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.  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 2020/2021 in line with recommendations of best practice.

 

 

 

Chloe Gill
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 Setting Manager, Designated Safeguarding Lead, Inclusion Support Co-Ordinator - Keyworker to Fantastic Frogs.

Qualifications: Level 3 diploma in Children and young people’s services.

Inclusion support Training.

Paediatric first aid.

Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection.

Food Hygiene. 

Health and Safety Awareness.

COSHH. 

Fire Safety.

Fire Extinguisher Training.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Wrap/Prevent training.

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

Ria Swift
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Keyworker to Bubbly Badgers

Qualifications: Early Years Educator levels 2 and 3.

Food Hygiene.

Covid 19 Training.

Wrap/Prevent training.

Safeguarding basic awareness.

Paediatric first aid.

Female Genital Mutilation.

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

Wendy Reason

Health and Safety Representative and Outside Play Coordinator.

Key Worker 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 all day.

 

 

Josie Fergus

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Keyworker to Happy Hedgehogs.

Qualifications: Level 3 Apprentice.

Level 2 Early Years .

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

Wrap/ Prevent Training.

12 hour Paediatric First Aid Training.

Level 1 ICT course.

Covid 19 Training.

Inter agency child protection introduction and basic awareness. 

Female Genital Mutilation.

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

Megan-Rose Tait
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Keyworker to Outstanding Owls.

Qualifications:

Children and Young Peoples Workforce in Early Years Level 3.

Paediatric First Aid. 

Child Protection Basic Awareness.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Trauma informed approach to behaviour as communication. INCCO training.

Wrap/Prevent training.

Food Hygiene.

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

RRia Swift

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Rebecca Taylor
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Consultant - Keyworker to Bouncing Bunnies

Qualifications: 

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

Working towards Level 3 Early Years Educator.

Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection.

Safer Recruitment Training.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Covid 19 Training.

12 Hour Paediatric First aid.

Anaphylaxis training.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

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

Milla O'Meara
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Keyworker to Super Snails

Qualifications: Level 2 Apprentice.

Wrap/Prevent Training.

Covid 19 Training.

12 Hour Paediatric First aid.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Level 2 Food Hygiene.

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

Gina Palmer
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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.

Covid 19 Training.

Female Genital Mutilation.

Child protection introduction and basic awareness. 

In attendance:  Wednesday, Friday all day.

Julie Maggs- Bank Staff

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