Staff at Axon Place

Kelly Burrows

Nursery Manager

Kelly has been in childcare since 1996 and passed with the NNEB diploma. Kelly started out working with babies and becoming a room leader in the baby room, and the progressed into a deputy manager role and has been in a manager’s post for the past 11 years and her experience shows in the way she communicates with children, parents and staff.

Kelly joined Little Learners nursery in July 2017 to cover the maternity leave of the existing manager, Kelly is very keen to build strong positive relationships with all families. She also wants to ensure that the nursery provides a culture where children thrive, gain confidence and self-esteem as well as social skills that will set them in good stead as they leave us to go to school.

Kelly loves getting involved with the children’s activities and is often found having a sneaky little cuddle with one the babies.

Irena Daskevic

Nursery Manager - Currently on Maternity Leave

Irena has a Foundation degree in Childcare and a Diploma in Montessori Pedagogy in addition to a NVQ Level 3 qualification. Her 11 years of childcare experience shows in the way she communicates with children, parents and staff.

Irena makes sure that children benefit from the Early Years Framework, the Ofsted-approved learning structure that supports children’s development in their earliest years. She also ensures that the nursery provides a culture where children thrive, gain confidence and self-esteem as well as social skills that will set them in good stead as they leave us to go to school.

Irena has a very creative flair and a knack for redecorating! She encourages the staff to be creative and bring fresh ideas to the nursery.

Padma Satyan

Deputy Nursery Manager
Little Sunshine Room Leader

Bhavani Rajratnan

Nursery Practitioner

Lauren Ritchie

Nursery Room Leader

Sadaf Faheem

Nursery Practitioner

Fathima Iqbal

Nursery Practitioner

Ewa Muszynska

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner

Alana Hazell

Deputy Nursery Manager
Pre-School Room Leader

Muhamina Abdulrahman

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner

Sabena Khan

Nursery Practitioner - Lunchtime Cover

Angela Spring

Nursery Practitioner

Amina Maloba

Sessional Nursery Practitioner

Anisa Akhtar

Sessional Nursery Practitioner