Ruth Lowe - Nursery Owner
Chris - Deputy Manager & room manager for Tweenies
Becky - Nursery Nurse
Rhian - Nursery Nurse - Preschool Room
Nicola - Nursery Nurse - Bank Staff
Alan Lowe - Nursery Owner
Lauren - Nursery Nurse - Tweenie Room
Karen - Nursery Nurse - Bank Staff
Shabnam - Nursery Nurse - Bank Staff
Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family and enjoy travelling to different places, I look after my siblings and friends children on a regular basis and we visit local attractions.
Abbie - Room Manager - Nursery Nurse - Tweenie Room
Jenny - Room Manager - Baby Room
I have worked in childcare since April 2018 and have worked with various ages, most recently I worked in a nursery at a Primary School. I am level 3 qualified and enjoy watching the children learn and develop. Working in childcare is very rewarding as you are there to experience children`s firsts, like their first steps and words. In my spare time I enjoy going out with friends and spending time with family.
Katie H - Nursery Nurse - Baby room
I joined Mereside in August 2019 and I am level 3 qualified. I love working with children as it is such a rewarding job.
In my spare time I love shopping and spending time with my family and friends.
Raynor - Nursery Nurse - Pre School
I have been qualified for over 17 years and have a BTEC National Diploma in Childcare. I have a variety of experience working with all ages and like to feel I make a difference when I see the children and families happy and content. I am a creative and bubbly person and I really like to sing and make the children laugh.
Lauren - Lunchtime Assistant - all rooms
I`m a mother of twin boys and I have a big family so I am around children of all ages most of the time. I joined Mereside in February 2020 and I am enjoying the new experiences and taking part in supporting the children`s development. In my spare time I enjoy trips with my family, shopping and socialising with friends.
Anastasia - Nursery Nurse - Baby Room
I joined Mereside in February 2020 and I am level 3 qualified. I love working with children as I find it very rewarding watching them learn and grow and being able to support them. In my free time I like to read, socialise with friends and go shopping.
Matthew - Nursery Cook
After training as a chef at the college of food in Birmingham, I have over 30 years experience in catering from hotels, pubs, corporate catering and schools. I look forward to providing the children with a balanced and healthy menu. In my spare time I enjoy cycling, watching football, cricket and golf and walking my cockapoo Archie.
Hazera - Lunchtime cover assistant
I joined Mereside in December 2020 and hold a level 2 in childcare and level 3 teaching assistant qualification and have carried out further training to enhance my skills such as safeguarding and food safety.
Adam - Nursery Nurse Baby Room
Sam - Lunch Time Cover - All Rooms
I joined Mereside in September 2021 as a lunchtime assistant. I have worked in childcare for many years and hold a level 3 qualification in childcare and education.
I have 3 children who keep me very busy and in my spare time I enjoy spending time with them, family and socialising with friends, attending music events and stand up comedy gigs.
Stephanie - Preschool Room Manager
I joined Mereside in February 2022 and hold a QCF level 2 & 3 in Early Learning and Childcare, as well as Safeguarding and First Aid. I have been working with children since 2010, I find it so rewarding seeing the children learn new things, grow and develop.
When I am not working I enjoy running as well as travelling and socialising with family and friends.
Claire - Deputy Nursery Manager
I joined Mereside in May 2021 as room leader for preschool room and progressed to Deputy Manager in September 2021. I love working with children and helping them to grow and learn through play and fun experiences. I am outgoing and bubbly and love building relationships with the children and their parents. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with family and friends and going on holiday.
Helen - Nursery manager
I joined Mereside in May of 2023 and am absolutely loving it! The care and love the staff have for the children is a joy to see.
I have 30 years experience working in the early years sector and I am passionate about working with children. I qualified with the NNEB diploma and have gone on to study throughout my career always ensuring I keep up to date with new ideas and theories to best support children in the early stages and their families. I have managed a number of nurseries and also worked in further education training early years practitioners so am confident in leading a high quality team to provide the best care for your children.
Deanne - Bank staff - All rooms.
I have been qualified for the past 2 years and joined Mereside farm in February 2023.
I decided to join Mereside farm to work with children because I enjoy seeing the children grow and progress and having fun.
I like to spend my spare time with my children and family. I am also a mobile hairdresser so I also love my other job of running my own business.
Katie D - Nursery nurse - Preschool1
Katie T - L3 apprentice - Tweenies
Loren - L3 Apprentice - baby room