Awarded Outstanding by Ofsted 2014

Bus Stop Pre School Bookham Ofsted Outstanding"Children are highly motivated and show great enthusiasm as they play and learn." "Children thrive in this welcoming, vibrant and nurturing pre-school setting."

"Exceedingly good use is made of the outdoor learning environment where staff have established Forest School experiences creating a magical sense of wonder in the play experiences they offer to children. "

LOTC Gold Award 2015

Bus Stop has been awarded a Gold LOTC award for providing "quality educational experiences beyond the classroom walls".

The only pre-school Gold award in Surrey for Learning Outside the Classroom.

Staff

Bustop is family run pre-school with 3 members of the same family on the staff.

Kellykelly bus stop

My name is Kelly. I lived in Bookham for 21 years before moving to South Holmwood with my husband and our three children.

  • Early Years Professional Status (EYPS), awarded 2013
  • BA (Hons) Degree in Early Years, awarded in 2006
  • BTEC National Diploma in Early Years, awarded in 2002
  • Level 3 Forest School Leader qualification 2014

My work experience includes:

  • Special Needs Support Assistant
  • Day Nursery - Room Supervisor
  • Full charge Nanny.

I really enjoy being apart of the Bus Stop team. Our small group sizes enables us spontantaneously and freedom to explore the environment.

Katekate bus stop forest schools training

I have lived in Bookham all of my life. Bookham is where my husband and I raised our three children. Our children are now adults with young families themselves. I am the Owner of Bus Stop, the named deputy and the Forest School L1eader. I have over 37 years experience in early years. My Early Years qualifications include:

  • BA (Hon) in Early Years in 2012
  • Level 3 Forest Schools Leader in 2013
  • HND in Early Years, awarded in 2001
  • Diploma in Child Psychology 2004
  • Level 4 Forest School Trainer

    My work experience includes:

  • Owner/Founder of ‘Friday Zone Youth Club in Bookham
  • Childminder at family home
  • Day Nursery - Manager
  • Family Support Worker for Surrey

I like Bus Stop’s small family atmosphere and our ability to use the outside environment.

Hayley Bus StopHayley

My name is Hayley. I lived in Bookham for 29 years before moving to Epsom with my husband and our two daughters.

I have worked at Bus Stop since 2006 and am currently the under twos supervisor . I have been working in early years since 2000.

My Early Years qualifications include:

  • Foundation Degree in Early Years, awarded in 2009
  • NNEB in Early Years, awarded in 2000
  • NVQ level 3 in Childcare and Education, awarded in 2000
  • Level 3 Forest School Award,2015

My work experience includes:

  • Full Charge Nanny
  • Day Nursery - Room Supervisor
  • Special Needs Support Assistant.

I enjoy having time to talk with parents and the freedom of choice we offer to the children.

Louise

Louise Bus stopMy name is Louise. I have been a pre-school assistant working at Bus Stop since 2008. I am also a full charge Nanny.

I have been working in early years sine 2003.

My Early Years qualifications include:

  • BTEC National Diploma in Early Years, awarded in 2003.

My work experience includes:

  • Full charge Ofsted registered Nanny – Current
  • Pre-School Assistant
  • After School Club Assistant
  • Day Nursery – Room Supervisor.

When I come to Bus Stop I always enjoy the calmness of the children.




Derek

Derek Bus StopI am Derek the caretaker and am Kates husband and Kelly and Hayleys Dad.

I have been caretaker at Bus Stop since September 2013 and I hold an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service)check.












Julie

Julie Bus Stop

My name is Julie I live locally in Fetcham and have experienced Bus-stop as a parent. I have been a pre-school assistant since January 2014. I am a qualified dance teacher and provide the Bus Stop children with Music and Movement classes.










Danni

My name is Danni and I live locally in Leatherhead with my 2 children.I have been a pre-school assistant since Sept 2016.

My qualifications include

  • Level 3 Children and Young peoples workforce