Our Staff

We pride ourselves on having a highly qualified staff. All staff working in pre-school have a minimum of a recognised level III qualification. All staff undertake a range of continuous professional development training each year to ensure we retain and extend our skills.

 
Sarah Atack - NNEB

Sarah Atack

Childhood Studies Foundation Degree ( Pending)

Pre-School Manager
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator

 
Anne Fellows - PGCE 3-8 early years

Anne Fellows

PGCE 3-8 early years

Business Manager
Deputy Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator
Toddlers

 
Sarah Lomas - Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Sarah Lomas

Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Supervisor
Designated Safeguarding Deputy

 
Sarah Lazenby - Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Sarah Lazenby

Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Supervisor

 
Melinda Forster - Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Melinda Forster

Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Supervisor

 
Nicola Windle - Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Nicola Windle

Level 3 Childcare Learning & Development

Supervisor

 
Hannah Quarmby - Level 3 Childcare & Education

Hannah Quarmby

Level 3 Childcare & Education

Supervisor

 
qualifications

Dianne Shepherd

Toddlers Supervisor

 

All staff, including volunteers, are DBS checked prior to starting work at Stannington Village Pre-School.

All staff undertake paediatric first aid training every three years as required by the EYFS.

All staff undertake safeguarding training every three years.  Managers and safeguarding lead & deputy undertake additional safeguarding training as required by the local authority safeguarding board.

All staff involved in food preparation undertake food hygiene training every three years.