All staff employed by this Pre-School have received Enhanced CRB (DBS) clearance.  We encourage their continuous training and development to support your child. All staff are trained in Paediatric First Aid and have completed both a Food Hygiene course and a Health and Safety course.

Anne Hurcombe


Anne has a BA (hons) in Early Years Care and Education and has completed various training in Paediatric First Aid, Child Protection, Epi-pen, Playing with Purpose, Learning Happens Everywhere.  She has extensive experience of working with children in a pre-school / nursery setting. 

Emma Moxom

Senco & Deputy Supervisor

Emma has an NVQ 2 and 3 in Childcare and Education, and has worked in nursery settings and afterschool clubs.  She is our Special Needs Co-ordinator. 

Louisa Parsons

Senco & Deputy Supervisor

NVQ Level 3, previously been a supervisor in the baby unit of a local day care nursery. Louisa is a trained first aider.

Donna Hopkinson

Qualified Assisstant

Donna has a Diploma in Nursery Nursing and has previously worked as a nanny.

Audrey Street

Qualified Assisstant

NVQ Level 3, Audrey has worked in childcare for many years.

Claire Toop

Qualified Assistant

NVQ Level 3, Claire has extensive experience working within a nursery setting.

Jodie Woodford

Qualified Assistant

NVQ level 3, Jodie has experience working within childcare settings in the local area.

Marlene Harwood


Marlene has many years’ experience of working within a childcare setting.

Cath King


Cath has been involved with the pre-school since 2011, firstly as a parent and committee member and then took over as Administrator in 2012.