimee currently has her Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development.