Motivated Staff

Meet our friendly Scampering Squirrels Team

Early Years Practitioner: Adrian Sturt


My Qualifications: NVQ Level 2


“I have experience in looking after children, both in my private and professional life, being a Dad to two boys and a girl. I love working with children and especially enjoy watching and teaching them to develop through play. I find it easy and enjoyable to plan, set up and take part in a variety of childrens activities to help them to develop.”

Early Years Assistant: Shana Keaveney


My Qualifications: NVQ Level 2 (Childcare and Education)


Shana completed her Level 2 apprenticeship in Childcare and Education whilst working at The Wigwam. She took a year out to return home to Ireland but has recently rejoined us and is hoping to complete her NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education in the future. Shana enjoys working across all age ranges and is keen to help children learn and develop through play.

Early Years Practitioner: Sophie Mallows 


My Qualifications: NVQ Level 3


Sophie joined The Wigwam in 2012

“I really enjoy working with children and find it very rewarding, I enjoy watching them learn and grow. I’m now a mum to Lewis who was born in 2014.”