Meet The Team










Nicola website


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Nicola Davy is our Pre-school Manager and Early Years Practitioner. She has overall responsibility for the pre-school and is a Key Person. She has an NVQ 4 in Childcare and Education and She is responsible for Equality and Diversity, Safeguarding Children and Behaviour Management. Nicola joined the pre-school after being a parent volunteer in 2001.


Siobhan Morley is our Deputy Manager and SENCo. She has an advanced NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development. She supports  Nicola in the running/management of pre-school and is a Key Person. Siobhan completed her work experience with us in 2006. She later joined the team in 2008 after completing her qualification.


Courtney Payne joined the team in Septemer 2017. She is working towards her level 4 and 5 in childcare and development. Courtney is an Early years Practitioner and Key Person












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Rachel Hodgson is an Early Years Practitioner and Key Person.  She has NNEB Level 3 in Childcare and Development. Rachel joined us in 2006.


Carmen East is a Key Person. She is about to begin her level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Education.  She is responisible for Health and Safety. Carmen joined us in December 2015


Julie Ponton is our pool cover and she also helps with administration duties at Pre-School. She is also the fundraising co-ordinator for the committee.

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Carmen Demicoli is a member of our pool cover team. She joined us in September 2016.


Committee Members

The Pre-School is managed by parents who form a charitable company limited by guarantee. We are always happy to welcome new members.

Chairperson Elizabeth Tydeman

Vice Chair Rachel Betts

Treasurer and Accounts  Terry Snell and Charlotte Mallett

Secretary Helena Tiernay

Safeguarding Children Alex Daynes

Marketing and Fundraising Rachel Betts

Committee Member Rebbekaha Dyer

Committee Member Tina Newman

Committee Member Emily Tydeman


"It has been wonderful to watch my child grow this year. She has become much more confident and independent and she really does love "her preschool and her teacher!" Thank you all for helping her to settle, learn and grow."