Meet the team
Green Dragon Nursery was set up and is owned by John Constantinou. We opened in February 2010 with the intention of trying to provide the best setting possible.
All staff have been trained in Child Protection and are checked by the Disclosure Barring Service as part of our recruitment process. Staff regularly renew and develop their training, attending courses on paediatric first aid, health & safety, safeguarding, special educational needs and behaviour management.
Level 3 Qualified, Special Educational Needs Coordinator, Advanced Child Protection officer, Health & Safety, Behaviour Management, Prevent and First Aid trained. Elena has 20 years experience working within Early Years, she has been at Green Dragon Nursery since May 2010.
Level 3 qualified, Behaviour Management, SEND trained, Makaton qualified, Advanced Child Protection officer, Prevent and First Aid trained. Marina has worked in different areas of childcare and has been at Green Dragon Nursery since September 2015. Marina has experience working with children with additional learning needs, she works close with parents and other professionals to insure that each child develops to their full potential. she is based in the Caterpillar room
Third in charge
Level 3 qualified, Advance Child Protection officer, Prevent and First Aid trained. Ala has worked at Green Dragon nursery since February 2014, she has worked in both rooms but is now based in the Caterpillar room.
Nursery Practitioner/Room Leader
Level 3 qualified, Child Protection, Prevent and First Aid trained. Deniz joined the team in September 2016, she is the room leader in the Butterfly room.
Level 3 qualified, Child Protection, Prevent and First Aid trained. Michaela has been working with us since August 2020, she is based in the Caterpillar room.
Level 2 qualified, Child Protection, Prevent. Sophie joined us in September 2021 and is based in the Butterfly Room. She is currently working towards her level 3.
Oana is currently working towards her Level 3 in childcare, she is Child Protection, Prevent & First Aid trained. She joined in July 2021 and is based in the Butterfly Room.
Part time assistant
Andi is child protection trained, prevent and holds her first aid training. Prior to working at Green Dragon Nursery she was a childminder. She works part time between between both rooms and has been with us since January 2015.
Food hygiene level 2 trained and also Child Protection trained. Cleo has many years cooking experience within nurseries and has been with us since June 2016. She cooks a range of healthy meals for all the children.