Meet Our Wonderful Team
MEET THE TEAM!
We are a dedicated and happy team of professionals, who are passionate about our little people. Our staff have been trained in Paediatric First Aid (October 2021).
Tamara “Tam” Bennett who is also Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) and the Designated Safeguarding Lead (works Monday to Thursday)
Laura Hutchison is the named Head Teacher on the day Tam is not in, usually Friday.
Administrative Officer: Kathy Peers
Administrative Assistant: Julie Doyle
Site Manager: Jez Paul
Cleaning supported by Dawn from Minster Cleaning
OAK TREE ROOM for 3-5 year old children:
Teacher: Laura Hutchison – also Deputy Safeguarding Lead and named Head Teacher on Fridays
Nursery Officers: Mandy Corrigan, Sofia Pinchi
SEND support: Anna York, Lynne Davies
WILLOW TREE ROOM for 2-3 year old children:
Teacher: Ria Humphries
Nursery Officers: Salma Mohamed, Tricia Jockins, Vicky Bromsgrove, Lauren Mooney
SEND support: Dawn Cottrell
At various times we will also have agency staff working with us.
STAFF SUPPORTING OUR CURRICULUM:
Physical Education: Martin Lancaster
Jackson the Bedlington Terrier. You can find out more about him here.
We take our responsibility to train up the next generation of early years practitioners seriously and so support the universities, local colleges and schools by offering supervised work placements for students throughout the year.