Our staff are selected very carefully, not only for their qualification and experience but also for their love for children. We understand that continuity of care for your children is paramount and for that reason we are totally committed to promoting staff loyalty.

Carol L Crosbie- Early Years Education Manager/ Designated Safeguarding Officer. (B.Ed Hons-Early Years, EYPS)

Jane Downs- Nursery Cook (Level 2 in Food Hygiene)

Baby Area

Danielle Hemmings- Baby Room Leader/Deputy Safeguarding Officer (Level 3 in Early Learning and Childcare)

Sakshi Pala- Nursery Apprentice (working towards Level 3 in Childcare and Education)

Aliyah Esat- Nursery Assistant(Working towards B.A Hons Children, Families and Community Health)

Toddler/ Pre-school

Mariza Xenou- Room Leader /Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENC).(Pedagogical Science for Early Childhood)

Olivia Anthony- Nursery Nurse (Level 2 in Children and Education)

Alexandra Andrei-Nursery Nurse (QTS & BA- English and French Linguistics and Literature)

All of our staff hold/are undertaking their qualifications in Food Hygiene, First Aid, Safeguarding, Equality and Diversity training.

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Carol Crosbie
Early Years Education Manager

tel: 0116 252 5056

University of Leicester Nursery,
(Access via Danielle Brown Sports centre, Entrance 1)
Wyggeston Drive,
Off University Road,

tel: 0116 252 5880