Let's meet the team

Jill Airey

Jill

My name is Jill, I have lived on the Island of Tenerife for 12 years where I have three young boys myself.

I have worked with children now for 24 years and my positions included nursery nurse, maternity nurse, private nanny and managerial roles within the childcare environment.

I am a fully qualified nursery nurse
My other qualifications include:
NVQ level 2
NVQ level 3
Level 3 qualification in Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
DBS certified


Sarah

Sarah

Hi I am Sarah. I am a mum of 3 young boys, aged 4 and 2 year old twins. I had over 10 years professional experience working with children before moving to Tenerife. I have a passion to help children, make them feel safe and teach them through play.

My qualitifaction include:
OA Qualified working with children and young people
Experience working with complex and special needs
Level 3 qualification in Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
Spanish and UK DBS (police) checked

 


Armande

Armande  

Hi, my name is Armande and I have lived in Tenerife for almost two years. I grew up in the Dutch Caribbean. I am a lover of watersports and my passion is teaching children and teens to swim and scuba dive. I also teach English to children in an academy.
I am fluent in English, Spanish, Dutch and Papiamento and I speak and understand basic to intermediate French.

My qualifications are:
MOA In Childcare
Emergency First Responder Instructor, including primary and secondary Care for Children, AED & CPR
Open Water Scuba Instructor
Advanced Freediver
Masters in Social Science / Conflict Management
Aggression Replacement Trainer (Goldstein Method)
Police checked in Spain

I love working with children of all ages and specialise in working with children with behavioural issues.


Laura Bee

Laura  

I'm Laura, and I love working for Mini Amigos.

I have lived in Tenerife for 17 years with my husband and I am also mum to two beautiful children, Alfie and Halle.

My qualifications include:
OA Diploma in childcare
Level 3 qualification in Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
DBS certified

I love looking after children and meeting all the wonderful families.

Jerry

Jerry  

My name is Jerry,

I have lived in tenerife practically my whole life. Coming from a big family myself I knew from an early age I wanted to work with children.

While studying I used to spend my weekends babysitting for family and friends. I have also looked after a little girl since she was born up until she started primary school.

My qualifications are:
Fluent in spanish and teach english and spanish to students from the age of 2 up to adults
Experienced in working with children from birth onwards
Fully qualified childcare nanny
Spanish DBS certified
Currently studying paediatric first aid


Teresa

Teresa  

My name is Teresa. I have both Brazilian and Spanish nationality and have lived in Tenerife for 27 years. I have many experiences working with children and have worked as a nanny for 7 years with children of all ages.

I am fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian.

Qualifications I have are:
Diploma Espanol in childcare
Degree in physical education
Gymnastics instructor
Swimming instructor and life guard
Diploma in First Aid
Spanish DBS certified

I love working with children and enjoy making their holiday special. A child’s mind is amazing, their optimism that beams from their eyes is so refreshing.

Louise

Cath  

I am Cath. I have lived in Tenerife for 15 years. I am a mum to a 12 year old girl.

City & Guilds Learning Support
OA Diploma in childcare
Level 3 qualification in Emergency Paediatric First Aid
DBS certified

I speak both English and Spanish.