Our Staff

Manton Pre-School employs two experienced pre-school practitioners to work with the children and one part-time practitioner.

Preschool Supervisor


Trish joined the Pre-School in 2013 having previously worked at Bluebell Nursery in Lockeridge.  Trish holds a Children’s and Young People’s Workforce (CYPW, Level 3) Diploma in Early Learning and Childcare.

Trish also holds qualifications in Paediatric First Aid, Food Safety (Level 2), Fire Safety and she is BLAST trained.

Trish is the Pre-School’s designated SENCO (Special Educational Needs) Co-ordinator and Behaviour Manager.

Trish is the Pre-School’s designated Safeguarding (Level 2) Liaison Person and Health & Safety Officer (in the Childcare Setting).

Pre-School Deputy Supervisor


Tanya holds a NVQ (Level 3) certificate in Children’s Care, Learning and Development.  Tanya also holds qualifications in Safeguarding and Awareness, Paediatric First Aid and Behavioural Management.  She is also Sing-and-Sign trained.

Pre-School Practitioner


Rachel holds a BA (Hons) in Primary Education and a NNEB (National Nursery Examination Board) with Norland Diploma.  She also has Paediatric First Aid qualification.