Playing, learning, growing

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Joanne Roberts

Joanne is the pre-school Manager and designated safeguard lead. She joined the team in September 2018. Joanne is qualified level3 and will be doing a foundation degree in January 2020. Joanne has over 15 years of experience working with children. She particularly enjoys building bonds with the children and their families. Joanne also feels it is a privilege to be part of the children’s learning journey, observing the ways in which they learn and develop. She also has one daughter. 

Kim Holmes

Kim is Deputy Manager and SENCO. She has worked at Southborough Pre-school since March 2017 and is qualified to level 3. She has many years of experience with working with children and both of her children attended the pre-school with us. Kim enjoys working with children, because every day is differernt. She enjoys seeing the children form friendships and learn to accomplish new things through play.

Sue Chatfield

Sue has around 25 years experience in childcare, is qualified to level 3 and has worked at Southborough Pre-school for 8 years. Sue is a Key Person and is responsible for Health and Safety. She is a keen gardener and helps our outside space flourish and grow. Sue introduces the children to eco activities and, along with the rest of the team, increases their awareness of the natural world. Sue finds the best part of working with children is seeing them involved and engaged in their play.

Carol Hellier

Carol joined Southborough Pre-school in May 2016. Her son attend pre-school a few years ago and she became a volunteer for us in January 2016. Carol  level 3 qualification and she throughly enjoys supporting children's learning and their independence.

Gillian Cornell

Gillian joined Southborough Pre-school October 2018. She has many years experience with working with working with children, from running baby toddler groups to working in pre-schools. She is also level 3 qualified and helps run the local tea and toy time at the Christ church. Gillian also has two children.

Paula Russell

Paula joined Southborough Pre-school January 2019. She has worked for many families whilst being a nanny. Paula is level 3 qualified and has many years experience working with children. She also has two children and her youngest also attended the Pre-school.

Lisa Kirk

Lisa joined us in 2019. She started off as bank staff and has now become a key person. Lisa is also in the process of doing her Level 2 in childcare and education. She also has two children of her own.

Gill Edley

Gill has worked at Southborough Pre-school for 9 years as the pre-school Administrator. Gill is responsible for invoicing and collecting fees, registration, correspondence and generally keeping the pre-school running smoothly! She does so much for the pre-school and the team, and when needed, steps in to play with the children. She also supports Sue with Eco activities. Gill enjoys working as part of our team and particularly enjoys interacting with the children and watching them grow over the years.