Staff - Catkins

Catkins Nursery Horsham
Catkins Ofsted Oustanding
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Nursery Manager / Director

Level 3
1st Designated Child Protection Officer

“I like to be ‘hands on’ as a manager/owner to know all the children in our care and the little things that are important to them. I usually create a real mess on the craft table too… any excuse to get covered in paint, shaving foam etc!”
Mrs Cathy Walden

Deputy Manager

CACHE Level 3
Diploma in Childcare & Education
2nd Child Protection Officer

“ I’m always full of energy and ready to get stuck in with anything messy. I love seeing the children laughing, being happy and achieving their goals.”  
Miss Beckie Beavis

Senior Nursery Practitioner

CACHE Level 3
Diploma for Children & Young People's Workforce

“I am the funny one, I am always bubbly and cheerful, I cope with anything that comes my way! I love to watch the children learn through play and achieve new skills.”
Miss Lauren Balicki

Nursery Practitioner

CACHE Level 3
Diploma In Child Care and Education
3rd Child Protection Officer
Mrs Michelle Scott

Senior Nursery Practitioner (Office Admin & School Holiday Cover)

NVQ Level 3
Child Care & Education

“I am at Catkins working part time in the late afternoon on office administration and then I work mainly in the room with the children in the school holidays.

I have watched Catkins Nursery grow from the very beginning and evolve into the setting it is today.”
Mrs Kerry Cranford

Nursery Practitioner

Level 3
TQUK Diploma for the Children's Workforce (Early Years Educator)
Miss Sandra Hawkins

Nursery Practitioner

Level 3
Diploma In Childcare & Education (Early Years Educator)

“It is good fun working at Catkins, every day is a new adventure. I really enjoy seeing all the children happy, it is the highlight of my day.”
Miss Abbi Stevens

Nursery Apprentice

Working towards Level 3
(Early Years Educator)
Mrs Plamena Massimo

Nursery Assistant
Mrs Caroline Roberts

Kitchen Assistant

CIEH Food Hygiene
Level 2
Mrs Shushik Riasenko

Nursery Cleaner
Miss Shelly Cox

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