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We look forward to welcoming you to the Giant Leap Family - together we have over 200 years’ childcare experience between us.

We never forget why we look after children: because we are passionate about making children happy and giving them the best!
We are all fully trained in paediatric first aid and safeguarding children and we truly are dedicated to providing the best possible standard of childcare, which coupled with our unique setting, makes us a truly magical place.

Our Management Team:

Jade, Senior Nursery Manager, SENCO, EYPS (Early Years Professional Status) with BA Hons in Early Childhood Studies
Clare, Deputy Nursery Manager, Level 3 in Children's Care Learning & Development, plus Level 5 in Management

Our Pre-school Team:

Go Outdoors – Outdoors Pre-School
Nic H., Nursery Manager, QTS, EYTS (Early Years Teaching Status) with BA Hons in Primary Education & Forest School Practice Level 4
Julie, Deputy Room Manager, Level 4 in Children's Care Learning & Development
Chelsea G., Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Dionne- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce and Level 3 Forest School Practitioner
Kyah. B- Deputy Room Manager (after school and holiday club) - Level 3 in Children's Care Learning and Development

Shining Stars – Pre-school Classroom
Polly, Nursery Manager, Foundation Degree in Children’s Learning & Development, with BA Hons in Business Management
Rachael W., Deputy Room Manager, Level 2 in Children's Care, Learning & Development- currently undertaking Level 3
Gemma. M, Deputy Room Manager, Level 3 in Children's Care Learning & Development
Leanne. M, Deputy Room Manager, Level 3 in Children's Care Learning & Development
Tanya, Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Emma. D, Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Louise. S, Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Anthea- Early Years Practitioner - Level 3 - NNEB Diploma in Nursery Nursing

Our 2-3 year olds Team:

Super Stars – Toddler Room – Rising 3’s
Rosie, Nursery Manager, BA Hons Childhood & Youth Studies
Beth. W- Deputy Room Manager, Level 3 Early Years Educator
Ashleigh, Deputy Room Manager, Level 3 Social Care & Care of Children and Young People
Megan- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce currently studying Level 3 Early Years Educator
Jessica- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Andrea - Early Years Practitioner, NNEB Diploma in Nursery Nursing

Shooting Stars - Toddler Room
Dee- Nursery Manager - Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Lisa- Nursery Manager - Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Gemma. S- Deputy Room Manager- Foundation degree in Intergrated Education and Care of Children and Young People
Joanna. H- Deputy Room Manager, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Shelly- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 in Children's Care Learning & Development
Cathy- Early Years Practitioner, BA Hons in Education & Professional Studies
Liza- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Aakifah- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Abigail- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Leonie- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Nicole. G- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Child Care Learning and Development
Sarah. H- Early Years Apprentice, currently studying Level 3 Early Years Educator

Our 0-2 year olds Team:

Twinkle Stars – Baby Room
Sarah- Nursery Manager- BA Hons in Intergrated Education and Care of Children and Young People
Gemma. T, Deputy Room Manager- Level 4 in Children's Care Learning & Development
Amanda- Deputy Room Manager- Level 3 - NNEB Diploma in Nursery Nursing
Beckie. F- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Katie- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Amy B., Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce & IAM Baby Massage
Natalie- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Emma. C.- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Anamaria- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce currently studying Level 3 Early Years Educator
Dana- Early Years Apprentice- Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce

Rising Stars – Toddler Room
Clare- Nursery Manager- Level 3 in Children's Care Learning & Development, plus Level 5 Management
Antonia. F- Deputy Room Manager- Level 3 in Children’s Care. Learning & Development
Louise. C- Deputy Room Manager- Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies
Becky. V- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Caitlin- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 in Children's and Young People's Workforce, currently studying Level 3 Early Years Educator
Courtney- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 in Children's and Young People's Workforce, currently studying Level 3 Early Years Educator
Kelly- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Lauren. P- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 in Children's and Young People's Workforce, currently studying Level 3 Early Years Educator
Kat- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Supporting Teaching in Schools, currently studying Level 3 Children's and Young People's Workforce
Tia- Early Years Apprentice- Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce

Our Forest School Team:

Stacey- Forest School Leader- Level 3 in Children's Care Learning and Development, and Level 3 Forest School Practitioner
Karen- Forest School Leader- Level 3 in Children's Care Learning and Development, and Level 3 Forest School Practitioner

Our Support Team within rooms:

Chantele. S- Early Years Practitioner - Level 2 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Sasha- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Nicole. H- Early Years Practitioner, Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Alice. W- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce, currently studying a Foundation Degree
Amy. W- Early Years Practitioner, Level 3 in Health & Social Care, currently studying a Foundation Degree
Joanne- Bank Staff- currently studying a Foundation Degree
Byrony- Bank staff- Level 3 in Health & Social Care
Asiya- Bank Staff- currently studying Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce
Lidia- Early Years Apprentice- Level 2 certificate in Children's and Young People's Workforce, currently studying Level 3 in Children's and Young People's Workforce

Our Administration Support:

Elle- Senior Receptionist- Level 3 in Business Administration, currently studying Level 6 Business Management
Molly- Receptionist- currently studying Level 3 in Business Administration

Our Kitchen Support:

Chelsea. H- Head Chef- Level 2 in Professional Cookery
Chelsea. W- Kitchen Assistant
Emma. W- Kitchen Assistant

We strongly believe in close partnerships with our parents and are committed to every child and family, to make the time they spend at Giant Leap a wonderful experience.

Tanya, Early Years Practitioner
Gemma, Deputy Room Manager
Sarah, Room Manager
Clare, Nursery Deputy Manager
Jade, Nursery Manager – Early Years Professional Status (EYPS), BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies
Gemma, Room Manager
Gemma, Deputy Room Manager
Amanda, Deputy Room Manager
Dee, Room Manager
Andrea, Early Years Practitioner
Stacy, Forest School Leader

Giant Leap Childcare

Coal Clough House, Coal Clough Lane
Burnley, Lancs, BB11 4NJ

by phone: 01282 425 893

by e-mail: info[at]giantleapchildcare.co.uk

or fill in the form on our contact page

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