Meet the Manager

Jessica Tate is Nursery Manager at Teddies Nursery where she is passionate about providing the very best childcare.

Jessica has a wealth of experience having worked in the childcare industry for more than ten years and has been at Teddies since 2013.

Jessica has a Level 5 qualification in Childcare and Education as well as a Level 3 qualification in Leadership and Management. Jessica has also been a Designated Safeguarding Lead for the nursery and has extensive experience in supporting children with additional learning needs.

Since becoming manager, Jessica has worked on a number of initiatives to enhance and extend Teddies’ outdoor spaces and to introduce natural play resources throughout the nursery. Teddies is currently working towards the National Day Nurseries Association’s Quality Counts Assurance Accreditation which explores all aspects of care and education to ensure the best possible service for young children.

Jessica said: “We work together as a team to provide the best outcomes for all our children. We believe in learning through play and providing the highest quality experiences in a happy and supportive environment.” 

In her spare time Jessica enjoys reading books, spending time with family and travelling.

WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE COLOUR?

Turquoise

WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE ANIMAL?

Penguin.

WHAT DID YOU LIKE BEST ABOUT SCHOOL?

I loved sports and cookery in school.

WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE FOOD? 

Lasagne.