Our Team

  Caitriona Barrett - Manager of Wee Care Monkstown
Monkstown, Dublin: Caitriona Barrett, Manager

Caitriona has worked in Wee Care since 2002, starting as Deputy Manager and then taking over as Manager in 2003. She is trained in the Montessori Method of education, Special Education (0-6yrs) and also has a Diploma in Childcare (0-6 yrs). She also has a qualification in Nursery Management. Caitriona has successfully brought Wee Care Monkstown to achieve the ‘All Ireland Center of excellence Award ‘twice in 2003 and in 2008.

  Wee Care Day Nurseries Accreditation & Awards   RTE, Dublin: Rosheen Kemple, Manager

Rosheen has worked for Wee Care since 2008, she began in the Toddler room and worked her way up the become manager. Rosheen has 17 years experience in Childcare and holds a diploma in Special Needs Assistance, FETAC lvl 6 Advance Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education, First Aid, Manual Handling, HACCP and Child protection. Rosheen was also involved in the All Ireland Centre of Excellence.

    Chichester Park South, Belfast: Joanne McErlane, Co-ordinator

Joanne has worked for Wee Care since 2009 starting as a Childcare Assistant and working her way up to her current position of Coordinator. Joanne has NVQ level 3 in Childcare and Education and is qualified in Paediatric First Aid, Child Protection, Fire Safety and Food Safety. She also holds a diploma in Child Day Care Management. Joanne feels that her nursery provides a safe and stimulating environment for the children in her care, allowing parents to go to work without worrying about their child.

    Wee Care Infants: North Road, Belfast: Tessa Court, Co-ordinator

Tessa has worked in Wee Care since September 2002, where she began as a nursery assistant in Kings Road. She then moved to North Road after having her 2nd child, where she progressed to eventually taking over as Coordinator in January 2008. Tessa has trained in Playwork and has completed her Childcare, Learning and Development NVQ level 3.

  Laura McConnell, Co-ordinator, Wee Care Toddlers: North Road, Belfast   Wee Care Toddlers: North Road, Belfast: Laura McConnell, Co-ordinator

Laura began working at Wee Care in June 2012. Soon after she became to Deputy Co-ordinator of our Kings Road branch and began managing Wee Care Toddlers at 119 North Road when it opened in November 2013. Laura has a BA (Hons) Degree in Early Childhood Education and a Diploma in Childcare and Education. Laura is qualified in Paediatric First Aid, Level Two Food Safety and Hygiene, Fire Awareness and Child Protection, as well as being the designated safeguarding officer for the nursery.

  Nicky Allister, Co-ordinator,Wee Care Juniors: Kings Road, Belfast   Wee Care Juniors: Kings Road, Belfast: Nicky Allister, Co-ordinator

Nicky has worked in Wee Care since August 2011. She began working for Wee Care in the North Road branch where she became Deputy Coordinator. She moved to Kings Road in Spring 2012 to take on the roll of Coordinator. Nicky has completed her QCF level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development. She is qualified in Paediatric First Aid, Child Protection and is the Designated Safeguarding Officer at the Kings Road Nursery.

  Kirsten MacDonald, Co-ordinator, Chichester Park South, Belfast   Windsor Ave North, Belfast: Kirsten McMullan, Co-ordinator

Kirsten has worked in Wee Care since 2006. She began as a childcare assistant within Pre-school and went on to become Unit Head of the room and Deputy Co-ordinator before eventually taking on the role of Nursery Co-ordinator of the Chichester Park South branch in 2014. Kirsten has NVQ level 2 & 3 in Childcare and Education, is qualified in Paediatric First Aid, Child Protection, Fire Safety and Food Safety. She is now Designated Safeguarding Officer for child protection in the Windsor branch and has recently obtained her level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Children’s Care, Learning and Development.