Chloe Reed Nursery Room Leader

Chloe Reed

Nursery Room Leader

Qualifications: Level 3 CACHE diploma in childcare and education

  What did you do before you came to teach at Oakwood? 

Before coming to Oakwood in November 2021, I worked for five and a half years at a private children’s nursery in Chichester, The Little Blue Door. I was a room leader of the pre-school room for three years before moving to Oakwood. 

What are the best ways to encourage and motivate children?

Incorporating their interests into their play, to extend the individual interests of each child to gain the most out of every opportunity given. 

As well as teaching, what other activities and roles do you get involved in at the school?

Camp Little Oaks, forest school / woodland walks

What do you think makes Oakwood special?

It’s one big family, making everyone feel welcomed and valued as an individual.

What do you enjoy doing when you’re not at school?

Running, swimming, walking and reading.

What is your favourite time of year at Oakwood?

Christmas!  Seeing the children perform in their Christmas shows and the magic they bring to the Christmas period.