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 McKinleyfiona-mckinley

Qualifications

  • B.A. (Hons) Education (Early Years)
  • NVQ 3 Early Years Care and Education
  • Qualified Cook
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering
  • Child Protection training
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Media Initiative Anti-sectarian training
  • Special Educational Needs training
  • The Hanen Program Certificate and Elklan Certificate (Language)
  • Leadership, Support and Supervision training
  • Working Effectively with Parents
  • Curriculum training

Mrs Lisa Ramseylisa-ramsy

Qualifications

  • B.A. (Hons) Early Childhood Studies
  • Deputy Pre-school Leader
  • HND Early Childhood Studies
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Child Protection training
  • Highscope training
  • Watertots swimming instructor
  • SENCo
  • Deputy Child Protection Officer


Full Time Assistants

Mrs Nicola McAdoreynicola-mcadorey

Mrs Patricia Kearney

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,
  • Anti-Sectarian training, Special Educational Needs training patricia-kearney
  • Curriculum training
  • Hanen Program Certificate and Elklan certificate (Language)

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