TiggyWinkles Nursery


The nursery is managed by Emma Stroud, who has a BA Honors in Integrated Working with Children and Families. Emma has 22 years childcare experience and  has been with TiggyWinkles for 18 years.


Danielle Connolly is the Deputy manager, EYFS Co-ordinator and setting SENDCO. Danielle also has a BA Honors in Integrated Working with Children and Families. Danielle has 10 years childcare experience and has worked for TiggyWinkles for 9 years.

Alongside the management team there are a number of qualified nursery nurses and an apprentice that provides childcare to the children, providing that home from home environment giving parents peace of mind that their children are being cared for and supported during their early years.

All staff are fully trained in Safeguarding, Paediatric First Aid and level 2 food safety. Tiggywinkles is a Millie’s Mark accredited setting ensuring we go above and beyond the minimum requirements to keep children safe.

We are also a training nursery and provide opportunities for apprentice nursery nurses to develop their skills, and gain the necessary training and experience to become fully qualified nursery nurses.

The nursery also has support staff including a nursery cook who prepares fresh home cooked meals on a daily basis and a nursery cleaner who ensures the nursery is maintained to a high standard.