Meet the Team


Children are cared for by our qualified staff team at a minimum ration of 1 adult per 8 children. All staff and volunteers are required to undergo vetting procedures in accordance with Trust regulations.

The staff team are as follows:

Pre-School Leader and Early Years Specialist:

Mrs. Fiona McKinley

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Qualifications

  • B.A. (Hons) Education (Early Years)
  • NVQ 3 Early Years Care and Education
  • Qualified Cook
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering
  • Allergen Training
  • GDPR Training
  • Child Protection Training
  • Designated Child Protection Officer
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Media Initiative Training
  • Behaviour Management Training
  • Special Educational Needs Training
  • The Hanen Program Certificate and Elklan Certificate (Language)
  • Leadership, Support and Supervision training
  • Working Effectively with Parents Training
  • Curriculum training
  • Health and Safety, Risk Assessment, Manual Handling and Fire Safety Training

Deputy Leader and SENCO:

Miss Pamela Preshaw4

Qualifications

  • Advanced Practice in Working with Children and Families (Level 5)
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering
  • Child Protection Training
  • Designated Child Protection Officer
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Working Partnership with Parents
  • Fundamentals of Autism
  • Makaton Training
  • Special Educational Needs Training
  • Behaviour Management Training
  • GDPR Training
  • Health and Safety, Risk assessment, Manual Handing and Fire Safety Training

Full Time Assistants:

Mrs Nicola McAdorey3

Qualifications

  • C&G Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Care Learning and Development.
  • NVQ 2 Early Years Care and Education
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering
  • Child Protection Training
  • Behaviour Management Training
  • Media Initiative Training
  • Special Educational Needs Training
  • Curriculum Training
  • Hanen Program Certificate and Elklan certificate (Language)
  • Allergen Training (Mrs Nicola McAdorey)



Mrs Nicola McAdorey5

Qualifications

  • C&G Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Care Learning and Development.
  • NVQ 2 Early Years Care and Education
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering
  • Child Protection Training
  • Behaviour Management Training
  • Media Initiative Training
  • Special Educational Needs Training
  • Curriculum Training
  • Hanen Program Certificate and Elklan certificate (Language)
  • Allergen Training (Mrs Nicola McAdorey)
  • Fire Safety Training



All staff regularly attend relevant training sessions and continually update their qualifications.