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Evie has been happy and settled here ever since she started in the baby room. The staff are fantastic, caring and very approachable.

Liz James

Cheeky Monkeys Staff

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Chrissy

Chrissy

  • Hi I'm Chrissy and I opened Cheeky Monkeys in 2001. I qualified as a nursery nurse in 1992 and have since gained my Early Years Professional Status, a Play Therapy Degree and a Msc in Counselling Psychology.
  • I have four children, all of whom have attended Cheeky Monkeys and absolutely loved it.
Jade

Jade

  • Hi my name is Jade and I am the senior of the Mini Monkeys room.
  • I started here in 2014 and have always wanted to work with children. I love meeting new children and watching their little personalities develop.
Amy

Amy p

  • Hi I'm Amy and I am the senior in the Cheeky Monkeys room (18-24months).
  • I have worked here since 2016 and really love the strong team bond that we have. I enjoy the friendships and independence of the children develop through the various activities that we do.
Jan

Jan

  • Hi I'm Jan and have worked here since 2003. I look forward to coming in every day as it is so rewarding to see how the children progress. My favourite activitiy is singing and telling them stories so they can join in with the actions.
Laura

Laura

  • Hi, I´m the Manager of Cheeky Monkeys. I've been working with children since 2002 and have a young son and daughter of my own. My children used to attend the nursery but are now at school. I feel this has helped me to see our practice from a parent´s perspective.
Lisa

Lisa

  • Hi, I´m Lisa, I have been here since 2002.
  • I love to do music and movement sessions with the children, as this not only allows the children to express themselves and burn off energy but also is lots of fun too!
Caroline

Caroline

  • Hi my name is Caroline.
  • I am a mum of 3 and have over 20 years childcare experience.
  • In addition to that I used to be a midwife so along with my childcare qualifications I also have a 1st class midwifery degree.
  • As I love babies, working in the baby room is perfect for me.
Amyk

Eden

  • Hi I'm Eden. I love every minute of my time here and enjoy watching as the children learn important life roles and seeing their cheeky smiles when they complete a task. I feel very settled here and am excited to see what the future holds.
Sarah

Sarah

  • Hi my name is Sarah.
  • I have always wanted to work with children as I find it so rewarding and fulfilling. I have over 15 years of childcare experience and look forward to many more years watching children grow and develop.
Helen

Helen

  • Hi my name is Helen and I qualified back in 1997 and have worked with children ever since.
  • I enjoy caring for all the different ages and watching them grow and develop and I especially love messy play.
  • I have three children of my own and they all came to Cheeky Monkeys but now they are at ‘big’ school.
Amy H

Amy H

  • Hi I'm Amy and have worked here since 2011 and have 3 children of my own.
  • I'm a qualified teacher and was awarded my Early Years Professional Status in 2009. I find it very rewarding to teach the children new skills and see their faces when they achieve them.
Charn

Charne

  • Hi I’m Charne and have worked with children in Day Nurseries since 2002.
  • I’m an outdoors girl myself so love to see the children enjoying our outdoor area and getting fresh air while exploring and investigating our resources.
Ann

Ann

  • Hi my name is Ann, I am the senior in the baby room and have worked at Cheeky Monkeys since 2003.
  • I look after the babies from 0-18 months. I particularly enjoy the messy play activities as the children also enjoy it immensely.
VChristine

Christine

  • Hello my name is Christine.
  • I have worked with children since 2014 and have a BA in Education.
  • I enjoy working with children as it allows me to witness and be apart of a child's growth as well as watch them develop their skills for later life.
Chloe

Chloe A

  • Hi my name is Chloe and I have a Teaching Assistant qualification as well as my one in childcare.
  • I especially enjoy working with the toddlers as this is where their little (and big) personalities really shine through.
  • I enjoy teaching them new skills and watching them succeed and grow.
Claire

Claire

  • Hello, I´m Claire and the SENCO at Cheeky Monkeys.
  • I´ve been working at Cheeky Monkeys since 2004.
  • I have always had a love and drive to work with children, to care for and educate them in the best possible way, as these early years are very important.
Kate

Kate

  • I´ve worked here since 2004 and am the Deputy Manager and also the senior of the Preschool room.
  • I love dressing up on theme days & at Halloween, or creating lovely art work with the children. I really love my job; not only for the fantastic fun we have with the children but for the great mummies and daddies we get to meet.
Nikki

Nikki

  • Hi, I’m Nikki.
  • I joined Cheeky Monkeys in 2017 and previously worked in children’s homes with children who had Autism and learning difficulties. I love being really creative and getting messy with the children, that’s my favourite thing to do.
Chloe S

Chloe S

  • Hi my name is Chloe and I love every minute of working at Cheeky Monkeys.
  • Working with children has always been a passion of mine and I love being able to care and educate them in the best way possible.
Jess

Jess

  • Hi my name is Jess. I love watching the children grow and develop their own little personalities and skills. My favourite part of the day is going outside and seeing the children explore their environment and also getting creative with messy play.
Lisa

Lisa

  • Hi my name is Lisa and I am the nursery cook. I actually started out as a Nursery Nurse before doing my catering qualifications. I have a passion for providing healthy, tasty food and it is a bonus that I have an understanding and appreciation for the whole of nursery life too.
Lynny

Lynny

  • Hi my name is Lynny and I have worked at Cheeky Monkeys since 2003. I have four grown up children of my own and working with children is all I have ever wanted to do and there's nothing I enjoy more than letting our imagination flow freely every day.
Kelsie

Kelsie

  • Hi my name is Kelsie and I really enjoy working with children.
  • I love the variety of each day and watching all their personalities develop as they grow with confidence.
Charlotte

Charlotte

  • Hi my name is Charlotte and I started at Cheeky Monkeys as a student and am now lucky enough to be a part of the team.
  • I have always been passionate about working with children and I especially love the idea of being able to watch them grow and develop their own unique characters.
Harriet

Harriet

  • Hi, I’m Harriet! I absolutely love working with children as they’re the only people who truly appreciate my love for Disney songs and are not afraid to join in singing along with me.
  • I also love creative play and getting messy!
Jess

Jess

  • Hi my name is Jess
  • My favourite activity is Forest School. It's so rewarding watching the children grow and develop in this area, they just love it. I also enjoy reading and singing with the children.