Our Practitioners

Kirat Kaur
Nursery Manager
Education: Degree
Experience: Level 3 In Childcare
Hobbies: Going to the Gym
I have a degree in Business Management and Economics and I am currently working towards level 3 in childcare. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and keeping active by going to the […]
Rebecca Allen
Deputy Manager
Education: Basic Food Hygiene
Experience: 5 Year
Hobbies: Family Activities
I am the cook at Appleton, I really enjoy my time providing nutritious exciting meals for the children. Creating meals and watching them being enjoyed is very rewarding. […]
Beatie Price
Supply staff
Education: GCSEs
Experience: 1 Year in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Dancing and Family
 I have worked at  Appleton since May 2017 I have worked through  out the hole nursery I enjoy working with children encouraging them to thrive in my spare I go to time I work in a dance school helping children […]
Charlie Anne Schindler
Supply staff
Education: GCSEs
Experience: 1 Year in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Friends and Family
I find working at Appleton very rewarding. I enjoy working in all the rooms throughout the nursery supporting the staff in their daily activities. I have a son of my own so when not at nursery I am very busy […]
Sharon Haines
Holiday club
Education: NVQ 3
Experience: 8 Years in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Tracing My Family Tree
I have worked at Appleton nursery for about 8 years and I really enjoy working here. In my spare time I love spending time with my grandchildren and seeing my family. I have been tracing my family tree for about 9 […]
Steph Hughes
Ladybirds Practitioner
Education: NVQ 3
Experience: 6 Years in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Day's Out With My Family
I have worked at Appleton day nursery since 2003 during this time I have also worked two seasons overseas working in kids clubs for Thomas cook and I have done charity work in Gambia, Africa but always returned to this […]
Kim Boddy
Butterflies Practitioner
Education: Behavioural NVQ 3
Experience: 7 Years in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Outdoor Adventures
My name is Kim and I have worked at Appleton for nearly 6 years. I find my job very rewarding from helping children to learn to walk or eating with a knife and fork every day is different. My free […]
Alice Thompson
Butterflies Practitioner
Education: NVQ 3
Experience: 7 Year in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Spending Time With Family
My name is Alice Thompson, I’ve been working here at Appleton day nursery for two years, I’ve had 7 years of experience working with Children and have a level 3 NVQ Qualification in childcare. […]
Leanne Samuels
Bumblebees Practitioner Safe Guarding Officer
Education: NVQ 3
Experience: 9 Years in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Going On Adventures
I have been in  childcare at Appleton for 9 years.Most of my free time is taken up by my 7yr old son, we love to go swimming and visiting new places. We are a very creative duo always making things, […]
Laura Wooley
Bumblebees Practitioner
Education: NVQ 3
Experience: 3 Years in Preschool Education
Hobbies: Outdoor Activities
I have been working at Appleton for 3 years. I enjoy working here and building relationships with the children. In my spare time I enjoy going being outside and doing different activities along with my husband and step son. […]