Why did you decide on a career in childcare?
My mother is a primary school teacher, as well as my older brother, so they have been a huge influence, as well as inspiration, on my career choice.
Have you always worked in childcare?
I did aspire to be a sports therapist but changed to childcare which still involves helping people which is what I love to do.
What do you enjoy most about your job?
Seeing the different personalities that the children possess and adapting what I do to help them progress. I enjoy creating relationships with the parents and seeing their reaction when giving feedback on their child’s progress each day.
What is the hardest part of working with children?
Dealing with a child who is settling in to new surroundings. My job is to help support the child to adapt and feel comfortable in the nursery.
What keeps you working in childcare?
Seeing the children excited every time I walk through the door and them wanting me to join in with their activities.
Why do you enjoy working for Childbase?
From the beginning I could see Childbase were a professional company who’s staff deliver a high level of care.
Any other information you feel would be useful to someone considering a career in childcare or changing companies
If you decide to join Childbase, which I strongly recommend during my time here, you’ll be joining a professional and driven group of people who look out for one another and still have time to put a smile on one another’s faces.