Meet Our Amazing Team...

"I am so proud of our excellent team here at Early Inspirations, we continue to support and motivate each other at all levels. We have built a loving and caring nursery, in which we are motivated by the progress of our children".

"My favourite thing about Early Inspirations is the amazing people I have met, from staff to children, I feel like I have made friends and memories for life. I love that I am now completing my childcare qualification as I can now contribute to the development of the next generation".

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Natasha Richards

Director

My Name is Natasha and I am the founder of Early Inspirations Nursery. Early Inspirations was founded in 2011. Prior to starting my business I have been a Primary School Teacher, SEN Inclusion Officer and Nursery Manager. I have over 20 years of experience working with children and families.

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Wendy Roberts

Nursery Manager

My Name is Wendy, I have worked at Early Inspirations for 7 years. I started as an apprentice and I now have my Level 6 BA Honours in Childhood Studies and Manage Early Inspirations. As I have thrived and developed throughout my time here, I also enjoy watching how our children progress and develop throughout their time here at Early Inspirations.

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Skye Ledger

Deputy Manager/SENCO

My name is Skye, I started at Early Inspirations in 2015 hoping to complete my Level 2 as an apprentice. I am now studying to complete my Level 4 & 5 in childcare and continue to progress through the company. I have had experience in all rooms and I am now the joint Room Leader of Preschool, alongside my role as SENCO.

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Alexandra Ferguson

Business Administrator

My name is Alex, I started with Early Inspirations two years ago as the Business Administrator. I was so inspired by the progress of the staff and their determination and experience that I am now completing my Level 3 in Childcare and have gained many more relevant qualifications and a vast amount of experience in Business Administration.

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Janine Robinson

Activity and Display Co-ordinator

Hello my name is Janine and I have been working with Early Inspirations since 2012. I began as the Nursery Cook, then in 2013 I completed my Level 2 and have since progressed throughout the company, now working towards Level 5  in Childhood Studies and youth. I am currently enjoying my creative role as Activity and display co-ordinator whilst also supporting Preschool as shared Room Leader.

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Shakera Cunningham

Receptionist

Hello My Name is Shakera, I have been with Early Inspirations for 8 years and I initally started as a Nursery Cook, I then went on to complete my Level 2 in Administration and also my Level 2 in Childcare. Both of my children have attended Early Inspirations. I now work as the Nursery Receptionist.

Rukhsana Bibi

Nursery Cook

My name is Rukhsana, I currently work as the Nursery Cook at Early Inspirations. Whilst being at Early Inspirations I have completed my Level 2 in childcare so that I can also input in childcare as well as nutrition and healthy eating.

"I first opened Early Inspirations, in a deprived area to provide a safe and nurturing environment for the community. Since opening, we have been able to build a positive, vibrant and purposeful environment for our children, parents and staff, whilst offering support and guidance".

"I love working in a team of people who are driven and passionate about their job. The Nursery gives opportunity for continuous improvements in both professional and personal development.

Providing care, education and equal opportunities for all children is at the core of Early Inspirations."

"At Early Inspirations it feels like I am working with Family, all of my peers are very helpful and lovely people. I am so happy to be excelling with my childcare qualifications so I can continue to contribute towards the development of the children in our community"

“I love Early Inspirations because my boss and manager are brilliant and amazing. They have really helped me”

"I enjoy the positivity that staff project and the teamwork between staff and parents, to ensure the most for our children. I have been able to boost my self-confidence by specialised training courses. 1 to 1 meetings, team meetings and online courses have also boosted my knowledge in childcare as I have progressed through my apprenticeship".

"I have always enjoyed working with children, helping them strive from an early age brings me immense joy. Whilst being at Early Inspirations I have been able to contribute towards building a nurturing and empowering environment. Early Inspirations has also helped me make progress due to the great staff and inclusion".

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Megan Roberts

Baby Room 

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Christina Farrer

Baby Room

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Saira Bibi

Preschool 

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Prisca Welo

Caterpillar Room Leader

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Shabnaz Akhter

Caterpillar Room

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Rebecca Kiggin

Caterpillar Room

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Stephanie Trow

Preschool 

My name is Rebecca, I joined Early Inspirations in January of this year. I am completing my Level 3 in childcare. I have a son and my new knowledge is also able to help me further his development as well as the children  at Early Inspirations.

My name is Stephanie, I first started with Early Inspirations in 2013 during my time here, I successfully completed my Level 3 childcare qualification. I then left in 2015 to gain experience of working in a school.  I returned in January of this year and I am really enjoying working here again!

My name is Roy, I started with Early Inspirations earlier this year as the Handy Man. I have had many years’ experience working in schools. The children call me 'Bob The Builder'!

My name is Saira, I have worked at Early Inspirations for 6 years, I started of as a Level 2 apprentice and now I am  qualified to Level 2. I enjoy working with children, and making lots of progress in continuing professional development. I have gained lots of experience working with different age groups at Early Inspirations.

Hello, my name is Prisca Welo, I have worked at early inspirations since 4th November 2017 in the toddlers room. I qualified as a level 2 practitioner in 2018, became the toddler room leader in September 2018 and then became a qualified level 3 practitioner in 2020.

Hello, my name is Shabnaz, I have worked at Early Inspirations for three years in Baby Room, which I have thoroughly enjoyed. I have recently moved to Caterpillar Room and I am excited for the challenge and change. I have completed my level 2 in childcare and continuously look to enhance my CPD.

My name is Megan, I have completed my Level 3 in childcare and Lead the baby room. I really love working with children, spending time with children each day, and supporting them to develop and grow is my passion.

My name is Christina, I have completed my Level 3 in childcare  and have been working with Early Inspirations since 2019. I have experience of work with the tremendous two year olds and I am now supporting baby room.

"Everyone at Early Inspirations works together as a team, continuously putting ideas forward to ensure we always provide the best environment and activities for our Children"

I like that we all work as a team and we are all positive at all times. I also I also like that we have lots of different stimulating activities in each room for different ages and abilities. We put a lot of work into our activity planning. One of my favourite things is our Parents Evening.
 

Early Inspirations follows the requirements for safer recruitment as set out by Early Years Foundation Stages Statutory Requirements.