The Staff & Commitee Members

Our team of staff offer varied childcare and working experiences. All our staff hold current paediatric first and food hygiene certificates.

Zoe Batchelor – Pre-school Leader

Zoe holds a Children and Young Peoples Workforce (CYPW) Level 3 and is the Safeguarding lead. She also holds current qualifications in advanced safeguarding and child protection. Zoe has worked at the Pre-school for 7 years and is loved by the children for her bubbly personality and her fondness for all things crafty.

Jenni Phillips – Business Manager

Jenni is currently qualified to Children and Young People’s Workforce (CYPW) Level 2 and also holds qualifications around Safeguarding in education. Having been involved in the Pre-school for 11 years, Jenni is a fountain of knowledge when it comes to the business and administrative duties. Jenni is the Pre-school health and safety officer.

Claire Smith – Pre-school assistant

Claire is studying towards her CYPW level 3. She is a natural with children and is a valued member of the team. Claire is the Pre-school SENCO.

Hannah Griffiths – Pre-school assistant

Hannah holds a NVQ level 3 and is the Deputy Safeguarding Lead. Hannah is full of fun and loves to be outdoors with the children.

Lisa Griffiths – Pre-school assistant (Bank)

Lisa holds an NVQ level 3, having recently retired as the leader after 12 years, Lisa loves the Pre-school so much she’d still like to come in help out!

Lindi Harper – Pre-school assistant (Bank)

Lindi holds an NVQ level 3 and is an experienced member of the team, having previously been leader at another Pre-school.


Acting Chair – Katie Small
Secretary – Issy Swan
Treasurer – Jacqui Elkins
Abby Nanson
Cathy Wilson
Eleanor Howe Williams
Katie Small is the safeguarding and health and safety representative for the committee.
Jenni Phillips is the nominated person for Ofsted.