Meet the team

Based in Portsmouth, Top Tots has a team of friendly, experienced nursery staff, ready to meet your childcare needs.

Our nursery staff have completed various qualifications and training to ensure all the needs of the individual children are met on a daily basis. 

Qulifications range from Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies - working towards level 3 & 4 in Early Years Educator. 

Safeguarding children training is given to ALL staff as part of the settings induction process. 

Encouraging speech and language development, dealing with challenging behaviours and recognising signs for additional support are some of the many training programmes that have been completed. 

All staff have completed paediatric first aid and will complete level 2 food hygiene training.

Meeting the staff team:

Company Directors:              Stephen             &               Melissa



Nursery Area Manager:  Sue



Deputy Manager at Top Tots - John Pound Centre: Shelley



Deputy Manager at Top Tots at Mountbatten centre: Claire (currently on Maternity leave) 

Deputy manager - Maternity cover at Top Tots Mountbatten Centre: Taylor


Baby Room Leader - Amber

Pre-school Leader - Beth 



Leanne - Level 3 key worker



Molly- Level 3 Key worker

Emily - Level 3 Key worker

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Rebekah- Level 3 key worker


Leanne - Level 3 keyworker


Kim - Level 3 keyworker

Natalie - Level 2 Keyworker working towards level 3


Nursery Apprentices 

Hannah- Nursery apprentice 


Kayleigh- Nursery Apprentice


Shannon - Nursery Apprentice


Yasmeen - Nursery apprentice - Completed level 2 in August 2017 

Chloe - Nursery Apprentice