Meet the team

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Tracey

Manager

Hi, I am Tracey. I have been at St Mary’s Preschool since 1990. In 2018 I became Preschool Manager. I thoroughly enjoy managing this fantastic preschool and helping the children grow and learn to their full potential!

Diploma in Preschool Practice

Safeguarding Officer

SEND/Behaviour Coordinator

Looked After Children (LAC)

2 Year old Coordinator

Lina

Deputy Manager

Diploma in Preschool Practice

Safeguarding Deputy Officer

SEND/Behaviour Coordinator

Equal Opportunities Coordinator

Health and Hygiene Coordinator

Hi I am Lina. I have been at St Mary’s Preschool since 1992. I became Deputy Preschool Manager in 2018. I am delighted to be working as part of a dedicated team, to ensure your child has the best start and the happiest of times as we prepare them for school.

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Allyson

Early Years Practitioner

Hi I am Allyson. I started working at St Mary’s Preschool in September 2015. I am a qualified teacher and spent my early career working in Reception classes. I became interested in early years education, realising how crucial these years are to a child’s development and learning. 

Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Music Coordinator

Religion, Belief and values Coordinator

Lorna

Early Years Practitioner

Health and Safety Officer

Communications and Language Coordinator

Training Coordinator

CACHE Level 2

Hi, I am Lorna. I have been at St Mary’s Preschool since 2008. I have many years’ experience travelling around the world and I love to share my wealth of knowledge with the children. I enjoy watching the children grow in confidence, make friends and having fun. 

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Michelle

Early Years Practitioner

Hi, I am Michelle, I joined St Mary’s Preschool in September 2014. I have many years’ experience working with early years children and thoroughly enjoy my role in this lovely team.

Mental Health First Aider

CACHE Level 3

Caroline 

Forest School Leader​

Forest School Leader​ level 3

Forest School Coordinator CACHE Level 3

Hi, I am Caroline. I joined St Mary’s Preschool in September 2018. I have been involved in forest school for many years now,  originally training at Marston Forest. I enjoy being outside and exploring nature with the children. 

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Giuseppina

Early Years Practitioner

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Hi, I am Giuseppina.  I joined St Mary’s Preschool in April 2021 and I am really looking forward to helping the future generation develop with such a fantastic team. 

CACHE Level 2

Yoga Coordinator

Katie

Early Years Practitioner

I am Katie. I joined the preschool in September 2017 as bank staff and started working as 1:1 supporting children with additional needs, both of which I have thoroughly enjoyed. I find working in childcare is both rewarding and gives me opportunities to learn new things within the educational system.

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