My name is Jenny. I started Larkfield Daycare 10 years ago as a childminding setting in my home on Larkfield Road. I am really proud of what it has become and how we have grown over the years. I started childminding so I could care for my first son Jamie and now my second son Elliot comes to work with me.
I have a Level 3 in childcare, SENCO Level 2, and qualifications in First Aid, Safeguarding, Autism awareness, and Management.
Hi my name is Sarah and I am the manager of Larkfield, I have been working in nurseries since I was 17, I have worked in a variety of nursery’s I have also worked in agencies to see how other nursery’s work. I love being involved in the children learning to see how they grow into young people and watching their little personalities blossom! I have my NVQ 3, first aid, safeguarding, food hygiene and more. I am currently completing level 3 SENCo and level 4 management course.
My name is Lyn Beck I have been working at Larkfield Daycare for over 6 years. I am level 2 qualified, pediatric first aid, safe guarding, food hygiene, health and safety and have worked with children for over 40 years. I love my job as a nursery practitioner as I like to see the children reach all their milestones within are setting.
Hi I am Megan. I have worked at Larkfield for over a year now. I have almost completed my NVQ Level 2 with TPM and I have loved every minute since starting at Larkfield, meeting all the amazing staff and children. It is so rewarding seeing the children grow into their own little personalities.
Due to the situation with Covid Destiny has returned to her family in Ireland but we hope she will be returning to us when she can.
My name is Destiny and i am qualified NVQ level 3 in childcare and have paediatric first aid. I am currently studying a degree in Early Childhood studies at Liverpool John Moores University. I have some previous experience working with children in nurseries and love it. Being a childcare practitioner is rewarding seeing the children learn, grow and develop with the support you give them.
My name is Kirsty Dryhurst i am an 18 year old apprentice, i have a level 2 in Health and Social care and am currently working towards my NVQ level 2 in childcare. I love working with children and seeing them grow, i find it very rewarding.
Hi my name is Robyn, I am NVQ level 3 qualified with first aid training, I have worked with children in different settings for over 10 years. I love working with children and being part of their learning and development and also watching them grow with their own individual personalities. I also have my own little boy Jake who is 6.
Hi I'm Sam, I'm the room leader in Larkfield and have worked here for over a year. I am Level 2 qualified, currently doing my level 3 qualification. I have my own little girl, Ava, who's 6. I am also trained in paediatric first aid. I love working with children and watching them grow into their own person😊
Chloe joined us in February 2020, She has over 12 years experience working in nurseries and she has a Level 3 qualification in childcare.
Katie has been with us for many years now and previously worked in the childminding setting. She has completed her level 2 qualification and is working towards her level 3.
Sofia finished school this year and recently joined us on a traineeship at larkfield, after her traineeship she hopes to start an apprenticeship and continue working in childcare.