Our Staff:

All Pebbles Day Nursery  staff members have been selected for their qualifications, experience and particularly their love of children.  We work as a team, creating a stimulating environment where children can learn, play and develop in a loving and caring environment.

Pebbles Day Nursery invests continuously in training and development for staff members.  This in turn brings new ideas and initiatives into the workplace, while consistently maintaining our exceptionally high standards.

Kelly Phillips

Manager

Originally from Aberdare but has lived in Bishopston with her husband and three children since 2008

Qualifications: NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Child Care; about to start NVQ Level 5

Passionate about my children; they are my life and most things I do involve them

What people don’t know about me is that when I was 18 I was a trainee dental nurse

Rhian Davies

Trainer

From Gowerton, Swansea

Qualifications: Level 3 Childcare Learning and Development  /  Level 3 Elklan Speech, Language and Communication / Degree in Child Psychology and Social Science.

Passionate about learning.

What people don’t know about me is that I love animals and my garden and one day would like a small holding to keep sheep, pigs, goats and chickens.

Pauline Hawkins

Deputy Manager

From Aberdare

Qualifications: NNEB and NVQ level 5 in child care

She is passionate about her family and the children she works with.

What you may not know about Pauline is that she recently had major heart surgery

 

Lauren Hopkins

Senior Room Leader/Nursery Practitioner

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ  Level 2 and Level 3 in Child Care and Play Works; currently working toward NVQ Level 5

I am  passionate about my Family

Something people don’t know about me is when I was younger I had an imaginary friend who came everywhere with me and my mad had to make and buy extra meals for her

Kristen Evans

Senior Room Leader/Nursery Practitioner

From Aberdare

Qualifications: BSc Hons Health and social care, full qualified teacher – Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) primary.

I am  passionate about children and the importance of high quality early years experiences

Something people don’t know about me is that I once watched a Wales Six Nations match with Gareth Thomas, Rupert Moon and Rachel Taylor … in my parents’ living room!

Natasha Thomas

Nursery Practitioner

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 2 and Level 3 in Child Care

I am passionate about my family and friends

Something people don’t know about me is that when I love spending time with my nieces and nephews when I am not in work

Tamzin Cuggy-Jennings

Nursery Practitioner

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 in Child Care; NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care

I am passionate about family, friends and my dog.

Something people don’t know about me is that when I was three I ran into a gate coming out of nursery and had to have stitches in my head

Morgan Saunders

Nursery Practitioner

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 in Child Care

I am passionate about anything creative such as drawing and painting

Something people don’t know about me is that one day I would like to travel and see the world

Danielle Donovan

Nursery Practitioner

From Port Talbot

Qualifications: CACHE Level 3 diploma childcare and education

Ffion is very passionate about here family and friends and making sure and having the best experiences with them

What people don’t know about me is that I spent time living in Rome being a nanny

 

 

What people don’t know about her is that she likes to binge watch on Netflix when she’s not in work

Ffion John

Nursery Practitioner

From Kittle in Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 2 & 3 in childcare diploma and level 2 in Health and social care

Ffion is very passionate about spending time with my family and friends

What people don’t know about her is that she likes to binge watch on Netflix when she’s not in work

Linda Roberts

Nursery Practitioner

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 in Child Care

I am passionate about family – they are my life

I  have 3 children, 7 grand children and I am also a full time foster carer

Asia Lani Webber

Nursery Practitioner (part time)

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (extended diploma)

I am passionate about my Family friends and travelling

Something people don’t know about me is that I am fluent in German.

Kazia Bielak

Nursery Practitioner

From Swansea

Qualifications: NVQ Level 2 and Level 3  in Child Care

I am passionate about my family and friends

Something people don’t know about me is that I love seeing my friends and family and going out

Nanny Pat Phillips

Chef

From Swansea

I am passionate about taking  my dog Rio for long walks

I  have 2 sons and 6 grandchildren