Meet the Staff

Julie Saxton - Children’s service Co-ordinator

Julie has been at Sidcop Nursery since October 1995.

Julie has a Bhil in Early Childhood Studies and has Early Years Professional status. Julie has over 18 years experience in childcare.


Kerry Tupman - Nursery Manager

Kerry joined the team in October 2002.

Kerry has a BA in Early childhood Studies. Kerry has over 15 years experience in childcare.


Clare Hawcroft - Out of School Club Manager / Senior Early Years Practitioner

Clare joined the team in February 2006.

Clare has a BTEC National Diploma in Nursery Nursing,level3 and playwork level 3.

Clare has over 21 years experience working in childcare.


Samantha Raynor – Senior Early Years Practitioner

Samantha has been at Sidcop Nursery since 2014.

Samantha has a Foundation Degree in Early Years Studies and has over 7 years experience working in childcare.


Laura Holmes – Early Years Practitioner

Laura joined the team in September 2009.

Laura has a Cache Diploma in Nursery Nursing (Level 3).

Laura has 4 years experience working here at Sidcop Nursery.


Tracey Widdowson - Early Years Practitioner

Tracey joined the team in December 2009.

Tracey has a level 3 diploma in childcare and education.

Tracey has over 8 years experience working in childcare.


Stacey James - Early Years Practitioner

Stacey joined the team in September 2012.

Stacey has a level 2 in childcare and working towards level 3 in childcare.

Stacey has gained her experience here at Sidcop Nursery volunteering for 12 months before gaining employment.


Rachel Ellis – Early Years Practitioner

Rachel has been at Sidcop Nursery since September 2014.

Rachel has Level 3 in Childcare.


Nicola Stanley – Early Years Practitioner

Nicola has had several years experience as a volunteer at Sidcop Nursery and started as a full time member of staff in September 2014.

Nicola has Early Years Teacher Status.


Diane Cooper - Nursery cook

Diane Cooper is our nursery cook and works on a daily basis in our 5 star rated kitchen. She has a food safety and hygiene level 2 certificate.


Matthew Scatchard – Office and Administration Manager

Matthew has been at Sidcop Nursery since October 2014.

Matthew has a Level 2 in Business and Administration and is currently working towards his Level 3.


Andrea Randle – Cleaner

Andrea has been at Sidcop Nursery since November 2014.


Chelsea Cassidy – Early Years Apprentice

Chelsea has been at Sidcop Nursery since February 2015.

Chelsea is working towards her Level 2 in Childcare.


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