Meet the Butterflies Nursery Team!

The Butterflies Team are made up of highly-qualified childcare practitioners, with a passion for giving children the best possible start to their education!  Many of us have worked at the nursery for several years, so we really do feel like one big family.

 

 

Name: Louisa

Job Title: Nursery Manager

Qualifications: Louisa has earned her Level 3 NVQ in Childcare and has paediatric first aid training

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2012

Hobbies and Interests: “I’m quite outdoorsy; I enjoy camping, dog walking and going on adventures! I also stay active with kickboxing and exercising at the gym, and love being creative and getting involved in crafts.”

What does Louisa love most about working at Butterflies? “Seeing the children develop and helping them to get ready for school is one of my very favourite things about my job. I especially like providing learning activities that involve getting messy and creative!”

 

 

 

Nikki-Louise.

Name: Nikki-Louise

Job title: Deputy Manager and Toddler Room Supervisor

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2008

Qualifications: Nikki-Louise has a degree in Learning, Development & Support, and paediatric first aid training.

Hobbies and interests: “Bella the dog, my friends, partner and family take up most of my spare time!”

What does Nikki-Louise love most about working at Butterflies? “The fact that we have a long standing team creates a really positive working environment. It also provides consistency for the children, which is fantastic for their development and emotional wellbeing.”

 

 

 

 

Name: Jo

Job Title: Baby Room Supervisor

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2008

Qualifications: Jo has a degree in Childhood and Youth Studies and paediatric first aid training.

Hobbies and Interests: “I enjoy going on holiday and spending time with my lovely family.”

What does Jo love most about working at Butterflies? “All of our amazing children, and seeing their different characters develop over the years. We’re lucky to have lovely parents at Butterflies too.

“I also love how everyone in the Butterflies team works together and supports one another.”

 

 

Name: Kadie

Job title: Nursery Practitioner

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2014

Qualifications: Kadie has earned her Level 3 in Children’s & Young People’s Workforce

Hobbies and interests: “I love running and like to take part in local running events. I also really enjoy spending time with my family and looking after my dogs!

What does Kadie love most about working at Butterflies? “The fact that it feels like one big family.”

 

 

 

 

Name: Helen

Job Title: Bank Staff

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2018

Qualifications: Helen has earned her Level 3 NVQ in Playwork

Hobbies and Interests: “I love arts and crafts, music and DIY. I especially like sewing and crocheting!”

What does Helen love most about working at Butterflies? “Butterflies is such a welcoming environment, with really friendly staff. I love working with the children, and think the different learning environments we have are absolutely amazing.”

 

 

 

Name: Sarah

Job Title: Nursery Chef

Qualifications: Sarah has earned her NVQ Level 1 and 2 in Food Preparation and Hygiene.

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2016

Hobbies and Interests: “Reading, going on lots of walks and socialising with my family and friends.”

What does Sarah love most about working at Butterflies? “The Butterflies team are all very friendly, so that creates a really nice working environment. I really enjoying interacting with the children too, and seeing how much they love the food I prepare for them.”

 

 

 

Name: Olivia

Job Title: Childcare Practitioner

Qualifications: Olivia has a BA (Hons) in Childhood Studies

 A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Hobbies and Interests: “I absolutely love travelling and meeting new people. I also really enjoy yoga, and spending time with my friends and family.”

What does Olivia love most about working at Butterflies? “Butterflies has a really good feel about it – it’s such a positive environment for both the children and the staff. The best part of my job is spending so much time with the children, getting to know them and seeing them develop!”

 

 

Name: Hannah

Job title: Nursery Practitioner

Qualifications: Hannah has earned her Level 3 in Childcare, her Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning and her Level 1 in British Sign Language.

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2018

Hobbies and interests: “I enjoy socialising with my friends, spending time with family and walking my dog.”

What does Hannah love most about working at Butterflies? “The whole team is welcoming and very happy, and you can see how the children benefit from this by how settled they all are!”

 

Name: Holly

Job title: Apprentice

Qualifications: Holly is working towards her Level 2 Childcare NVQ.

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Hobbies and interests: “I enjoy spending time with my family, swimming and quiet time with a good book!”

What does Holly love most about working at Butterflies? “I love interacting with the children and the team here at Butterflies are very supportive and friendly. I’m excited about my future at Butterflies.”

 

 

 

Name: Emma

Job title: Nursery Practitioner

Qualifications: Emma has earned her BA(Hons) in Childhood & Youth studies.

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Hobbies and interests: “I love ancient history and learning about early civilisations like the ancient Egyptians. I also like to meditate and I’m currently learning about Buddhism. I’m also interested in baking and often cook big feasts for my family!”

What does Emma love most about working at Butterflies? “I love working with babies and seeing how they develop during our time together. I also love how creative the team at Butterflies are, there is always something fun and different going on!”

 

 

Name: Lauren

Job title: Bank Staff

Qualifications: Lauren is a qualified Level 3 Teaching Assistant & SEN.

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Hobbies and interests: “Spending time with my little boy who is two years old, taking him camping and exploring new places.”

What does Lauren love most about working at Butterflies? “The team at Butterflies are really friendly and the children are wonderful. It’s a lovely environment where so many things make you smile!”

 

 

 

Name: Jessica

Job title: Level 3 Nursery Practitioner

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Qualifications:  Jessica has a Level 3 Children and Young People’s Workforce qualification.

Hobbies and interests: “I like swimming, listening to music and cooking.”

What does Jessica love most about working at Butterflies?  “The atmosphere is so welcoming and loving. The children and staff are so happy and it’s lovely to be part of such a great team”

 

 

 

 

Name: Chloe

Job title: Level 3 Nursery Practitioner

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Qualifications:  Jessica has a CACHE Level 3 in Childcare and Education.

Hobbies and interests: “I like spending time with my family, renovating furniture, reading and live music.”

What does Jessica love most about working at Butterflies?  “The relaxed and friendly atmosphere”

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Tegan

Job title: Apprentice

A member of the Butterflies family since: 2019

Qualifications:  Jessica is working towards her Level 2 in Childcare.

Hobbies and interests: “I love spending time with family and friends and looking after my siblings.”

What does Jessica love most about working at Butterflies?  “Seeing the children’s smiles and watching them play nicely together”

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you’re looking for a nursery in Birkenhead, pop in to meet our team in person! We’re so proud of our nursery that we’re happy to show parents around without at an appointment.