We are a small team of talented professionals with a wide range of skills and experience. We love what we do, and we do it with passion to provide the best quality of care for your child.
Kadie Richards – Manager
Kadie joined Jack and Jill in Sept 2017. Kadie is a qualified level 3 practitioner and our Designated Safeguarding Lead. She has worked within a number of Early Years Settings in Warrington and built up her management experience within the children’s care sector. Kadie is also paediatric first aid trained.
Fun Fact: My favourite activities are getting messy!
Emily Higham –Deputy Manager
Emily joined Jack and Jill In Oct 2017 and was promoted to deputy manager in June 2018. Emily is a qualified level 3 practitioner and has 6 years experience working in early years. Emily is also safeguarding lead trained and has paediatric first aid.
Fun Fact: Loves the spice girls baby spice is her fave!
Kaylea Eves – Senior Assistant
Kaylea joined Jack and Jill in Jan 2018 and was promoted to Senior Assistant in July 2019 after taking on deputy managers responsibilities during maternity cover. Kaylea is level 3 qualified and has over 8 years experience in Early Years. Kaylea is our Health and Safety Officer and is also paediatric first aid trained and safeguarding lead trained.
Fun Fact: I love singing and dancing and spending time with my family.
Hayley Evans – Pre-School Assistant
Hayley joined Jack and Jill over 30 years ago and has helped shape it into the great provision it is today. Hayley is level 3 qualified in early years and level 3 Senco. She has great experience and knowledge about all aspects of a child’s needs and is also safeguarding and paediatric first aid trained.
Fun Fact: Hayley is a huge Everton supporter and travels around the world watch them play.
Nicola Leech – Senco
Nicola joined Jack and Jill in May 2018. Nicola has a BA Hons degree in teaching and has lots of experience working with a variety of aged children from early years to primary school. Nicola has just taken over the role of senco alongside her post graduate senco course and is already achieving great outcomes for children with additional needs. Nicola is also paediatric first aid trained, safeguarding and makaton sign language trained.
Fun Fact: Nicola loves to dress up and role play with the children.
Emma Jelves – Assistant
Emma joined Jack and Jill over 16 years ago and is level 2 qualified. Emma was part of the committee at Jack and Jill whilst her own children attended before working here. Emma is safeguarding and paediatric first aid trained.
Fun Fact: Emma love to watch Warrington Wolves and enjoys walking her dogs.
Holly Byrne – Assistant
Holly joined the team at Jack and Jill as a staff member in June 2018 after being a student with us for 2 years. During this time she has built great partnerships with staff and parents and completed her level 3 qualification. Holly is also safeguarding and paediatric first aid trained.
Fun Fact: I’m always cold!
Emma Hunter – Mid day Assistant
Emma has recently joined our team at Jack and Jill as a volunteer whilst completing her childcare qualification. She loves it so much she is now our mid day assistant alongside Sam.
Sam Caddick – Casual Assistant
Sam joined the team at Jack and Jill in July 2018. Sam is our Mid-Day Assistant and also covers staff training days. Sam is paediatric first aid trained.
Fun Fact: Sam enjoys making new knitted creations for the children to play with in her spare time.. we have a whole nativity and numberblocks collection now!
Robert – Volunteer
Robert has volunteered at Jack and Jill Pre-School one day a week for nearly 10 years and the children love getting Robert to play new games with them.
Fun Fact: Robert is an expert in anything Marvel and Superheros!