Nursery staff (ID 1073)
Kathy BarrellieNursery teacher (QTS)
Mrs Barrellie is our Nursery teacher and manager who has over twenty years' experience in teaching young children. Mrs Barrellie is passionate about children's learning and development in the early years. She loves to teach number, physical development and story telling. Mrs Barrellie is our SEN practitioner working closely with Mr Shelton who is our All Saints SENCO. She also is qualified in paediatric first aid, Elkan speech and language and is a designated safeguarding lead. Mrs Barrellie works closely with Laura Smith on transition through to the Reception class.
Laura BrownNursery Teaching Assistant & 2 year old room Lead
Laura is our Level 4 qualified two year old lead and has over 20 years' experience in teaching and caring for young children. Laura is paediatric first aid trained and is also working on the HALO project within our setting. Laura is very experienced in settling young children and supporting families as they start our setting. She is currently studying for her BA (Hons) in Early Childhood.
Louise SheltonNursery Teaching Assistant & 3/4 year old room Lead
Louise is our three- and four-year-old room lead who has over thirty years' experience in working with young children. She is NNEB qualified and has level 2 food hygiene and is a paediatric first aider. Louise enjoys creative activities with the children and leads on all cooking activities at the setting.
Sarah MarshallNursery Teaching Assistant
Sarah is a highly experienced practitioner with our 3-4 year old children. She is a paediatric first aider who enjoys art and literacy activities within the setting.
Amanda PlayleNursery Teaching Assistant
Amanda is a very experienced level 3 practitioner with over 15 years' experience. Amanda works with our two-year old's in the setting. She is our Forest school lead and supports our Forest School Teacher every forest school session. Amanda also leads on our outdoor play and our vegetable garden. She is also a paediatric first aider.
Katie StroudNursery Assistant
Emily RidgleyNursery Teaching Assistant Apprentice
Emily is a qualified level 2 practitioner who works across all the age groups at the setting. She is currently working towards her level 3 practitioner qualification. Emily is passionate about outdoor and creative learning.
Ruth SinclairNursery Assistant Apprentice
Ruth is a nursery apprentice working towards her level 2 qualification. She really enjoys creative and literacy activities.
Jodie O'DellNursery Assistant Apprentice
Jodie is a nursery apprentice working towards her level 2 qualification. She supports the two year old children at the setting and is passionate about storytelling and the natural world.
Grace RichmondEarly Years Educator Apprentice
Grace is a practitioner with our 3-4 year old's and is working towards her level 3 practitioner qualification. Grace has a degree in Fine Art and a range of experience teaching children art and creative activities.