Training & Qualifications

Sara is NNEB qualified with 25 years experience of caring for children. She regularly attends training courses to ensure that she is up to date with latest policies and guidelines and can offer you the very best in childcare.

Sara's Training completed includes:

  • Early Years Foundation Stage - Specific areas of learning & development (part 1 & 2)
  • Introduction to child protection
  • Child Protection for the Designated person
  • Paediatric first aid
  • Safer Foods - Level 2 Award in food safely in catering (100%)
  • Early Years Foundation Stage - Prime areas for under 3's (part 1 & 2)
  • Talk, Talk, Talk - Supporting early communication
  • Manual handling in a childcare setting
  • Early Years Foundation Stage - Reporting to parents of 2 - 3 years olds
  • CYPOP5 - Understanding how to set up a home based childcare service
  • Including all children (part 1 & 2)
  • Meaningful mark making in Early Years Foundation Stage (part 1 & 2)
  • Sensory Play in the early years
  • Policies & procedures
  • Characteristics of effective learning
  • Monitoring children's progress - leaders course (part 1 & 2)
  • Risk assessment
  • Learning outcomes and curriculum planning
  • Special educational needs in the nursery setting
  • Preschool & Learning Alliance - Observation and record keeping
  • Pacey - Expectations of Behaviour