The Team

The Management Team

Owner and Administrator

Lesley Grant

Qualified with Level 5 Cache Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Service.

The Nursery was established by Lesley in 2002 and expanded in September 2014 to use a classroom within the grounds of Croughton All Saints Primary School.

Settings Manager

Emma Semowonyk

Qualified with Level 5 Cache Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Service.

Emma has worked at the nursery since January 2010, firstly leading the Peter Rabbits Rabbits room and now running the Nursery building and ensuring both sites are staffed appropriately.

Deputy Manager

Alyce Haverson

Qualified with Level 5

Alyce has worked at Puddleducks since June 2015, first starting in the nursery building, progressing to Deputy Manager of the Pre-School and now moving back into the nursery building.

Pre-School Manager

Kelly Bishop

Qualified Level 5 City and Guilds Enhanced Practice

Kelly has worked at Puddleducks since January 2013, starting as an apprentice and working hard to get highly qualified and moving up through the settings.

Pre-School Deputy

Zahira Tai

Qualified with an Early Childhood Studies degree

Zahira has worked at Puddleducks since October 2016, first starting in the Pre-School building and progressing to room leader in the nursery and now Deputy Manager.