Middle Room Team

Middle Room Team Leader

Dawn has been with our team since 2012 and has been supporting Cat as Deputy Manager for several years. Most recently, Dawn has become team leader in our Middle Room. Dawn loves using the children's ideas to inspire their daily experiences in nursery - especially if they are messy!

Middle Room Team Leader

Heather has been a member of our team since 2001 and holds her Level 3 NVQ in Early Years and Education. Although currently based in our Middle Room, Heather has worked with all age ranges across our setting and loves supporting and watching the children grow and develop. Heather enjoys getting messy with the little ones, inspiring their learning and nurturing their curiosity.

Senior Nursery Practitioner

Alice joined our team in 2021 and is based with our Middle Room children. Alice holds a Foundation Degree in Early Childhood and Youth Professional Studies, and her knowledge of early educational theory is a key influence her practice. Alice has worked in childcare since 2007 and has gained experience working with varied age groups and children with SEND. As a mother to two girls herself, Alice loves being able to see children grow, develop and thrive under her care.

Nursery Practitioner

Will has been with our team since 2016 and holds a Level 3 NVQ qualification. Will is a keen Scouter with a love for the outdoors and imaginative play, using his unique skills to help spark children's curiosity. Will is also an integral part of our Badgers Holiday club, based at Airbus in Broughton. Wills ability to always think positivity ensures high levels of curiosity, imagination and wellbeing amongst the children in his care.

Nursery Practitioner

Gill has been a part of the nursery team for many years. She loves supporting the Middle Room children in their progression to Preschool.

Nursery Practitioner

Hazel has been a part of our team for since 2005 and holds a Level 3 qualification in childcare. Hazel is a keen cyclist and loves the outdoors, which helps inspire her practice.

Nursery Apprentice

Lizzy joined our team in 2022 and will be undertaking her Apprenticeship in Level 2 Childcare with us. Having attended the nursery herself as a young child, it has felt incredibly special to welcome Lizzy back into the GSDN family.

Nursery Practitioner

Kirsty has been a part of the nursery team for 13 years. Kirsty is Level 3 qualified and holds an Advanced SEN qualification. In her spare time, Kirsty works as a support worker for a family with two children.