4Kidz ChildCare Teams of Qualified Nursery Professionals

It is our policy to ensure that there is always sufficient, suitably qualified, staff to give the children the care and attention which they need. We therefore ensure that ratios of staff are (minimum of):

  • under 2 years of age 1:3
  • under 3 years 1:4
  • over 3 years 1:8

We also aim to ensure that the following staff qualifications are upheld at all times:

    • manager holds at least a level 5 childcare qualification (preferably EYP or EYQTT)
    • deputy managers have at least a level 5 and/or skills to take full charge in the absence of the manager
    • 4Kidz Childcare aim to have a minimum of 50% staff qualified to at least a level 4 at all times
    • at least 80% of staff are qualified to level 3 or above
    • at least one staff member will be EYPs or equivalent                                                                     

Our Team At Odyssey

  • Teresa Gransden (manager – EYP)
  • Emma Cooper (deputy – level 5)
  • Julianna (level 3)
  • Leanne (level 3)
  • Gill (level 3)
  • Fran (level 3)

Our Team At Gosling

  • Teresa Gransden (Manager – EYP)
  • Carol Laycock (Deputy) – level 6)
  • Julie (Deputy – EYP)
  • Roisin Lee (level 4)
  • Dawn (level 3)
  • Donna (level 4)
  • Sharon (level 3)
  • Ella (level 3)