Carlene, Becky and Kirsty make up the small team at Ranikhet Rainbows Pre-school.
We will work keep our knowledge and training up to date always ensure that the best care possible to your child.
Kirsty is the owner and Manager of the Pre-school. Kirsty is the Forest School Leader to the pre-school which runs the Forest School Session at Lousehill Copse. She is one of the Designated Safeguarding Officer. Kirsty was first started as a Registered Childminder in 2006. She gained an 'Outstanding' grade in her last inspection. As a childminder I gained my Level 3 Diploma in Children's and Young People's Workforce as well as Paediarric First Aid, and Food Safety.
'I have worked in childcare for the last 13 years, I was a childminder for 10 years before following Amanda's and my dream to open a pre-school. I believe that a good quality early year's education is important for children to make a good start in life and passionate about providing this I like to follow children's interest when planning activities and love watching children learn and develop'
Carlen is the Deputy Manager, Designated Safeguarding Officer , the SENCO (Special Educational Need Co-Ordinator) and Health and Safety Officer for the Pre-school.
Carlene has been working in childcare for 6 years, managing at a local pre-school before join us. She ha a level 3 Diploma in Childcare's and People's Workforce, Paediatric First Aid, Level 2 Food hygiene, Level Health and Safety in the Workplace.
'I'm very passionate about the child led learning through play, believe this is the best way for the children to develop. I have being outside with the children and anything messy as lot of children don't get either opportunity at home'
Becky is a Pre-school Assistant for the pre-school. She has been with the pre-school since 2017, she started volunteer when she was doing her level 3 in Childcare and started in January 2020.