If you would like more information about our staff, please contact our manager Laura at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Laura Randall – Manager
My name is Laura and I am the Manager at St John’s pre-school. I started at St John’s in September 2012 and since then have made many changes including the addition of the much loved Forest School sessions and walks into the community on a weekly basis. I have worked in Early Years for 16 years and have recently completed a BA honours degree and obtained a First in Supporting Children’s Learning & Development. I have also recently completed the level 3 Forest School leader qualification and an Assessors qualification which allows me to better support any students or trainees we have. One of my roles in pre-school is to support staff in providing support for children’s behaviour in addition I am the Safeguarding Officer. I am also the lead for Maths and Phonics sessions for all children in their Pre-School year.
My name is Marlis and I am the Deputy Manager as well as the ECAT/ EAL lead and I am responsible for the promotion of Equality and Diversity here at St John’s.
I have 10 years’ experience in childcare and am currently studying towards a BA Hons degree in Children’s Development and Learning.
In my role as the setting’s ECAT AND EAL lead, I am responsible for putting strategies into place to support children’s communication and language in particular children who have English as an additional language and children who require speech and language support. Being bilingual myself, I have a strong passion for supporting children’s language acquisition and development and greatly enjoy discovering the world of communication alongside our children.
My name is Tracey and I joined St John’s in September 2014. I studied at Newbury College gaining the NNEB diploma in Nursery Nursing. I have 20 years experience working with young children and have twins of my own.
I am the Health and Safety Officer at St John’s ensuring our setting and practices are safe and monitored closely .
Hi, my name is Caitlin and I started working at St John’s in October 2015. I am level 3 Qualified and have previously worked in a Nursery with children ranging from 6 months to 4 years. I also have two children of my own.
My name is Natalie and I started working at St. John’s pre-school in September 2016. I am a level 3 qualified and have worked within childcare settings for nearly 10 years. I also have a daughter of my own.