First Steps at Froebelian Appoints New Nursery Manager

The Froebelian School, Horsforth has appointed Mrs Ruth Knowles as the Nursey Manager at First Steps at Froebelian.

First Steps at Froebelian is an OFSTED rated ‘Outstanding’ private day Nursery on New Road Side in Horsforth, Leeds, for children aged 3 months  – 5 years, with the option to transition to The Froebelian School at the age of 3 years.

Mrs Knowles leads the Pre-School provision at Fulneck independent school in Pudsey where she has enjoyed a successful 18-year career.  In her role, she has gained a vast amount of experience in early years and has been involved in developing and implementing many initiatives.

Mrs Knowles said: “I have already spent some time at First Steps nursery meeting the children and staff and I am very much looking forward to a new challenge, leading the team and building on their excellent work in creating a happy and thriving setting for the children.”

Headteacher of the Froebelian School, Mrs Dodds said: “It is an absolute delight to welcome Mrs Knowles to the Froebelian Family.  Her early years’ experience and expertise will enhance the established staff team and ensure First Steps at Froebelian maintains its uniquely happy atmosphere.”