Management Team - Crumpsall Tiddlywinks


- Crumpsall Tiddlywinks 


Management Team

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Jennie Mansell - Nursery Manager

My name is Jennie Mansell and I started working for Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in May 2007. I am qualified with a BA Honours in Early Years Practice. I assisted in setting up our Tiddlywinks Crumpsall nursery in June 2008 when I was promoted to the Deputy Nursery Manager. I returned from maternity leave the February after as the Nursery Manager for Crumpsall. 

I will work to provide the highest quality of care for all of our children and support the staff team in providing excellent learning experiences within the nursery and the wider community.

Catherine Stones - Deputy Nursery Manager

My name is Catherine Stones and I started working with Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in August 2000. I was 16 years old when I began my journey with Tiddlywinks as a student studing for my NVQ Level 2 in Childcare. I have continuously grown and developed my knowldge to gain promotions and have now been a Deputy Manager since 2012.

I have completed Teamleader Training to assist the staff team to grow and develop witin their roles. I am currently working towards my Level 3 in Leadership and management.  My aim is to ensure we provide a loving, exciting and stimulating environment where the parents can be happy and content to leave their most precious possession in our care.

I am a Designated Safeguarding Officer and a First Aider.

Carol McCarthy - Deputy Nursery Manager

My name is Carol McCarthy and I began working with Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in May 2007 at our nursery based at Higher Blackley Children's Centre when it opened. I then moved to our Crumpsall nursery in January 2014 as the promoted Deputy Manager. I am qualified with a BTEC National Diploma in Early Years and a NVQ Level 2 in Teamleading. I am currently studying to complete my Foundation Degree in Early Years & Childhood Studies. I will work with my team to ensure the children are in a fun, stimulating environment where they can develop secure and warm friendships.

Natalie Clegg - Nursery Administrator

My name is Natalie Clegg, I started working with Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in March 2017. I work closely with the management team to support their every tasks, providing administrative decisions and ensuring all duties are upheld to the highest of standards and also up keeping a level of professionalism whilst liaising with staff, children and their families within the nursery.


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