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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 Senior of the Pre School 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.
Laura

Laura

  • Hi, I'm the Manager of Cheeky Monkeys & have 3 children, 2 who've been to Cheeky Monkeys and one who's still here. I feel that this gives me a parent's persepctive & helps me to understand the challenges of being a busy, working Mum. I have loved seeing my eldest 2 enjoy the opportunities nursery life offers and I am excited for my youngest to experience the same!
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!
Charne

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.
Gracie

Gracie

  • Hello my name is Gracie.
  • I have enjoyed working with children from a young age as I have been able to experience children from different cultures and backgrounds whilst growing up. I hope to learn a lot more now that I am part of the Cheeky Monkey team.

Eden

Eden

  • Hi I'm Eden. I'm the Senior in the Baby Room. 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.
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.
Christine

Christine

  • Hello my name is Christine.
  • I have worked with children since 2014 and have a BA in Education and am assistant senior in the Mini Monkeys room.
  • 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.
Ann

Ann

  • Hi my name is Ann, I have been at Cheeky Monkeys since 2003, and work with all ages.
  • I particularly enjoy the messy play activities as the children also enjoy it immensely.
Laura

Laura

  • Hi my name is Laura. I have recently graduated from University and am dedicated to make it my goal that children receive the best care and to watch them grow and flourish.
  • I am especially looking forward to seeing what the future holds.
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.
Rachel

Rachel

  • Hello, my name is Rachel and I am the senior of the Mini Monkeys room
  • I have worked with children since 2000 and joined the team here at Cheeky Monkeys in 2023. I have a foundation degree in Early Childhood Studies.
  • I have always been passionate about working with children and enjoy watching their individual characters blossom. I find it very rewarding knowing I have played a key role in their early years journey.
Jess

Jess

  • Hi my name is Jess, and I'm senior in Little Lemurs.
  • 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.
Charlotte

Charlotte

  • Hi my name is Charlotte and I am Deputy Manager at Cheeky Monkeys. 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.
Laura

Laura

  • Hi I'm Laura.
  • I am a former physiotherapist who has always wanted to work with children. In 2020 I decided to change career and now have a level 3 qualification in childcare. I love seeing the children's personalities develop and of course I have a particular interest in observing their physical development due to my background.
Zoe

Zoe

  • Hi I'm Zoe. I started working with children in 2009 when I started gymnastics coaching. I soon realised that I love working with early years and wanted to pursue a career in childcare. I love working with children and seeing each child develop in their own way.
Jasmyn

Jasmyn

  • Hi my name is Jasmyn.
  • My childcare journey began in 2023 and I am loving it. They always make you smile with their funny little ways and I enjoy watching all the their personalities shine through.
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.
Tamzin

Tamzin

  • Hi, my name is Tamzin
  • I love all aspects of working with children and watching them show their personalities. My favourite types of activities are those that are creative and physical.
kirsty

Kirtsy

  • Hi I'm Kirsty.
  • I have always wanted to work in childcare as I love seeing the children learn and develop
  • I have two children of my own and my favourite activities are music and movement and messy activities.
Teresa

Teresa

  • Hi I am Teresa.
  • I have been working with children since 2002 mainly in preschools and playgroups. I enjoy working with children because every day is different and I love to see children develop and grow.
Chloe

Chloe

  • Hi I'm Chloe and I started at Cheeky Monkeys as a student and didn't want to leave!
  • I love watching children grow and it makes me happy knowing I am part of their journey as they start out in life. My favourite activities are those that are messy and creative.
Ariane

Ariane

  • My name is Ariane and I have been working in the childcare profession for 9 years.
  • I have a little girl myself and I love to try new fun activities with her and share them on my days at Cheeky Monkeys.
  • I love to watch children’s development blossom within the nursery and am very happy to be a part of their journey.
Amber

Amber

  • Hi my name is Amber, I have a BA (Hons) degree in childcare.
  • Working with children has always been my passion. I love messy play and watching the cildren get creative. I love seeing their amazing smiles everyday.
Alison

Alison

  • Hello my name is Alison.
  • I am the Quality and Support Lead working across the whole nursery. I have been a teacher for many years but was a nursery practitioner before that.
  • I am passionate about supporting the staff in their role to ensure our high standard of care, teaching and learning are maintained.
Millie

Millie

  • Hi I'm Millie. I love watching and helping children develop and learn through different styles of play.
  • I have two children of my own and started my journey with Cheeky Monkeys as a parent here. I have a degree in Education and Psychology and feel very proud to work in such a wonderful nursery.
Millie

Tia

  • Hi my name is Tia. Working with children is the most rewarding job ever.
  • Adults can also learn so much from them and it gives us a sense of playfulness and creativity too. It's amazing to watch them become their own person and become more independent.