Our Staff

All our staff are First Aid trained and attend regular relevant training to keep all staff up-to-date with new policies and procedures.

Joanne Moss - Nursery Owner

I completed my BTEC National Diploma L3 in Nursery Nursing in 1993 and have worked in childcare ever since. Before purchasing Cranleigh Lodge in 2007, I managed a 42 place nursery for 10 years. During that time I completed my Level 4 in Management. Over the years I have updated training in Special Educational Needs (SENCo) and Paediatric First Aid as well as many short courses available through Bournemouth Borough Council). I am First Aid trained.

Hannah Jones - Nursery Manager

I have completed my CACHE Level 3 and NVQ level 3 in Early Years Care & Education. I also have a foundation degree in Management. I started working at Cranleigh Lodge inOctober 2010. I am First Aid trained.

Katie Miller - Deputy Nursery Manager & Early Years Teacher

I have completed my level 3 for the children and young people’s workforce. I also have a BSc degree in Psychology and hold Early Years Teacher Status. I started working here in April 2012. I am First Aid trained. I am on maternity leave until April 2019.

Tessa Hibberd - Temporary deputy manager (covering maternity leave)

I recently completed by BA (hons) degree in Childhood and Youth Studies. I started working here in January 2015. I am First Aid trained.

Emily Parratt - Robins Room Leader

I have completed my CACHE level 3 in Childcare and Education. I started working here in September 2014. I am First Aid trained.

Lauren Cragg - Nursery Practitioner

I have completed my  level 3. I am first aid trained. ​I started working here in August 2015. I am on maternity leave until July 2019.

Jade Fairbrass - Parrot's Room Leader

I have level 3 child care, a BA HONOURS IN education studies and am based in pre-school. I started working here in December 2017. I am on maternity leave until April 2019.

Leanne Pitt - Apprentice

I have completed my Level 2 in childcare and am working towards my Level 3. I am based in toddlers room. I am First Aid trained. ​I started working here in October 2017.

Dawn Evans - Temporary Parrots room leader (covering maternity leave)

​I have completed my CACHE Level 3 in Childcare and Education. I started working here in March 2018. I am First Aid trained.

Julie Rowbottom - Temporary Hummingbirds room leader (covering maternity leave)

I have completed my CACHE Level 3 in Childcare and Education. I started working here in February 2018. I am first aid trained.

Kelly Stretch - Nursery Practitioner

I have Level 3 in child care and education, level 3 safeguarding and I started in May 2018.

Kezia Moss - Apprentice

I have completed my Level 2 in childcare and am currently doing level 3. I started in June 2018.

Melanie Riding - Apprentice

I am currently doing a Level 3 in childcare and I started in September 2018.

Amber Clapcott - Nursery Practitioner

I have completed my Level 3 in childcare and I started in August 2018.

Jade a'Beckett - Nursery Practitioner

I have completed my Level 3 in childcare, I am first aid trained and I started working here in September 2013.