staff 2017-03-07T12:46:30+00:00

Rebecca Lewis


I have been working in childcare since 2001 and have many relevant qualifications. I have seen the early years foundation stage (EYFS) introduced and expand, this has given me lots of experience and training in implementing it.

As the Manager I will ensure that all staff are correctly vetted and have all relevant qualifications.​

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Elhana Edmondson

Deputy Manager

Hi, my name’s Elhana, I’m one of the deputy managers and also the Zebra room leader! I’m level 3 qualified and I’ve worked at Leaping Lambs since we opened.
I really enjoy singing with the children and watching them learn the actions, words or tunes to songs as they develop.

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Amy Hughes

Deputy Manager

Hi, my name is Amy, I have worked here at Leaping Lambs since we opened in January 2014. I hold my level 3 qualification in childrens care and development and have worked alongside children aged 0-5 since 2007. I work between both rooms supporting staff and children on a Monday and a Thursday. Welly walks are my favourite!

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Karolina Soska

My name is Karolina, I am a level 3 qualified Nursery nurse at leaping lambs.

I am the pre-school leader and really enjoy science activities like making a volcano!

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Jade Bradley

My name is Jade, I am the monkey room leader and qualified nursery nurse at a level 3. I enjoy working with the 2 year olds and watching them develop.

My favorite activity with the children is playing with the water outside!

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Lucy Cleaves

I am a level 3 qualified nursery nurse and I work in the zebra room.

Before coming to Leaping Lambs I did my level 3 animal management course. I have enjoyed transferring my skills from this to my nursery work. I enjoy reading and painting with the children.

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Elli Farler

Hi I’m Elli, I started at leaping lambs in sept 2015 and I am level 2 qualified working towards level 3. I enjoy watching the children learn, grow and develop new skills. My favourite indoor activity is playing with playdough or painting and outdoors is playing in the sand or on the trampoline.

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Shannon Etheridge

Hi my name is Shannon, I have obtained level 2, and I am working towards level 3 in childcare and hope to progress further in my qualifications.

I enjoy messy play like gloop and making play dough. My favorite film is finding Nemo.

I am paediatric first aid trained.


I’ve been working at leaping lambs since January 2016 I did my work experience here in 2014, I’m currently just finishing my level 2 qualification and will continue and do my level 3.

I normally work in the monkey room and my favorite activities are anything messy especially gloop!!!!

I am paediatric first aid trained.

Courtney Male

My name is Courtney, I started my apprenticeship at leaping lambs last year. I really enjoy helping and supporting the children as they grow and my favourite activity with them is mark making with different materials


Second in command, cookie takes care of the daily chores of keeping the children in check, whilst laying the occasional egg.

Favorite activity is scratching around in sawdust and making buck buck noises.

Cookie has obtained competency in level 2 chicken skills and is currently studying towards level 3.