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Meet the team
Claire Grain is Bellaclaire’s Co-
Claire has A-
Claire is DBS checked and holds her Food & Hygiene certificate.
Rachel Holmes is Bellaclaire’s Manager and Child Protection Designated Personnel.
Rachel has over 23 years experience working in childcare and brings a wealth of knowledge and qualifications with her. Rachel is enthusiastic and encouraging with all the children and the team we are delighted to have her on board.
Qualifications: Health & Social Care National Vocation, Nursery Nursing Diploma Level 3, Working with Parents, 6 Areas of learning early goals, ICT, Positive Behaviours, Child Protection, Effective communications, Behaviour Strategies in early years, Rhyme Sacks, Early Years Foundation, Basic Child Protection, Child Protection Designated Personnel, Positive Behaviour, Paediatric First Aid Trained, Epi Pen Training, Febrile Convulsions in Children. Food & Hygiene. DBS Cleared. Rachel is working towards her Level 4. Ecat Qualified. Senco Qualified. Rachel is also Early Language Lead Practitioner.
Qualifications: Early Years Care & Education Level 3 City & Guilds, Open University Level 4 Early Years Practice, Child Protection, Soft Toy Maths, Development of Speech & Language, Anaphylaxis Awareness, Paediatric First Aid, Food & Hygiene, Designated Senco, Designated Enco. DBS Cleared.
Kirsty Empson is our Curriculum Lead Manager & Child Protection Designated Personnel.
Kirsty has been working in childcare as a vocation since leaving College, Kirsty has a fabulous friendly approach to the children who respond well to her kind manner and love for creative play.
Qualifications: Advanced Level 3 in Childcare, Enco, GCSE’s including English, Maths, Extended National Diploma Health and Social Care Level Three, Paediatric First Aid Trained, BTEC in Sport with distinction, ICT. Child Development. DBS Cleared. Kirsty is working towards her Level 4. Kirsty also has Basic Child Protection, Kirsty is also trained in Ecat and EAL.
Kirsty is our Designated Child Protection Person and Senco. Kirsty is also Early Language Lead Practitioner.
Christine Stanescu is Bellaclaire’s Deputy Manager
Christine joined us in August and comes with a wealth of experience. She loves to play and interact with the children and is a welcome addition to the team.
Qualifications: Christine has a degree in political science, and Level 3 Nursery Management. Children and workforce Level 2 & 3. Christine has attended various different courses including, Child Protection, Food Safety & Hygiene and she is Level 2 in control of infection. She is DBS checked and Christine is now qualified to Level 5. Christine is Paediatric first aid trained with Anaphylaxis awareness. Christine is also Early Language Lead Practitioner.
Aneka Diaper is one of Bellaclaire’s Nursery Assistant’s. Aneka joined Bellaclaire in May 2016, Aneka is a mummy of two and has come back into employment after enjoying bringing up her children.
Aneka has her Food and Hygiene and is DBS cleared.
Aneka will assist the team at lunch times and enjoys her role interacting with the children as they have their lunches.
Becca Russell is one of Bellaclaire’s Nursery Assistant’s. (Apprentice). Becca joined
Bellaclaire in May 2016, Becca is studying her Level 2 in Childcare at CRC and will
go on to do her Level 3. Becca has GCSE’s in English, Maths, History, Religious Studies,
Drama and English Literature. Becca is a keen dancer and has been dancing since she
was 4 years old. Becca attended 3-
Becca is DBS cleared and has her food and hygiene.
Keeley has GCSE’s in English, Maths and French. Keeley is paediatric first aid trained. Keeley is qualified in Basic Child Protection. Keeley is also trained in Makaton which is fabulous for Bellaclaire, we now have two staff with Makaton. Keeley has a kind a gentle approach and the children have already warmed to her.
Keeley loves to travel and experience new cultures and meeting new people.
Bellaclaire Childcare Limited
99 & 101 High Street
01954 789745 • 07519 389797
Tel: 01954 789745
Mob: 07519 389797