Meet Our Staff

Tracy Green

Tracy Green is the owner of the nursery and along with Jane McKee is responsible for the overall management.


Jane Mckee

2016-09-15-09-54-56Jane Mckee is the Nursery Manager and  joined the nursery in March 2010.  Jane holds the Cache Level 4 NVQ in Childrens Care, Learning and Development and has over 10 years experience in a nursery environment.

Chloe Godbold

Chloe GodboldChloe Godbold is Assistant Manager. She holds the BTEC Diploma in Childhood Studies and joined the nursery in June 2001. Chloe covers the nursery rooms when required. Chloe also has children of her own.

Vicky Mackenzie

P142409-0027Vicky Mackenzie is assistant manager. She holds a level 6 in Early Childhood Studies as well as her Early Years Teaching Status. Vicky joined the nursery in April 2014. Vicky has a wealth of experience of working in a nursery environment as well as having children of her own.

Baby Buds Room

Alyssa Clatworthy

Alyssa Clatworthy is room leader of the Baby room. Alyssa joined the nursery in June 2017. Alyssa holds a level 3 certificate in childcare and has worked in a nursery setting for a number of years. Alyssa also has children of her own.

Michelle Hinsley

Michelle Hinsley works part time  in the baby room.  Michelle holds a level 3 certificate in childcare and has worked in a nursery environment since 2004, as well as having children of her own.

Jessica Southey

Jessica Southey joined the Baby room in September 2016.2016-09-15-11-27-43  Jessica holds a level 4 qualification in childcare with years of experience working with the under two’s as well as having children of her own.


Catherine Church

Catherine Church joined the nursery in March 2017. Catherine holds a level 3 certificate in childcare and has previous experience working as a child minder, as well as having children of her own. Catherine also helps Sharon with After School Club and Holiday Club.

Tegan Love

Tegan Love works part time in the baby room. Tegan holds a Level 3 in childcare, and has previously worked as a Nanny with a family of 3. Tegan joined the nursery in September 2018.

Buds Room

Laura Beeslee

Laura Beeslee is the Buds room leader. Laura joined the nursery in December 2011. She has completed her level 3 qualification in childcare. Laura has previous experience working in a preschool. Laura is also our Deputy SENCO


Abbie Frost

Abbie Frost joined the nursery in February 2016 and works in the Buds room.

Abbie holds a level 3 qualification in childcare and has experience working for play schemes and worked as a volunteer for an orphanage in Kenya.

Beckie Head

Beckie Head joined the nursery in May 2017. Beckie holds a level 2 qualification in childcare and is working towards her degree. Beckie has experience as an au pair and has children of her own.

Kirsty Collins

Kirsty Collins Joined the nursery in March 2018.                                                        

Kirsty holds a level 3 qualification in childcare and has years of experience working in nursery settings with under twos, as well as having children of her own.

Charlotte Legge

Charlotte Legge joined the team in December 2017.                                          

Charlotte holds a level 3 diploma in childcare.Charlotte has experience working within nursery settings.



Lorna Balls

Lorna Balls shares the Berries room leader role with Sarah Holmes,

Lorna joined the nursery in March 2016.  She holds a degree in childcare. Lorna is our designated SENCO leader.

Lorna is also a mum of two young children.

Sarah Holmes

Sarah Holmes is job sharing Berries room leader with Lorna Balls. Sarah joined the Berries team in February 2001. Sarah has previous experience working in a nursery and as a nanny, as well having children of her own. Sarah holds a NVQ level 3.

Sharon Stubbs

Sharon Stubbs joined the nursery in 2003. Sharon holds a level 4 qualification. Sharon has worked with in all areas of the nursery and is currently a member of the Berries team as well as running the Holiday and After School Club.

Annette Nunn

annetteAnnette Nunn joined the nursery in April 2005. Annette holds a level 5 qualification and has considerable experience working as a Pre-School Supervisor. She has also worked as a Support Assistant in local schools.

Amy Hurtley

Amy_sqAmy holds the BTEC Diploma in childhood studies and joined the nursery in June 2001.  Amy has spent her time at the Mulberry Bush working with all the age groups and also has children of her own.

Kirsty Smith

Kirsty Smith joined the nursery in October 2018. Kirsty mainly works within the Berries room. She has previous nursery experience and children of her own.

Katrina Keeley

P142409-0072Katrina Keeley is part of the berries team and is currently on maternity leave. Katrina joined the team in September 2011. Katrina has previous experience working with children and holds her level 3 qualification. Katrina also has children of her own.

Sarah Ellis

sarahEphotoSarah Ellis is currently on Maternity Leave. She job shares Berries room leader with Sarah Holmes. Sarah joined the Berries team in 2006. Sarah holds a level 4 qualification in childcare. Sarah has worked in a primary school and in an after school/holiday club. Sarah is also a qualified SENCO representative.

Additional Staff Members

Hayley Willmott

Hayley is our full time cook and joined the nursery in February 2019.

Hayley has a lot of cooking experience and provides healthy home cooked meals for the children.

Clare Bell

Clare Bell is a member of bank staff and works across all the rooms

covering holidays and sickness. Clare joined the nursery in 

September 2018.

Alan Cobb

Alan Cobb is our maintenance man, Alan joined the Mulberry Bush in Autumn 2016