Our Staff Team

Vicky Puddle, Pre-School Manager

Vicky joined the pre-school in January 2014 and is an experienced NVQ3 level practitioner, having worked in nurseries and other pre-school settings.  Vicky works part-time with us and has two school aged children.

Magda Cordeiro, Pre-school Deputy Manager and SENCO

Magda started at Pre-School as a volunteer whilst also completing her NVQ 3 in Childcare. Now, as well being a permanent team member, she also works in a local behaviour unit and teaches in a Polish community school at the weekends.  Magda is our SENCO - Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator and our Deputy Manager.

Mandy Kerr, Pre-School Practitioner

Mandy joined us in February 2015 and works with us for three days a week.  She has recently completed her NVQ2 in Childcare. Mandy has three young children and has experience of working in a local school.

Christine Lamper, Pre-School Practitioner

Christine joined our team in September 2017 and works with us for three days a week.  She has an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and has a young son of Pre-School age.

Annabelle Gentle, Pre-School Practitioner

Annabelle joined us in March 2018 and works with us for two days a week.  Annabelle has NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and has two children.

Lucy Thompson, Pre-School Administrator

Lucy has worked at the Pre-School since February 2013, firstly as bank staff and then a member of our Pre-School team.  Since November 2014, Lucy has moved into a part-time Administrator role for us.  Lucy has three children and lives locally.