For more information about Miss Daisy's Nursery schools please telephone the school office on 020 7730 5797 or email.

The Team at Miss Daisy's Nursery, Chelsea

Mrs Cerine Shalak

Cerine began her teaching career after gaining an Early Childhood International Diploma in Montessori Pedagogy from the Montessori Centre International in July 2007. Since then she has completed her teacher training at Beanstalk Montessori School and then went on to work at Dawmouse Montessori School. Cerine graduated from Roehampton University with a BA in Early Childhood Studies and joined Miss Daisy’s Nursery in September 2010 as a teacher in the Kindergarten. She became the Deputy Headmistress in September 2011 and then the Headmistress in September 2014.

Over the course of her time at Miss Daisy’s, Cerine has built strong relationships with the Prep Schools in the area and visits them on a regular basis. An extensive aspect of her role as the Headmistress is to maintain a strong dialogue with the future schools, advising parents on the schools best suited to their child, as well as providing guidance and support during the assessment process.

Miss Daisy Robertson
Deputy Headmistress / Kindergarten Teacher

Daisy began her teaching career as a Teaching Assistant at Knightsbridge School and then went on to work at Bassett House School. Following this, Daisy completed the GTP in the EYFS and KS1 where she achieved her QTS whilst working at Holy Cross RC School. Since then she has been working at L’Ecole des Petits, an English-French Bilingual school where she achieved her NQT status. Daisy moved to Miss Daisy’s Knightsbridge in September 2015 as a Kindergarten Teacher. In September 2016 Daisy became Deputy Headmistress at Miss Daisy's Nursery, Chelsea.

Miss Olivia Eadie
Nursery Teacher

Olivia studied at the University of Edinburgh before joining Miss Daisy's. She began as an Assistant in the Kindergarten and in September 2014 she moved to become a teacher in the Nursery. Olivia holds a Level 3 Early Years Educator Qualification.

Miss Maria Guljajeva
Nursery Teacher

Maria previously taught at the Marmalade Bear Nursery School. She has a NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Teaching and a BA in Art and Design. Maria joined Miss Daisy's Chelsea in September 2014 as a Nursery Teacher.

Mrs Chloe Lindsay-Fynn
Kindergarten Teacher

Chloe started as an Assistant at Garden House School, then went to university to gain her PGCE in Early Years and then was a Year 1 teacher at Heathfield House School. Chloe joined Miss Daisy's Chelsea in 2012 as a Kindergarten Teacher.

Miss Jessica Oliver
Kindergarten Teacher

Jessica has a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Psychology from the University of Cape Town and a PGCE in Foundation Phase and Early Childhood Development through the University of South Africa. Jessica joined Miss Daisy's Chelsea in January 2017 as a Kindergarten Teacher.

Ms Ruth Miller
Nursery Teacher

Ruth previously taught at Thomas's Kindergarten Pimlico for thirteen years. She has a Cache Level 3 Early Years Qualification. Ruth joined Miss Daisy's in September 2015 as a Nursery Assistant and from September 2016 will be a Nursery Teacher.

Miss Megan Allison
School Assistant

Megan was previously a Teaching Assistant at The Kindergartens. She has a degree in Fashion Business and is currently working towards an Early Years level 3 qualification. Megan joined Miss Daisy's in September 2016 as a Teaching Assistant.

Miss Alice Cheater
School Assistant

Before joining Miss Daisy's, Alice worked as a Teaching Assistant and a Boarding House Matron at Dean Close School in Cheltenham and then at Lynams School, the pre-prep department of her old school, the Dragon School in Oxford. Alice joined Miss Daisy's in September 2015 as a Kindergarten Assistant.

Miss Cristina Cuerva
School Assistant

In January 2017 Cristina joined Miss Daisy's Chelsea as an Assistant Teacher. She has a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) and a Postgraduate Diploma from Spain with several years experience working with pre Primary School aged children.


Miss Sophie

Sophie is a Pippa Poppets teacher. Sophie's love of music and talent for dance ensures all of her students enjoy her classes.

Pippa Poppets website

Miss Avra

Each week the children get to enjoy a drama lesson with Miss Avra from All Sorts Drama. Miss Avra takes the children on exciting adventures where they can explore the wonderful world of drama.

Coach Patsy

Coach Patsy from Little Kickers teaches sport to all the children each week. Coach Patsy also organises fun after school and holiday sports clubs.


Miss Kitty Keir

Miss Kitty Keir is the school secretary and personal assistant to Miss Daisy.