Meet Our Team

All of our staff are fully qualified or working towards qualification in childcare and all are trained in First Aid, Safeguarding and Manual Handling. They also regularly participate in short courses to keep them up to date on the latest developments and resources that are relevant to the Early Years Foundation Stages of education.

Bernadette Timson

Bernadette has spent the last 5 years working with special needs children since finishing 6th form gaining qualifications in drama music, ICT and sports leaders. She is working towards her level 3 in early years childcare alongside her studying of an open university degree in childhood and youth studies. In her spare time she play’s hockey and loves spending time with loved ones.

Teannie Champion-Godbold

This is Teannie she is currently in our baby room, she is level 2 qualified in chidcare and will soon be starting her level 3.

In her spare time she enjoy’s spending time with her husband and seeing her family, especially her baby nephew.

Hannah Edge

This is Hannah, the Room Leader in our Pre-School.

She has been at Little Dots since July 2018, but has been in childcare for 6 years. She loves childcare because each day is different and it’s so rewarding.

In her spare time, she enjoys relaxing with a glass of wine watching Disney films. Beauty and the Beast is her favourite.

When she is not watching Disney films, she enjoys cooking and baking lots of yummy things for her friends and family.

Zoe Home

Zoe is the Toddler Room Leader with a level 3 childcare qualification. She has worked with children since leaving school in 2014. In her spare time she enjoys shopping and going out to eat with friends and family.

Kirby Henderson-Sowerby

This is Kirby of the Baby room and Pre-School.

She has been at Littledots North Leigh since October 2018, and is currently studying level 3 childcare NVQ.

She works with the babies and pre-school and loves the difference between them all. She has a degree in public service and beauty.

She also has a 3 year old who comes to nursery. In her spare time she loves being out and about with the family Labrador.

Ambra Baiamonte

Ambra recently started working in the Toddler Room since moving over from Italy in February 2019. In her spare time she likes spending time with her daughter and going to the seaside.

Freya Say

Freya’s hobbies are reading, knitting and listening to music, She enjoy’s taking care of her niece and nephews and going on long walks.

Freya has chosen to do this job because she enjoys taking care of children and helping them learn day to day things.

Pippa Dunsdon

Bio being added shortly.

Jodie Charlwood

Jodie works in our Baby room and is working towards her Level 3 in Early Years. Out of work her time is spent creating memories with her family and fulfilling hobbies such as crafts, outdoor adventures and canoeing.

Hannah Young

Hannah works in the Toddler room and a has a level 3 NVQ qualification in early childhood education. She moved over from Australia in August 2018 and in her spare time enjoys travelling around the country and Europe exploring all the new sights and cultures.

Julie Hole

Julie is a trainee Nursery Assistant currently working towards her NVQ level 3 in our baby room.

In her spare time Julie enjoys baking cakes and spending time with her partner and son who also attends Little Dots.

Georgia – Full Time Cook

Georgia is our full time cook at our North leigh Little Dots And in her free time enjoys socialising, baking and travelling

Isobel Goves – Manager of Northleigh & Witney

Isobel is our Witney Manager, she is Level 3 qualified in Childcare and is working towards her Level 3 in Leadership and Managment. She also runs Bampton Youth Club and is Chair of BUFC, she is currently planning her wedding and enjoys spending time with family and friends, she also enjoys reading, being at the seaside and a glass of gin.

Tasha Jackson – Deputy Manager of Northleigh

Tasha has a level 3 and has leadership and management level 2 she’s been in childcare for 18 years.

Tasha is a mum of two boys so her spare time involves watching her sons playing football. Natasha is also a self-confessed cleaning addict, but when she does get a moment to herself she enjoys unwinding with a book and glass of wine.

Madelaine Marshall – Operations Manager

Maddie is NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social care, she fostered from 2011 until 2019 and hopes to again in the future but is currently taking a break to concentrate on here 3 boys who keep her busy with Football, Golf, Lego, Xbox and Nerf Guns to name a few things!