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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.

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.

 

 

 

Claire Watters

Room Leader

Keyperson to Fabulous Foxes.

Qualifications:

BA Hons in Primary Studies with QTS

Level 3 SENCO in Early Years 

Early Years SEND Reviewer.

Safeguarding 

Child protection

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid.

EHCP.

Wrap/Prevent.

Understanding Good Autism Practice.

Inter-Agency Child Protection.

Makaton Level 1.

Witchcraft.

Female Genital Mutilation.

English as an additional Language Training. 

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

 

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

Room Leader

Keyperson to the Happy Hedgehogs

Qualifications:

Level 3 NVQ in childrens care, learning and development.

Level 2 safeguarding. 

Paediatric first aid.

Theaply.

Trauma and attachments in early year.

In the moment planning.

Helicopter Stories.

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

 

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Kerry Broom

Kerry Broom

Nicky Walker

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Keyperson  to the Brilliant Butterflies.

Qualifications:

Level 3 Children and Young People's Workforce Diploma.

Advanced Safeguarding Level 3

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid.

Wrap/Prevent.

Introduction to Autism. 

Child Protection Basic Awareness. 

Fire Warden Training. 

Witchcraft.

Female Genital Mutilation.

English as an additional Language Training. 

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

Helicopter Stories. 

GDPR in Early Years. 

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

 

Julie Maggs

Keyperson  to the Lively Lady Birds

Qualifications:

Level 3 Supported Teaching and Learning

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid.

Safeguarding Level 2

Wrap/Prevent.

Child Protection Basic Awareness. 

Female Genital Mutilation.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

Witchcraft 

English and an additional language training. 

Health and Nutrition in Early Years

Helicopter Stories Training.

GDPR in Early Years 

 

In Attendance: Tuesday, Wednesday& Thursday 

 

Wendy Reason

Keyperson to Marvellous Mice.

Qualifications:

Level 3 Early Years Apprentice.

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid. 

Child Protection. 

Female Genital Mutilation Training. 

Witchcraft.

Food hygiene Level 2

Designated Fire Safety officer. 

Designated Health and Safety officer. 

English as an additional language training. 

Health and Nutrition in Early Years. 

GDPR in Early Years. 

In Attendance: Monday, Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday.

 

Sarah Geater

Keyperson group Super Snails.

Qualifications:

BSc (Hons) Psychology Second-Class honours (upper Division)

NVQ3 Early Years Childcare and Education.

Child Protection 

Prevent Training.

Safeguarding Training.

Female Genital Mutilation Training. 

Health and Safety Training. 

Childrens mental health 

GDPR Training. 

 

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

 

Amelia Flower-Lockyer

Keyperson to Fantastic Frogs.

Qualifications:

Level 3 Early Years Apprentice.

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid. 

Safeguarding Level 2

Understanding Autism 

Female Genital Mutilation Training. 

Witchcraft.

Prevent training. 

Food hygiene Level 2

In Attendance: Monday, Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday.

 

VACANCIES:

Keyperson group TBC

Minimum Level 3 Early Years

In Attendance: Monday, Tuesday Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 

 

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