Triangle House Nursery, Sowerby Bridge

Triangle House Nursery's Team

We know it's important for you to know who will be taking care of your child. Our professionally trained childcare practitioners are Triangle House's greatest asset and we like to shout their praises from the rooftops. We take pride in further investing in their qualifications and careers and the children reap the benefits of this.

Karen Hazelden

Nursery Proprietor

Qualified Nurse and Midwife

My motto - the most precious gift you can give a child is your time!

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Michelle Souter

Nursery Manager

BA Hons Early Education QTS EYPS

Fun fact - Children learn about how to build friendships from the role-models in their lives.

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Lara Ingham

Business Development Manager

CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Nursery Nursing (NNEB)

Top tip - A large cardboard box can be anything from a space rocket to a puppet theatre, the possibilities for play are endless!

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Rachel Shaw

Nursery Chef

NVQ Level 3 in Catering, Distinction in Childhood Nutrition

Top tip - Home cooked, wholesome food is the best fuel for healthy development.

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Amber Ransley

Pre School Leader and Deputy Manager

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

My motto - When you're too focussed on a destination, you miss the beauty of the journey.

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Charlotte Seed

Baby Tweenie Room Leader

Working towards BA Hons in Early Years

Top tip - A bath and a story before bed is the perfect wind-down for your child after a busy and fun-packed day at nursery.

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Brit Hazelden

Childcare Practitioner

BA (Hons) in Early Years and EYTS

My motto - If I come home with paint in my hair and muddy knees it's been a great day!

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Sadie Parkin

Tweenie Room Leader

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - To practice being 'in the moment' with your child go on a nature walk together and name the things that you can see, hear, touch and smell.

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Billie Higgins

Childcare Practitioner

University Graduate

My motto - Kindness can change the world.

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Lisha Murray

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - Chalk on your patio flags is easily washed away after a day of play, anyone for hopscotch?

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Charis Elliott

Childcare Practitioner

Early Years Educator (Level 3)

Fun fact - There are over 50 different ways to make play-dough.

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Amelia Martin

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 2 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - Children under 5 need to be physically active for at least 3 hours every day!

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Abigail Berkeley

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Fun fact - While all children grow and develop in similar ways, each child does so at their own pace.

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Sommer Lodge

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - Puppets really liven up story time!

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Lauren Underwood

Childcare Practitioner

Early Years Educator (Level 3)

Top tip - Giving your child simple choices throughout the day builds their self-confidence and independence.

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Lauren Batey

Childcare Practitioner

University Graduate

Top tip - A light, airy and uncluttered play space makes for happy, contented and focussed children.

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Atlanta Culpan

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - If your children are getting fidgety, it's time to head outdoors!

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Ikra Mahmood

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Fun fact - Being immersed in nature makes children (and grown-ups!) feel calm.

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Shannon Calder

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - Children who engage with their local community have a more positive self-image than those who don't!

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Lucy Fletcher

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Fun fact - Studies show that children do best when they have at least three loving and supportive grown-ups in their lives.

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Gaby Smith

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - All you need for hours of fun with children is a den made from a clothes horse and blankets.

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Bethany Holden

Childcare Practitioner

Health and Social Care (Level 3)

My motto - A day digging for worms and making mud pies with children is a day well spent.

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Becky Tetley

Baby Room Leader

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

Top tip - Show your child it's fun to be silly by dressing up with them and joining in with their imaginative play.

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Aanisah Mehrban

Childcare Practitioner

University Graduate

My motto - Live in the moment, these precious days with our children are gone too soon.

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Olivia Skipper

Childcare Practitioner

Studying a degree in Childcare and Education

Fun fact - Did you know that cornflour simply mixed with water creates a fun and interesting play gloop that fascinates children?

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Kayleigh Rhodes

Childcare Practitioner

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

Fun fact - Group activities help children to develop empathy, cooperation and communication skills.

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Amna Khan

Childcare Practitioner

Working towards Level 3 Early Years Educator

Fun fact - Socialising improves learning and development for all children including young babies.

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Rachel Scott

Childcare Practitioner

Studying a degree in Early Years Education

Top tip - Sharing a story with a parent has a massive impact on a child’s future outcomes. Make story time part of your child’s bedtime routine every day and give them a head start for literacy.

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