Ashley Broadbent is the Nursery Manager here at Swan Meadow. She has worked at Swan Meadow for 13 years and has worked with a wide range of ages, and worked in Pre-school for a period of time. Ashley has 6 years’ experience in a managerial role working closely with the Directors of the nursery. She has gained a Level 4 qualification in Childcare over her time here and has a great deal of knowledge as a manager and has gained all the relevant qualifications.
Amy Crowley is the Deputy Manager here at Swan Meadow. Amy has worked at Swan Meadow for over 5 years and has been a part of the management team for over 3 and a half years working closely with Ashley over this time. She also has experience in the 2-3 Room and as the Room Leader of both the Toddler Room and Baby Room. She has extensive knowledge of working with a wide range of ages across the whole EYFS. Amy has a Level 3 qualification in Childcare and all other relevant qualifications.
Emma Blyden is the joint 2-3 Room Leader and also carries out office support working closely with the nursery management, having recently commenced her role as Acting Deputy Manager at Swan Meadow Cottage. She has gained vast experience leading in every room within the nursery over her 8 years working at Swan Meadow. She has worked with both our nursery and Swan Meadow Cottage over the last few years within various roles. Emma has gained a Level 4 qualification in Childcare over her time here and has a great deal of experience within the Early Years.
Beth is the Baby Room Leader and has worked at Swan Meadow for 7 years. She has prior experience working in the Baby Room and has training in understanding the unique needs of babies. Beth has a level 3 qualification in Early Years and has extensive knowledge of the childcare sector. Beth has previously worked within the 2-3 Room and has been a second in charge for the past 4 years working closely with the Senior Management Team to gain the experience and knowledge to carry out her new role.
Rebeccah is the Toddler Room Leader and has worked at Swan Meadow for over 6 years. She has worked as the Baby Room Leader prior to her new role in the Toddler Room and has developed a fantastic routine within the room. She has previously worked in both the Toddler and 2-3 Room, gaining experience across a wide age range within the EYFS. Rebeccah has a Level 4 in Early Years and continues to extend her knowledge throughout this sector with regular training, and baby specific training.
Keyleigh is the joint 2-3 Room Leader and has worked at Swan Meadow for over 6 years. Keyleigh has gained a great deal of knowledge working with children in both the Toddler and 2-3 Room over her time here. Keyleigh has recently completed a level 5 qualification in the area of Children and Young People with added Early Years whilst completing her degree. Keyleigh has worked within the Senior Management Team for the last 18 months, working closely with management to develop routines and teams.
Sara is the Head of Pre-school and the SENDCO for Swan Meadow Nursery with 6 years experience with the company. She has been within the Pre-school since September 2017 and worked in the 2-3 Room prior to this for 4 years. She has a great understanding of working with the older age range children. Sara has undertaken training based on her desire to work closely with children with additional needs. She has a Level 3 qualification in Childcare and Teaching Assistant and is a fully qualified Nursery SENDCO.