After leaving university, Tracey applied for a job as a Nursery Assistant at Hollies Daycare Nursery. During that time, she was able to complete her qualifications and progress to become Nursery Manager.
Question 1: What qualities do you need to work in childcare?
You need to be warm, passionate, and caring. And you need to have a lot of patience and be adaptable as no two days are ever the same!
Question 2: What qualifications did you need to complete?
Whilst working at Hollies, I was given the opportunity to do my CACHE Level 3 in early years and childcare. When I was promoted to Nursery Manager, I also completed my CACHE Level 5.
Question 3: What’s the best thing about working with children?
Just watching them develop and grow to become more confident and independent is so rewarding.
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