Aimée Gartland is the Manager here at Swan Meadow Cottage and has worked for the company for 7 years.
She started her career at our Delph nursery, working as a Nursery Nurse and Room Leader within the Toddler Room and 2-3 Room. She gained her Level 3 qualification and attended a variety of training sessions before becoming part of the management team.
Aimee has gained extensive experience managing our Delph nursery and has transferred these skills to her role as Manager of the Cottage. She works closely with both management teams as well as the nursery Directors in order to ensure the best outcomes for all children.
Amy Bowers is the Deputy Manager at Swan Meadow Cottage and has worked at the nursery for 4 years.
She has been part of the management team for 3 years, she also has a wealth of experience with working in the Toddler Room, 2-3 Room and was Pre-School Room Leader for a year before becoming Deputy Manager.
Amy has a level 3 qualification in Children’s Care, Learning and Development and has extensive knowledge of supporting and extending children’s development. She attends regular training and network meetings in order to remain up to date with new legislation and practices within the Early Years.
Samantha Coleman is the Head of Woodland School and has worked at Swan Meadow Cottage for over 3 years.
She was previously Pre-School Room Leader and also has experience with the 2-3 Room, gaining extensive knowledge with over 2s development and education.
Samantha works closely with the management team to ensure the highest of standards across both rooms. She has a level 3 qualification in Child Care and Education and attends regular courses to enhance the provisions available for the over 2s including sign-a-long, phonics and learning in the outdoors.
Stacey Fletcher is the Baby Room Leader and has worked for Swan Meadow Nurseries for over 5 years, she has worked at both the Delph Nursery and the Cottage Nursery.
Stacey has also been the Room Leader of the 2-3 Room, gaining lots of knowledge with a range of ages in the EYFS. Stacey has a level 3 qualification in Children’s Care, Learning and Development, she attends other training courses to boost her knowledge of babies’ development.
She uses the Solihull approach in order to offer advice and support to parents.
Katie Breivogel is the Toddler Room Leader and has worked at Swan Meadow Cottage for over 4 years. She has worked in the Toddler Room since May 2016 and was previously Baby Room Leader, gaining extensive knowledge in the under 2s.
Katie is Level 3 qualified in Childcare and Education, she is currently studying towards completing her degree in Childhood and Youth studies and is keen to put her new training into practice.
Kayleigh Jackson is the 2-3 Room Leader and has worked at Swan Meadow Cottage for over 2 years.
She has been in the 2-3 Room since January 2017 and has previously worked in both the Baby Room and Toddler Room, gaining lots of knowledge in the under 3s.
Kayleigh has a BA Hons in Childhood and Youth Studies and is continually putting her extensive knowledge into practice through a multitude of room development plans to further enhance the children’s learning.
Leanne Goss is the Pre-School Room Leader and has worked at Swan Meadow Cottage for over 2 years.
She became the Room Leader in April 2017 and has previously worked in the Baby Room giving her a wide range of skills and knowledge within the EYFS.
Leanne has a Level 3 qualification in Child Care and Education and attends regular training to aid with preparing the children for a smooth transition to school.