Our Staff

All of our staff are dedicated and qualified in working with preschool aged children. They all live in our local communities and all are mums themselves! 
Kathleen Barrow
Supervisor
  • Level 4 Certificate of Higher Education in Early Years Professional  Practice.

  • NNEB diploma in Nursery Nursing.

  • Designated Safeguard Lead, Paediatric First Aid Certificate, Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

Kathleen has worked for our setting since January 2010, she has a young son who attended our setting. Kathleen has 20 years’ experience working with children. She is currently studying the foundation degree in early years.

Vicky Bisgrove

Pre-School Play Assistant Safeguarding Lead

  • Level 4 in Childcare and Education.

  • Level 3 in Early Years Practice.

  • Designated Safeguarding.

  • Paediatric First Aid Certificate, Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.

Vicky started in 2014

having previously worked with us several years ago before taking a break to have her children. Vicky has several years’ experience working with young children both in our setting and the primary school and has also been on the committee. Vicky has a son and daughter who attend local schools.

Julie Purdy

Deputy Supervisor

 

  • Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce.

  • Paediatric First Aid Certificate, Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

Julie joined our setting in June 2009 and completed her Diploma in July 2011.

Julie has three children and is our Inclusion Coordinator.


Marie Tomlinson

Pre-School Play Assistant

  • Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education. 

  • Paediatric First Aid Certificate, Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.

Marie joined us in  November 2015 having been one of our pre-school mum's who provided us with emergency cover when needed. She moved to the Whitchurch area in November 2014 and previously worked in  financial administration before becoming a mum. She has a son who attends a local primary school and a young daughter.

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