The Staff Team

Portland Nurseries pride themselves on their highly skilled practitioners.  Qualifications, experience and commitment are all part of the recruitment policy and the carefully selected staff are dedicated, caring and sensitive to the needs of children.

Personal and professional training are a key element to good practice and Portland Nurseries offers all staff members a wealth of training opportunities through well developed accredited training programmes.

Across all four settings you will find staff with the following qualifications.

NVQ Level: 2, 3, 4, 5 Childcare and Education
Institute of Leadership & Managment (ILM), 3, 4,5
Early Years Professional Status (EYPS)
BA Hons: Early Years and Childcare, Early Years Management
Level 3 Forest School Practioner

All staff members are trained and qualified in Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding Children.