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Relight my early years fire

18th April

Lumiere 47-49
Charlotte Rd

How do you own your career in early years?

Your role – both current and future – requires energy and passion. It’s only natural that life can challenge these reserves, but imagine if you could overcome any obstacle and succeed.

Join ‘Club Talks’ for an intimate conversation with two industry leaders and understand how they did just that! Carole Edmond and Simone Carter will reveal all about their personal career journeys, and you’ll hear first-hand accounts of how-to; build confidence, navigate obstacles, balance being a parent, protect your well-being and overcome barriers.

Join the discussion and relight your (early years) fire.


Simone Carter

Managing Director, N Family Club

Simone’s career in early years education spans thirty years – starting out as an educator, and progressing right the way through to nursery manager, regional director and operations director roles. She is currently the Managing Director at N Family Club.

Carole Edmond

Founder & CEO Glassmoon

Carole has spent over thirty years working in early education, healthcare and specialist care for young adults and adults. Carole led Bupa's entry into the childcare market and later became the Managing Director of Bright Horizons, where she led them to reach number 7 on the Great Places to work list, as well as becoming the first nursery group to achieve a RoSPA gold accreditation for Safety.