Meet the Staff Team.

Locking Preschool offers a high staff to child ratio.

We have a team of highly qualified and motivated staff who have worked together for many years.

Many of our staff have achieved an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent, 1 member of our team has a QTS BA Hons Primary Education. 

Our entire team are trained in Paediatric First Aid and 1 of the team are trained in anaphylaxis.

All Locking Preschool staff, bank staff, volunteers  and committee members have been DBS checked this academic year 2022/2023 in line with recommendations of best practice.

 

 

 

Ria Swift
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Deputy Manager.

Deputy Safeguarding Lead.

Keyperson to Bubbly Badgers

Qualifications: Early Years Educator levels 2 and 3.

Food Hygiene.

Covid 19 Training.

Wrap/Prevent training.

Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection.

Paediatric first aid.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Makaton Level 1.

Early Years Making Sense Of Autism.

In attendance:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

Wendy Reason

Health and Safety Representative and Outside Play Coordinator.

Keyperson to Marvellous Mice

Qualifications:

Childcare NVQ Level 3.

Safeguarding stage 2.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid.

Food Hygiene level 2.

Mini Music Makers training 2019.

Female Genital Mutilation.

In attendance: Monday, Tuesday,  Friday.

 

Nicky Walker

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Keyperson  to the Brilliant Butterflies.

Qualifications:

 

 

 

 

 

In Attendance: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.

 

 

 

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Claire Watters
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SENDCo

Keyperson to Fabulous Foxes.

Qualifications:

QTS BA Hons Primary Education.

Protecting Children from Child Sexual Exploitation.

Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences and Early Trauma.

Making Sense of Autism.

Mental Health Aware.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid Training.

Child Protection Basic Awareness.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Wrap/Prevent training.

Food Hygiene.

In attendance:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

Rebecca Taylor
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 Manager.

Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Keyperson to Bouncing Bunnies,  

Qualifications: 

CACHE Level 3 in supporting teaching and learning (RQF).

Level 3 Early Years Educator.

Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection.

Safer Recruitment Training.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Covid 19 Training.

Early Years Making Sense of Autism.

12 Hour Paediatric First aid.

Makaton Level 1.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

In attendance:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

RRia Swift

Milla O'Meara
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Keyperson to Super Snails.

Qualifications: Level 3 Apprentice.

Level 2 Early Years Educator.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Covid 19 Training.

12 Hour Paediatric First aid.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

 In attendance:  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

Julie Maggs

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Keyworker to the Lively Ladybirds.

Qualifications:

Level 3 Supported Teaching and Learning.

Basic Safeguarding, Child Protection.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Female Genital Mutilation.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid Training.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

In attendance: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.

 

Zoey Hoddinott

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Keyworker to the Buzzy Bee's.

Qualifications:

Level 3 Children and young peoples workforce.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Basic  safeguarding, Child Protection.

12 Hour Paediatric First aid.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

Level 1 Makaton.

In attendance:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.

Emma Allen

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Keyperson to the Outstanding Owls.

Qualifications:

Level 3 Children and young peoples workforce.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Basic  safeguarding, Child Protection.

12 Hour Paediatric First aid.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

Level 1 Makaton.

In attendance: Thursday, Friday.

Angela Fowler

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SEND 1:1 Practitioner.

Qualifications:

Female Genital Mutilation.

In attendance: Thursday, Friday.