Rochelle Donoghue - St. Clare's Play Leader

My name is Rochelle Donoghue and I started working for Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in September 2014 as a volunteer on work placement in my spare time. I am currently NVQ Level 3 qualified and working towards achieving my Early Years Foundation Degree at University. I am dedicated and motivated to supporting the whoe after school club team by maintaining the high standards and passionate work ethos within all childcare, ensuring each child is nurtured and encouraged to enjoy their time in our care and develop their skills within the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Theresa O'Neill - Playworker

My name is Theresa O'Neill and I started working with Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in October 2010. I am a Playworker for TOOSC at St. Clare's Out of School Club and I am qualified with an NVQ Level 2 in Playwork, along with an NVQ as a Teaching Assistant. I will make this a very happy place for the children to attend by ensuring individual needs are achieved and for the children to enjoy themselves.

Ben Mihell - Playworker

My name is Ben Mihell and I started working for Tiddlywinks in September 2011. I am a Playworker for TOOSC based at St. Clare's Out of School Club and I am qualified with a NVQ Level 3 in Playwork, a NVQ Level 3 in Business Leadership and Management, a BA Hons Degree in Business Management. I will provide each child with a safe and secure play environment to enjoy themselves on each session at our Out of School Club. I am an active individual who enjoys sports and outdoor activities as part of meeting the children's needs.

Shannon McDonagh - Toosc Playworker

My name is Shannon McDonagh and I started working for Tiddlywinks Day Nursery in September 2016. I am qualified with a Level 2 Teaching Assistant course and currently working towards achieving my Level 3 certificate for my Playworker course. I will provide each child with a warm welcome in to the after school club and ensure all of their needs are catered for. I enjoy a variety of sports games and I aim to provide a routine for the children to learn as much as possible and have fun whilst with us at Toosc.


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Tiddlywinks Recruitment & Job Vacancies
Due to our expansion across the Greater Manchester region, Tiddlywinks Day Nursery are currently recruiting for a variety of career opportunities that are