Staff


Jo Pollard

Preschool Supervisor, Designated Safeguarding Lead & Key Person

Level 3 (NNEB) Diploma in Nursery Nursing, Paediatric First Aid (PFA), Introduction to Child Protection & Working Together (DSL trained), Safer Recruitment

Karen Walkman

Deputy Supervisor, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead & Key Person

Level 3 Certificate in Preschool Practice, Diploma in Preschool Practice, Introduction to Child Protection & Working Together (DSL trained), Paediatric First Aid (PFA)

Claire Lawrence

Early Years Practitioner Key Person & Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Qualified Teacher, Introduction to Child Protection & Working Together (DSL trained), Paediatric First Aid (PFA)

Laura Haramis-Durban

Early Years Practitioner Key Person SENCo

Level 3 (NNEB) Diploma in Nursery Nursing, Level 2 Teaching Assistant Diploma, Behavioural Therapy, Autism Awareness

Caroline Pearl

Early Years Practitioner Key Person

Paediatric Trained Nurse, Paediatric First Aid (PFA)

Susan Paver

Early Years Practitioner Key Person

Level 3 NVQ in Children’s Care, Learning & Development, Paediatric First Aid (PFA)

Jane Gibson

Early Years Relief Practitioner

Samantha Parkinson

Early Years Relief Practitioner

Louise Duffy

Business Manager

BA Hons International Business

The Preschool team undertake further training to help them to keep up-to-date with Early Years legislation and to enhance their professional development.

Additional staff qualifications include Food and Hygiene, Somerset Total Communication, Manual Handling and Health & Safety.

Our Preschool keeps up-to-date with best practice in early years care and education.