Our Team

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Manager
Lisa Brown

Lisa Brown began work in the Pre-School in September 2000 and has a BA in Early Years with EYPS. Lisa is the Special Educational Needs Coordinator and Behaviour Coordinator. Lisa holds a Level 3 Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. Lisa is a Christian and attends New Life Church. 

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Deputy Manager
Rachel Parker

Rachel joined the setting in July 2013: she has a BA Honours in Early Childhood Studies, and a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education. Rachel holds a Level 3 Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. Rachel is a suitable person in Lisa Brown’s absence.  

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 Room Leader (0-2 Room)
Hayley Locker

       Hayley joined the setting in November 2014: she has a Level 3 Certificate in Childcare. Hayley holds a Level 3 Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. Hayley is a suitable person in Lisa Brown’s and Rachel Parker’s absence. 

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Room Leader (2-5 Room)
Kelsey Easton

Kelsey joined the setting in December 2014: she has a Level 3 in Childcare. Kelsey holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. 

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Room Leader (2-5 Room)
Kimberley Yates

Kimberley joined the setting in October 2016: she has a BA Honours in Childhood Studies. Kimberley holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. 

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Pre-School Practitioner
Amy Smith

Amy joined the setting in November 2016: she has a BA Honours in Childhood Studies. Amy holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate.  

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Pre-School Practitioner 
Sarah Wood

Sarah joined the setting in November 2013: she has a Level 3 Certificate in Childcare. Sarah holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. 

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Pre-School Practitioner/Nursery Practitioner
Kelly Reid

Kelly joined the setting in June 2009: Kelly has a Level 2 in Childcare and is working towards her Level 3 in Childcare. Kelly holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. *Kelly works in both rooms giving extra support and cover where needed. 

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Pre-School Assistant 
Janna Cottingham

Janna joined the setting in February 2018: Janna is working towards the Level 3 Early Years Educator. Janna holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate.

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Pre-School Assistant
Svetlana O’Brien

Svetlana joined the setting in November 2016: Svetlana has a Level 2 in Childcare. Svetlana holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, and Food Safety Certificate. 

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Cook
Katharine Whitehead

Katharine joined the setting in June 2016: Katherine has a NVQ Level 2 Catering and Hospitality, Level 2 in Food Nutrition and Health, Level 2 Food Safety and an Apprenticeship in Food. Katharine holds a Safeguarding Certificate, Prevent Duty Certificate, and First Aid Certificate.  

Finance/Administration
John Fowley

John joined the setting in November 2015, he has a wealth of experience in Finance with suitable qualifications.