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TERESA CUTLER

Nursery School Manager

  • Foundation Degree in Childhood Studies

  • Safeguarding for Early Education and Childcare Providers - Level 4

  • Lead Practitioner (Safeguarding)

  • First Aid

  • Food Hygiene

Hi, I'm Teresa. I have six grown up children and eight grandchildren. I now live in New Milton although my children all grew up in Sway and attended the village school.
I have enjoyed working with children for 25 years and I love being part of their journey.
In this job everyday is different, and it's so rewarding.

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TRACEY MUNNIK

Deputy Manager

  • Cache National Diploma in Child Care and Education

  • First Aid

  • Food Hygiene

  • Health and Safety

  • Safeguarding Level 3

Hi, I'm Tracy. I live in Hordle with my partner and 2 children. I have been in childcare for 17 years, 15 of which have been with children with SEN. I love sensory and messy play so don't expect your children to come home clean!

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TAMSYN CHARMAN-GRAY

Nursery Assistant

  • Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce

  • First Aid

  • Food Hygiene

  • Safeguarding Level 3

Hi, my name is Tam. I live in New Milton with my two children, one of whom currently attends Robin Nursery.
I started working at Robins in September 2019 and I love getting to know the children's personality as their confidence grows.

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WENDY DAY

Nursery Assistant

  • Safeguarding for Early Education and Childcare Providers - Level 3

  • First Aid

  • Food Hygiene

Hi my name is Wendy, I’m married with two children, both of whom have attended Robins.  I started working at Robins ten years ago when my daughter was in her last year - it’s always been a great fun place to work!  In my spare time I enjoy nights out, walking my dogs in the forest, looking after and riding my ponies.

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ELAINE HEWITT

Nursery Assistant

  • Cache Level 3 Diploma for Children & Young People's Workforce

  • First Aid

  • Food Hygiene

  • Safeguarding Level 3

Hi, my name is Elaine. I live in Bransgore with my husband and three children. My passion for working with children started when my own children were in nursery school and I volunteered as a "helping mummy". I absolutely loved it and have never looked back. For the past 9 years I have been working with young children with additional needs in Ashley. In my spare time I enjoy walking in the forest and cycling.

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SANDRA SLACK

Nursery Assistant

  • NVQ 3 Early Years Care and Education​

  • Safeguarding Level 3

  • First Aid

  • Food Hygiene

 

Hello my name is Sandra, I'm married with 3 daughters. I have worked in Early Years childcare for the last 22 years mostly with SEN. I enjoy seeing the children grow in ability and confidence whilst having fun. I relax by walking my dogs in the forest.

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BECCI SYMONS

Administrator

Hi, I’m Becci - I live in the village with my husband and 3 children.  I have been a part of the Robin Nursery School team since I volunteered to help in 2006 when my eldest son joined the nursery!  And I am now employed part time by the nursery as the administrator, helping to support Teresa and the committee.  My three children (who have all now moved on from Robins) keep me busy and I also work part time as a teacher in a local Junior School.

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JENNIE BARNES

Chairperson

Hi, I'm Jennie. I recently moved into the village of Sway with my husband and 2 small children, both of whom attend Robin Nursery and have settled in so well into the friendly, relaxed environment.

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HEATHER MCINTOSH

Treasurer

Hi, I'm Heather. I am mum to three small children, one of whom currently attends Robin Nursery. We live in Sway and my two eldest go to St Lukes, just around the corner from Robins. I really enjoy being part of the committee and Robin Nursery as a whole - it is such a lovely, warm and friendly setting.

KATY GALPIN

Secretary

Hello, I'm Katy. I live in Sway with my husband and two sons, the youngest of which attends Robin and really enjoys it. I love being part of the Robin Committee and helping it to be the amazing preschool setting that it is.

AIMÉE ENGLAND

Committee Member

Hi, I'm Aimée. I have two young children, both of whom have attended Robin Nursery. I love being a part of the nursery and helping it to be the safe, happy and supportive environment my children know and love. I am a part-time teacher. The village of Sway has such a lovely community feel and Robin Nursery is a huge part of that.

JANE FOLLETT

Committee Member

Hi, I'm Jane. I live in Sway with my husband and two children, both now at St Luke's School. I am an HR Professional with over 10 years experience and use my skills and knowledge to support the Robin's team.

I am very proud to be part of the Robin Nursery Committee as it's given my daughter the best start in preparing her for 'big school'. Robins has such a nurturing and caring approach to children's learning and the team continue to be its biggest asset.