Team Nature Nursery


Amber Dyer

Nursery Owner/Manager

Amber is a graduate in Early Years Education, responsible for setting up the city’s very first forest school and is a passionate advocate of learning through play in the natural environment. She brings over 20 years experience of working in good and outstanding settings as well as previous managerial experience in 3 other nurseries. Amber is a qualified  paediatric first-aider.


James Dyer

Administrator/Graduate Nursery Teacher

James is a qualified teacher with Qualified Teacher Status, is a graduate in Education and Training Studies and has a Foundation Degree in Learning Support. James has a background in playwork and outdoor education and has over 20 years experience teaching and working with children and young people from a range of age groups and is a qualified paediatric first aider.


Hannah Rocks

Deputy Manager

Hannah has a BA (Hons) Degree in Childhood and Youth Studies. She has over 16 years experience working with Children and as our SENCO has a range of SEN experience and qualifications gained whilst working for 10 years as a lead Teaching Assistant in a SEN School.


Clare Mills

Senior Graduate Nursery Practitioner

Clare has 21 years experience working in and managing outstanding rated settings. She has an Early Years Foundation Degree and is passionate about learning through play. Clare is a qualified paediatric first-aider.


Hannah Samson

Graduate Nursery Practitioner

Hannah is a experienced Early Years professional who started working with children over 15 years ago. She has a BA (hons) in Childhood, Culture and Education, a Foundation Degree in Healthcare Play Specialism as well as a BTEC level 3 in childcare.


Elisha Hatherley

Nursery Practitioner

Miss Hatherley is an experienced NVQ Level 3 qualified nursery practitioner with experience looking after younger children in a Montessori setting. Elisha is a trained paediatric first aider and has also learnt sign language.