Meet Our Staff

We have a team of friendly, enthusiastic and caring staff.
Together, we have a great variety of high qualifications and experience.
Most of our staff members have Paediatric First Aid certificates and all are required to complete Safeguarding training annually.
Vicki Dumont

Nursery Manager

BA hons Early Childhood Studies

Early Years Teacher Status

Vicki is also the Early Years Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Vicki works 38 hours a week, all year round. 

Contact

vdumont@hythebay.kent.sch.uk

Telephone: 01303 267802

 

Radka Davidova

Deputy Manager

Qualified Teacher Status

Radka is the Deputy Early Years Designated Safeguarding Lead, the English as an Additional Language (EAL) Champion and the  Preschool Room Leader.

Radka works 37 hours a week, all year round.

Contact 

rdavidova@hythebay.kent.sch.uk

Telephone: 01303 267802

 

Carly Abbott

Third in Charge

Level 3

 

Carly is the Term Time Only ('Little Nursery') Room Leader and is also a SENCO.

Carly works 36 hours a week, term-time-only.

 

Contact 

cabbott@hythebay.kent.sch.uk

Telephone: 01303 260548

 

Carolyn Chivers

Chair Trustee

Carolyn is the Chair Trustee of Hythe Bay Children's Centre CIO. She is also the Headteacher of Hythe Bay C of E Primary School and Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Contact

cchivers@hythebay.kent.sch.uk

Telephone: 01303 266802

Karla

Administration Officer

 

Karla deals with nursery and out of school clubs administration including enquiries, bookings and bills.

 

Contact

nursery@hythebay.kent.sch.uk

Telephone: 01303 267802 

Hythe Bay Children's Centre CIO Trustees:
Carolyn - Chair
Berkley - Vice Chair
Rebecca - Trustee
Vic - Treasurer
Sam - Secretary

 Hythe Bay Children's Centre CIO Co-opted Committee Members:
Mary, Anne, Siobhan

Nursery Leadership and Management Team:
Vicki (Manager, BA Hons Early Childhood Studies degree and Early Years Teacher Status)
Radka (Deputy Manager and Nursery Teacher, Qualified Teacher Status)
Carly (Third in Charge, Level 3)
Lauren (Room Leader, level 3)
Danielle (Room Leader, level 3)
Shane (Key Person and SENCO, level 3)

Administration:
Karla - Administration Officer

Key Persons:
Molly (level 6)
Sally (level 4)

Holley (level 3) 
Ashleigh (level 3)
Holly (level 3)
Sharon (level 3)


Key Person Apprentice:
Lisa (studying level 3)

Practitioners:
Kim (Qualified Teacher)
Beccie (level 2) 
Marsha (level 3)
Aerojen (level 3 pending)


Cook:
Rose (level 3 cook) - Maternity Leave

Supply Staff:
Diana
Ann
Nicky
Sylvia
Jade

Volunteers:
Kerry



Additional Roles of Nursery Staff:

Early Years Designated Safeguarding Leads:
Vicki and Radka

Designated Safeguarding Leads:
Carolyn, Carol and Rebecca

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Co-Ordinators (SENCOs):
Shane

Education Champion:
Radka
 
English as an Additional Language (EAL)  Champion:
Radka

Positive Behaviour Management and Manual Handling Champion:
Carly

Two Year Olds Champion:
Lauren

Health and Safety Champions:
Beccie
Matt and Wayne - Premises Caretakers

Global Goals Champions:
Ashleigh and Holly

Paediatric First Aiders (correct 07/01/2020):
Vicki
Radka
Carly
Lauren
Danielle
Shane
Sally
Sharon

Ashleigh

Designated Persons for General Data Protection Regulations
Vicki (Manager) and Karla (Administration Officer)

Students
We sometimes have students from Canterbury Christ Church University and local Colleges on placement at our nursery. 

Out of School Club Manager:
Lisa 

Hythe Bay C of E Primary School Business and Finance Manager:
Siobhan