Our Team


Miss Zoe

Nursery Manager

Zoe is our Nursery Manager who began training to work with children from leaving school in July 2007. Zoe studied at William Howard school in […]

Baby Owls

Miss Emma

Room Leader

Emma is a Nursery Practitioner who holds Level 3 in Childcare and Education and works in the Baby Owls room.  Emma joined Abacus Nursery in July 2016. […]

Miss Lisa

Nursery Practitioner

Lisa works in the Baby Owls room as a Nursery Practitioner.  Lisa attended Nelson Thomlinson School in Wigton and then furthered her education at the […]

Miss Lauren

Nursery Practitioner

Lauren is a Nursery Practitioner who holds the Level 3 Diploma in Children and Young People’s Workforce which she completed in 2013. She joined Abacus […]

Miss Sam

Nursery Practitioner

Sam has worked within the childcare sector since March 2002. She started working as a childminder and qualified with NVQ level 3 in Early years […]

Little Cubs

Miss Mairi

Room Leader

Mairi is a qualified Nursery Practitioner who holds a Level three diploma in children and young people’s workforce. Mairi left secondary school in 2011 and […]

Miss Dionne

Room Leader

Dionne is a Room Leader in our Little Cubs room and joined Abacus in July 2016.  After attending Newton Rigg College where she gained her level 3 Diploma […]

Miss Sophie

Nursery Practitioner

Sophie is a Nursery Practitioner and works in the Little Cubs room.  Sophie attended Nelson Thomlinson School in Wigton before going to Carlisle College where she […]

Miss Sarah

Nursery Practitioner

Sarah is a Nursery Practitioner who holds a NVQ Level 4 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development. She joined Abacus Nursery in May 2017 and […]

Big Bears

Miss Sophie

Nursery Practitioner

Sophie is one of our Nursery Practitioners working within the Big Bears room. Sophie attended Trinity School in Carlisle and studied Child Development, and then studied Childcare […]


Miss Amanda


Miss Amanda is one of our Children’s Chef, Amanda originally from Irthington attended William Howard Secondary School in Brampton. On leaving school Amanda commenced employment […]


Miss Emily

Emily has volunteered at Abacus Children’s Day Nursery since we opened in November 2015. Currently studying at Carlisle College, she is working towards her Level […]