About Us

VISION

'Humpty Dumpty Nurseries will be the first choice for parents wishing to place their child in a nursery environment.'

MISSION STATEMENT

'To be the leading Nursery providers in Abu Dhabi, providing parents with a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment for their child within a world class facility.'

CUSTOMER GOAL

'To provide a superior standard of care, anticipating the children's needs so that they are able to grow educationally, socially and emotionally within a fun and creative environment.'

PEOPLE/STAFF GOAL

'To attract and retain dedicated, qualified, caring and pro-active staff who will support our learning ethos and to reward their loyalty and performance fairly.'

LISAMARIE BLACKBURN DUNCAN
PRINCIPAL

Humpty Dumpty Nursery was first opened in 1989 in Abu Dhabi. Lisamarie became the new owner in 1999 and has taken the reputation of the Nursery onwards and upwards with the opening of her second Nursery in 2006.

With over 16 years of experience in the field of education, Lisamarie is dedicated to the care and well being of all the children who come through the doors of Humpty Dumpty, past and present. Lisamarie holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education. She has previously taught in Nurseries in Cairo, China and the United Arab Emirates.

Lisamarie has lived in Abu Dhabi for almost 11 years with her four children: Jessica 12 years, Olivia 11 years, Christopher 11 years and Charlotte also 11 years. Her love of children is a passion and her passion is her family...

Welcome to the Humpty Dumpty Family.

KATE PHILLIPS
ABU DHABI NURSERY DIRECTOR

Kate first joined Humpty Dumpty Nurseries in February 2007 as Head Teacher. Her vast experience and knowledge soon led to her advancement into a newly created position as Curriculum Co-ordinator and Training Advisor which she started in 2008. In April 2009 Kate was promoted to Nursery Director. She is still currently fulfilling both roles and spends one day each week in Khalifa Nursery as the curriculum design, development and deliverance is an on-going task.

Kate holds a Diploma in Pre-school Practise (DPP) and has held positions previously in the United Kingdom as Creche Leader, Deputy Supervisor and Pre-school Supervisor. Kate has lived in Abu Dhabi for 4 years with her husband and son, Ben 10 years.

Kate thrives on her work and is a dedicated leader and carer. An amazing woman who is always one step ahead!