The Team

All of our staff have fully enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. All staff hold regularly updated qualifications in Safeguarding, Early Years, Positive Behaviour, Paediatric First Aid, Food Hygiene and Health & Safety.

Dr Michelle Wisbey- Principal

International Diploma in Montessori Pedagogy, BA (hons) Early Years & Childhood, Advanced Montessori Diploma, Forest School Leader L3, EYP, Designated Safeguarding Leader, Parent Liaison, Doctorate in Early Childhood

Preschool Manager – Rachel Salt – BEd (Hons) Primary, QTS, Montessori IMP, Designated Safeguard Lead

Deputy Manager – Veronika Morris – Montessori Diploma Level 4,   Health & Safety Officer

Nursery Room Leader – Alison Ridgwell – BA Ed (Hons) Geography, Certificate in Education, QTS

Classroom Staff

Amy Nash – Montessori Diploma Level 2

April Ridgwell – Pre-school Assistant, studying towards L3 EYE Montessori Diploma

Chantell Clark  –  ICQ L2 Certificate for Childrens & Young Peoples Workforce, studying towards L3 EYE Montessori Diploma

Danielle Gunn – Preschool Assistant

Emma Wells  –  BA Hons Early Childhood, QTS

Laura Channell – BA Hons Primary Education, QTS

Sophie Mullenger – Pre-school Assistant, studying towards L3 EYE Montessori Diploma

Sarah Groeger  –  BA Hons Primary Education, studying towards L3 EYE Montessori Diploma

Head Office Administration 

Liz Barclay – Admissions queries

Rachel Smith – Office Administration & FEEE funding queries

Sarah Switzer – Finance