Locking Preschool Staff

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 III or equivalent.  Our entire team, including admin staff are trained in Paediatric First Aid and 3 of the team are trained in anaphylaxis trained. All Locking Preschool staff, bank staff, volunteers  and committee members have been DBS checked this academic year 2019/2020 in line with recommendations of best practice.

 

The team at Locking Preschool  are well established within the community of Locking village, Weston-super-Mare. Locking Preschool has been in the village hall since 1968 - that's  51years now as a community preschool!!!

 

Claire Stirrup

Manager and Special Education Needs Officer

Qualifications:

2:1 BA (HONS) Degree in Early Years Education.

Level 3 CYPW Diploma.

Safeguarding stage 2.

Signs of saftey & safer recruitment trained.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid.

Potage & Elklan speech & language, supporting bereaved children & children with communication difficulties.

BTEC Level 3 Advanced in Forest School Leader.

FA Level 1 football coach.

Neglect and self harm training.

Anaphylaxis training.

In attendance: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday all day, (Friday non contact)

 

 

Wendy Reason

 

 

Health and Safety Representative and Outside Play Coordinator

Key Worker to Marvelous Mice

Qualifications:

Childcare NVQ Level 3.

Safeguarding stage 2.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid.

Food Hygiene level 2.

Mini Music Makers training 2019.

In attendance: Monday, Tuesday,  Friday all day.

 

 

Josie Fergus

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Keyworker to Happy Hedgehogs.

Qualifications:

12 hour paediatric first aid training.

Level 1 ICT course.

In attendance: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday all day.

Pauleen Treanor

Deputy Manager, Key Worker to Brilliant Bees and Quality Improvement Champion.

Qualifications: 

Level 4 Early Childhood studies.

Level 3 Supporting Special Educational Needs.

Advanced apprenticeship in Learning Support in Teach Level 3.

Level 4 Teaching assistant.

Level 2 Learning support in teaching.

Safeguarding training.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid.

Wrap/Prevent training.

Mini Music Makers training 2019.

In attendance: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday all day. 

 

 

 

Gina Palmer

Keyworker to the Fabulous Foxes

Qualifications:

Foundation degree (level 5) Health and Social care management.

Level 3 diploma in children's learning and development- Early Years Educator.

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid.

Wrap/Prevent training.

Inter agency child protection introduction and basic awareness. 

In attendance: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday all day.

Bethany Norton

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Keyworker to the Fantastic Frogs

Qualifications:

Level 2 Early Years Education.

Food Hygiene.

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid.

Mini Music Makers 2019.

Safeguarding stage 2.

Wrap/prevent training.

In attendance: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday all day. 

Jane Madge

Keyworker to the Lively Ladybirds

Qualifications:

Level 2 Children and young persons workforce. 

Level 3 diploma in children's learning and development- Early Years Educator.

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid.

Food Hygiene.

Basic Child Protection.

Wrap/prevent training.

Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection.

Makaton Refresher.

In attendance: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday all day.

Catherine Sweeting
BANK STAFF.
Qualifications:
Level 3 CACHE Diploma NNEB in Childcare,
Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Award.Level  Food Saftey and hygiene.
Level 3 QCF Paediatric First Aid.
NSSCB Child protection Awareness and safeguarding.

Kathy Brown

BANK STAFF.

 

Qualifications:

CACHE Diploma in Preschool Practice Level 3.

CACHE Certificate in Preschool Practice Level 2.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid.

Child protection basic awareness.

Food safety for catering Level 2.