Little Birches Nursery & Preschool in Brenchley
Our Nursery & Preschool in Brenchley brings children closer to nature and immerses them in a diverse and exciting learning programme. All of which takes place within beautiful settings, by the most devoted team, and is the reason why Little Birches is special.
The formative years of a child’s life have such a profound impact in shaping who they become as a person. The environment at a Little Birches Nursery & Preschool is aided by highly skilled and passionate teachers who allow your child to receive the first-in-class care they deserve.
Our goal is to ensure that each child laughs and smiles every day and becomes a valued personality within the Little Birches community.
We want to foster your child’s talents and nurture their growth through tailored and broad experiences that lead to a love of learning and playing with their friends. We believe that a child can only thrive if they love their time with us, so our primary concern will always be a child’s self-esteem and happiness.
Our Brenchley nursery and preschool is open 52 weeks of the year and offers a full-day session.
Full day: 7.30am – 6.00pm
Little Birches Nursery & Preschool is open from 7.30am until 6.00pm, Monday to Friday, and is open every day apart from bank holidays and between Christmas and New Year.
Our nursery provides childcare for little ones aged from 3 months to 60 months. All children are provided with highly nutritious, varied and delicious meals throughout the day.
We make sure that we strictly adhere to Ofsted’s key development areas.
Nikki has over 16 years’ experience of working within Early Years, where she has held various managerial positions. Nikki sees new challenges within settings and enjoys adapting them to meet each child’s individual needs. She believes children will develop to the best of their ability when provided with a stimulating environment and with a passionate team to support them.
Nikki has previously worked as a Lead Mentor of a Little Birches setting as well as holding an Area Manager position previously where she led and managed 5 nurseries.
She has extensive experience supporting children with challenging behaviour and has an excellent track record of creating structured learning environments to support children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Nikki also has outstanding child interaction skills and has Makaton Level-1 and level-2 qualifications.
Nikki has lived in Kent since August 2019, with her partner, dog and little girl.