Little Wombles Broomhill Staff

Nicky McDougal (Owner and Principal)

Nicky is originally from Devon. She is married to Colin and has two daughters aged eight and five.

Nicky holds a B.Ed Primary Honours degree and is a Qualified Teacher. She started Little Wombles in 2011. Nicky has many years of experience teaching and caring for babies and children aged 0-7 years.

Kerry Thornton (Manager)

Kerry has a wealth of experience in Early Years having worked with children from birth to five years. She has been Deputy Manager of a large Nursery setting and holds a Level 3 in both Childcare and Management.

Kerry is our Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

Karen Towner (Deputy Manager)

Karen holds a Level 3 in Childcare and Educations and a Level 2 in Management and Team Leading.

She has worked in Childcare for 13 years and has two grown up children of her own.

Paula Kuti

Paula Kuti is Level 3 qualified in Childcare and Education. She is very experienced having worked in childcare for over 11 years. Paula has also worked with children with varying special needs and disabilities and is our named SENCO (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities coordinator).

Justyna Krukowska

Justyna Krukowska has a Level 2 Diploma in Child Care and Education and is currently studying for her Level 3 Childcare qualification whilst working at Little Wombles. She has had varying experiences of caring for children including being a Childminder and a Nursery Assistant.

Stacy Larkin

Stacy Larkin is a very experienced Nursery Practitioner, with a broad knowledge of working with children aged 0-5 years. She holds a Level 3 in Childcare.

Jessie Flower

Jessie Flower is our Nursery Assistant, she holds a Level 2 in Childcare and Education and has many years experience of working in a nursery.

Barbara Campbell

Barbara holds an NVQ Level 3 in Children’s Learning and Development. She is very experienced in Early Years and enjoys working across the age phases. Barbara is currently working with our Pre-schoolers.

Rita Varga

Rita Varga has a wealth of childcare experience including a role as team leader. She is currently studying for her Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification.

Shabana Hussain

Shabana Hussain holds a Level 3 in Childcare and Education and has been working as a Nursery Practitioner for 6 years.

Rosanna Cooper

Rosanna holds a Level 3 in Children's care, learning and development. She has many years of Nursery experience and is currently working with our toddlers.