Our Staff

Staff Ratios:

Little Cherubs work to a high ratio of staff to children to ensure your child has the best level of care. The ratios differ according to the age group of children:

Age Staff Ratio
Under 2 years old:
1 adult to 3 children
2 to 3 years old:
1 adult to 4 children
3 years +:
1 adult to 8 children

Nursery Proprietor

Shamim Hussain comes from a background of Social Work and is a qualified nursery practitioner.  Shamim has a firm vision of what makes a good nursery and combines flexibility for the parents and support for the staff with a fun, caring and high quality experience for all the children. Plus Shamim brings all the experience of parenthood into the nursery!

Nursery Manager

My name is Kayleigh I was baby room leader for over 4 years, i have just become manager and I am Level 3 qualified. I have been a nursery nurse for over 3 years. I love my job and am passionate about the children that I care for. I especially love being baby room leader as it is such a privilege to be caring for the youngest children in the nursery. It means so much to me to be such a big part of the start of the children’s journey through life!

Deputy manager

My name is Sairah and I am deputy manager. I am level 3 qualified and have been working in childcare for over 15 years, i have worked with all ages and even took some time out when i had my 2 girls, i have a 6 year old and 3 year old. When i had time out to look after my children i went into nannying, so I’ve always worked with children, I couldn’t see myself doing anything else!

Third in charge

My name is Hardip and I am preschools room leader and I am level 3 qualified, and part time deputy manager. I am a mum to 2 boys! I have been working with children for 16 years and I enjoy every minute of it. I find it very rewarding to see the children develop and thrive.

Baby Room Leader

My name is Neelam and I am baby room leader. I am also Level 3 qualified and I am a mother of a lovely boy who is 4 years old.I have been working at Little Cherubs for nearly 2 years. I love working with children and doing messy play. My goal for working with children is to see them develop and achieve.

Toddlers Room Leader

My name is Lucky and I am toddlers room leader, i am level 3 qualified and i love working with children. I love having fun with them through play!


Darci is level 2 qualified and is working towards her level 3.

Katie is working towards her level 2

Tatyanna is working towards her level 2


My name is Pamela and I am the cook and I am level 2 in food hygiene. All the children call me cookie Pam, I enjoy cooking for the children. I have the children tapping the gate calling for me. I have a good relationship with the children and enjoy being a part of the nursery.


Theresa is our cleaner and also helps within the nursery.