Gemma joined the Berkeley Gardens Day Nursery in October 2012 as a qualified Nursery Nurse. She holds a Level 4 Diploma in Childcare and is an Early Years Advanced Practitioner. She carried out a Level 2 Team Leading course, which helped her gain more knowledge to become a Senior Nursery Nurse for the under two’s. Gemma became Third In Charge in June 2016. In December 2016 Gemma was promoted to Deputy Manager, working closely alongside the Nursery Manager to ensure the smooth running of the provision and spent a lot of time in each of the rooms getting to know all the children and offering her support and knowledge to develop training of staff.
She also has an up to date certificate in first aid training, safeguarding and food hygiene and has attended various other courses which have gained her new knowledge and skills from which she has implemented into the Nursery setting.