Mrs Amanda Campbell - Preschool Manager
I have a Foundation Degree in Early Years Childhood Policy and Practice and I have completed my BA (hons) degree in Early Childhood Education and Care in 2011. I have also gained EYPS (Early Years Professional Status).
I have 24 years experience of working with children and spent 8 years as manager of a day nursery. I also work at Wheatcroft CP School as a Teaching Assistant in Reception/EYFS (aka Bluebells).
I love to spend time outdoors and this reflects in my work with the children at pre school as I enjoy spending time in the outdoor learning environment and am enthusiastic whatever the weather!
Mrs Campbell is Key Person to the Blue Team
Mrs Pauline Ainsley - Deputy Preschool Manager
Pauline has worked at pre school for 14 years and after much hard work has achieved her BA (Hons) Degree in Working with Young People Degree and their families and after gaining a Level 3 is also a Communication Champion
Mrs Ainsley is Key Person to the Red Team and also welcomes families along to our Family Fun session the first Wednesday of each month in Term time.
Miss Georgia Campbell - Preschool Assistant
Georgia has volunteered at pre school and been a relief staff member for almost 2 years. She is currntly working towards her BA (Hons) Degree in Early Childhood Development and Learning at Coventry University. Miss Campbell also has a Level 1 & 2 in Makaton and after gaining a Level 3 is also a Communication Champion
Miss Campbell is also key person for some children in the Blue Team
Wheatcroft PreSchool Playgroup is managed by a parent management committee whose members are elected by the parents of children who attend pre school. We meet every half term to discuss with the Manager future plans and ideas and a chance to ensure that Wheatcroft PreSchool playgroup is running as well as it possibly can.
The committee is responsible for:
- managing finances
- employing and managing staff
- making sure that we have and work to, policies that help provide a high quality level of care and,
- ensure that we work in partnership with parents
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is open to the parents of all the children who attend. (AGM usually held in October each year.)
Wheatcroft Pre School Playgroup
Mrs Vicky Brewer - Preschool Assistant
Vicky worked at Preschool for many years before her daughter was born in 2010, and has re-joined the team in 2016. Vicky is a Preschool Assistant with an NNEB quaification and keeps herself up to date with a variety of other courses .
Mrs Brewer is key person for the Green Team
Pre-School's 19/20 Committee
Chair & Safeguarding Officer
Other Committee Members
Amanda Campbell (Manager)
Rhona Marshall (Staff Member)
Mrs Rhona Marshall - Preschool Assistant
Rhona has been part of the committee team at preschool for 4 years before joining the staff team in April 2018. Rhona is a Preschool Assistant with an Cache Level 3 quaification and keeps herself up to date with a variety of other courses . She has had further experience of being a child minder before joining the team.
Mrs Marshall is key person for the Yellow Team.