Our Staff

We take great care when it comes to recruitment. Each team member goes through a vigorous recruitment process to ensure that they are a good fit for our existing team and share our core values.

We provide regular training for our entire team to ensure that they are at the top of their profession and up to date with the latest legislation which governs our industry. We also have a thriving apprentice system in which we help aspiring child carers to work towards their professional qualification.

Our Management team
Rebecca Fishwick


Rebecca completed her NNEB in 1985 and set up Edith Rose Day Nursery in 1988. She bought out her business partner in 2010 and the company was renamed Edith Rose Nurseries.

Rebecca gained a level 5 in leadership and management in 2017.

"The children's care is of paramount importance. We continually strive to improve the care and service we offer. Constantly developing with the needs of the children within our care"

Emma Thompson

Ascot Branch Manager 

Emma joined us in 2009 as a Nursery Nurse and has worked

her way up to Manager.


Emma completed her diploma in

Childcare and Education in 2006 before completing a degree in Children’s Development and Learning in 2016.

Joining Edith Rose was like extending my family. A small welcoming nursery which caters for each individual child’s needs. When returning from maternity leave, I couldn’t imagine my little one going anywhere else. Edith Rose is a home from home environment in which each individual child is cared for and treasured

Julie Wallbanks

Ascot Deputy Manager


Julie joined us in 2017. Working her way up to deputy manager.


She is also room co-ordinator in the Cocoon room.


Julie completed her level 3 in childcare qualification in 2012

We are passionate about our children; we care for them as if they were our own. We are passionate about their safety and all their needs. We provide the very best care and help them learn and make it fun everyday

Lauren Carne

Windsor Branch Manager


Lauren joined us in 2010 working in both branches over the years and is now manager of our Windsor branch.


She completed her Diploma in Childcare and Education in 2007. She has also completed an NVQ

in management.

Edith Rose is like a family. We care and have respect for the children and parents at the nursery, encouraging each child to grow and develop. As a nursery we strive for excellence and we pride ourselves on our ability to always develop and grow as a company”.

Sophie Hatchard

Windsors Joint Deputy Manager 

Sophie started with us in 2014 whilst training and has worked her way up to joint deputy and room coordinator of the Butterfly room. She completed her level 3 diploma in childcare in 2015

"Being part of the Edith Rose family is such a blessing. Watching the children grow daily from small babies to school children is so heart warming. 'Choosing a job you love means you never have to work a day in your life'. Which sums up my job perfectly"

Holly Bennett

Windsors Joint Deputy Manager

Holly started with us in 2017 and has worked her way up to joint deputy and room coordinator in the Caterpillar room. She completed her level 3 diploma in childcare in 2014.

"Edith Rose provides a warm, caring and safe environment. Offering children from 3 months - 5 years the chance to grow by giving every individual the tools to develop. Everyday is a fun learning experience and that is what makes Edith Rose so special".