RAINBOW ONE

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Rainbow One

We are based on a school site, in the heart of Shirley. Our staff have a wealth of experience and knowledge in early years. We work closely with Wordsworth Primary School, joining in with celebrations, supporting transitions for those going to school and sharing ideas and knowledge in relation to the Early Years Foundation Stage.

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DAILY ROUTINE

We are fortunate enough to have 2 lovely outside areas of which children have access to on a daily basis and are able to use the school field on occasions. We have connections with the local community including the library, emergency services and health visitors.

Our Staff

All our staff at Rainbow Preschool receive appropriate first aid training, annual safeguarding refresher training and are fully supported in their continued professional development.

Miss Stemp – Pre-school Manager: Designated Safeguarding Lead & Health & Safety Coordinator. Miss Stemp’s qualifications include; – BA Hons in Childhood, Youth and Community Studies (June 2013) & CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF) (July 2015). Miss Stemp has been in childcare and has worked at Rainbow Pre-school for 5 years. and holds a Full 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019)

Mrs Sykes – Administrative Manager & Student Coordinator. Mrs Sykes qualifications include; – CACHE, Level 3 NVQ in Children’s Care, Learning and Development (July 2019). Mrs Sykes has worked at Rainbow Pre-school for 13 years. and holds Level 1 Paediatric First Aid (March 2017)

Mrs Reading – Deputy Manager: Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. Equal & Diversity & Pupil Premium Co-ordinator. Mrs Reading’s qualifications include; –  Foundation Degree in Working with Children. Mrs Reading has worked at Rainbow Pre-school for 20 years. Holds a Full 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate.

Miss Clouder – Deputy manager: Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, ECAT, 2 Year  Old, & PSED Co-ordinator. Miss Clouder’s qualifications include; – NCFE CACHE LEVEL 3 Diploma For The Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (January 2018) Miss Clouder has worked at Rainbow Pre-school for 3 years and holds a Full 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019).

Mrs Roach – Early Years Practitioner. Mrs Roach’s qualifications include; – Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce, Early Learning and Childcare Pathway (June 2013) Mrs Roach has worked in childcare for 6 years and has been at Rainbow Pre-school for 5 years.

Mrs Bridges – Early Years Practitioner. Mrs Bridges qualifications include; – NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young Peoples Workforce (Early Years Educator) (March 2018) Mrs Bridges has experience as an TA, and has been working in childcare for 1 year.

Miss Maynard – Early Years Practitioner & Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator. Miss Maynard qualifications include; – NCFE Level 3 Diploma For The Children’s Workforce (Early Years Educator) (January 2018) – OCR Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce.  Miss Maynard has worked in childcare for 4 years and has worked with us for 2 years.

Miss Watson – Lunchtime Assistant & Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator. Miss Watson’s qualifications include; –  – Pearson EDI Level 3 Diploma for the Children’s and Young People’s Workforce, (Early Learning & Childcare), (QCF) (Oct 2014). Miss Watson has been working in childcare for 8 years and has worked with us for 1 year. Miss Watson holds a Full 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019).

Mrs Szmit – Room Leader, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead & Numeracy Coordinator. Mrs Szmit’s qualifications include;  – CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF) Early Learning & Childcare Pathway (Oct 2015).Mrs Szmit was previously a childminder for 4 years and has been with us for nearly 3 years. Mrs Szmit holds a Full 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019),

Miss Lennox – Early Years Practitioner, Special Educational Needs, Disability & Behaviour Management Coordinator. Miss Lennox’s qualifications include NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma For The Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (April 2018) Miss Lennox has worked for us for 3 years & holds a Full 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019).

Miss Makrani – Early Years Practitioner, Senior SEND & ECAT coordinator. Miss Makrani’s qualifications include;  – NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma For The Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (May 2018). Miss Makrani has worked at Rainbow Pre-school for 3 years & holds a Full 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019).

Mrs Caldwell – Early Years Practitioner. Mrs Caldwell’s qualifications include; – CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF) Early Learning and childcare Pathway (Dec 2013). Mrs Caldwell has worked in childcare for 20 years and has been with us for 2 years. Mrs Caldwell holds a Full 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate (Nov 2019)

Miss White – Early Years Practitioner, Miss White’s qualifications include NVQ Level 3 Early Years Care and Education (May 2004), Ms White has recently joined our team.

Miss Bignell – Early Years Practitioner (Supply cover), Miss Bignell’s qualifications include; – Pearson EDI Level 3 Diploma For The Children and Young Peoples Workforce (Early Learning & Childcare) (QCF) (Feb 2015)

Our Gallery

Our Address

Wordsworth Primary School, Victor Street, Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 5LH

Tel: 023 8070 1601

Email: Claire.stemp@rainbowpreschoolshirley.co.uk

Hours

Monday – Friday
Morning club: 8:30am – 8:55am
Morning session: 8:55am – 11:55am
Lunch club: 11:55am – 12:30pm
Afternoon session: 12:30pm – 3:30pm
Afternoon club: 3:30pm – 4:00pm

Term Dates – School Year 2019-2021

Half Term – Monday 17th – Friday 21st February 2020
Easter Holidays – Monday 6th April – Friday 17th April 2020
Return – Monday 20th April 2020
Half Term – Monday 25th May – Friday 29th May 2020
Summer Holidays – Monday 20th July 2020

Return – Monday 7th September 2020
Half Term – Monday 26th October -Friday 30th October 2020
Christmas Holidays – Monday 21st December 2020 – Friday 1st January 2021
Return – Monday 4th January 2021
Half Term – Monday 15th – Friday 19th February 2021
Easter Holidays – Friday 2nd  April – Friday 16th April 2021
Return – Monday 19th April 2021
Half Term – Monday 31st  May – Friday 4th June 2021
Summer Holidays – Monday 19th July 2021