Our Team

In order for us to support your child's development in the best possible way, we employ people with different educational training backgrounds. They all attend regular further training courses, which enable them to bring new ideas and proposals to their daily work - ideas that will also benefit your child!


Find out more about our staff.


Ruth Lees

Joint Head of Kidstimeleeds


Ruth has a Degree of Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Accounting and Finance graduating in 1989 from Manchester Metropolitan University.


She then studied chartered accountancy passing the professional qualification in 1994.


Ruth has over 20 years business experience and has the requisite skills in reporting, systems, accounting, and cost control. She has worked in childcare since 2006 and passed Level 3 in Childcare in 2011 and Level 4 in Management in 2012. She is also a mother of 2 children.


Ruth is a director of D&R Childcare Limited.


Noreen Frost 

Joint Head of Kidstimeleeds


Noreen started at St Joseph's Primary School in 2003, the school that both of her children attended. Noreen is a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) and Designated Safeguarding Lead and has a wealth of experience working with children between the ages of 5 and 11.


In her unique role as HLTA, Noreen has built strong relationships with all age groups which has a particular benefit for those pupils attending the out of school club as there will always be a familiar face. 


Noreen is a director of D&R Childcare Limited.


Contact us



St Josephs Catholic Primary School, 

Barleyfields Road,

Barleyfields Court,


LS22 6PR



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