Meet The Team

At the Woodlands Day Nursery & Preschool, we pride ourselves on having a leadership team with extensive teaching experience in providing outstanding practise in childcare and educational settings. We have a strong belief that all children should have the opportunity to enjoy learning and develop to their full potential in all areas of the curriculum. 

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kathryn davies

Nursery Manager and Teacher

Kathryn has a PGCE in Primary Teaching and is a qualified teacher. Kathryn has 16 years’ experience working in School settings. Kathryn worked for 4 years being a Teaching assistant before specialising as a teacher in Early Years for the past 12 years. During her teaching career Kathryn has had a main role in leading the Phonics programme that promotes Literacy within the school. Kathryn has also been actively involved in developing a range of strategies, teaching programs and policies. In her teaching career, Kathryn has contributed significantly in the raise and development of standards across the curriculum.

 

rachael owens

Nursery Manager and Early Years Practitioner

Rachael has a foundation degree in Early Years along with 15 years’ experience within a range of childcare settings working with various ages. Rachael has successfully managed childcare within the private sector. Rachael's most recent early years practitioner role has been in a school setting where she has contributed significantly in the raise and development of standards across the curriculum.