Careers News

We are extremely proud of our Elm Cottage team of dedicated passionate individuals.

We want to say a huge thank you to each individual member of staff.

A special well done to our long service awards recipients:


Lisa Whitehead

Nicola Gregory (Crescent Park Cook)

Jasmine Percival

Sarah Gillen (Didsbury Road Manager)

Greg Westall

Tracey Mannion

Sharon Brown-Palmer

Faye Butterworth

Maxine Bannister (Thorn Grove Nursery Manager)

Emma Chadwick

Sarah Derbyshire

Amanda Broadbent (Thorn Grove Club Manager and Nursery Cook)

Emma Fildes

Stephanie Beschizza (Orrishmere Nursery Manager)

Lisa Russell-Boyd

Lisa Quinn

Linda Barrow

Edith Aartse-Tuyn



Tessa Marsland

Tina Kapp (Area Manager)

Sarah Parrott (Crescent Park Manager)

Donna Moir


Rebekah Taylor, a Level 2 Childcare apprentice has recently had a special mention by Total People apprentice scheme. Well done Rebekah, click here to view the report.


Careers at Elm Cottage

Latest Opportunities

Job ref: CP101:

We are currently recruiting for a full time, qualified nursery nurse (38.75
hours per week) .

We are passionate about providing high quality childcare and offer excellent
training and development opportunities.
You will need a good knowledge and understanding of the EYFS and be aware of
the role of planning, observations and keeping records. Most importantly, we
need someone with a genuine enthusiasm for working with children and meeting
their needs.

We offer a competitive salary package, dependent on age and experience,
including a pension and occupational sick pay.
Please contact Sarah Parrott, Nursery Manager

For more information on 0161 443 2228

Where to find us

Apply for this position