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Pre School Staff

The staff at Busy fingers are committed to training in the Early Years. The list below show Statutory training requirements in accordance with the Early Years Foundation Stage 2017. However, we have trained over and above these requirements, our training certificates are available to view in the hallway of the setting in a violet coloured level arch file. We have also displayed our main qualifications on the wall. Our training is on going…………

Jennie O’Sullivan – Manager

  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours 1st Class Education-Level 6
  • Degree in Arts in Child Development,Care and Education
  • ECAT – Every Child a Talker
  • Diploma in Pre-School Practice Level 3
  • Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Designated Person Safeguarding
  • IOSH – Health and Safety
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
Sonia Taylor – Deputy Manager

  • CACHE Level 3 NVQ Children’s
  • Care and development
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Designated Person Safeguarding
Michelle Gillet – Senior Practitioner, Mentor

  • Diploma in  Pre-School Practice Level 3
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
Katie Harrington – Pre-School Practitioner

  • CACHE Level 3 Diploma  (QCF)
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
  • Equal Opportunity Co-ordinator
Karen Smith – Pre-School Practitioner

  • CACHE Level 3 NVQ Children’s
  • Care and development
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Designated Person Safeguarding
Claire Locke – Pre-School Practitioner

  • Level 2 NVQ Pre School Practice
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
Angela Sinfeld – Pre-School Practitioner

  • Level 3 CACHE (QCF) Pre-School Practitioner
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Food Hygiene Level 2
  • ECAT – Every Child a Talker
Gemma Mott – Pre-School Practitioner

  • Trainee Level 2 Pre-School Practitioner
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Adult First Aid
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Food Hygiene Level 2

Committee Members

  • Liz Dunn (Chair)
  • Jayne Young (Treasurer)
  • Gemma Wright (Secretary)
  • Jennie O’Sullivan (Pre-School Manager)
  • Helen Silvester
  • Emily Hawkes
  • Louise Barker
  • Sharon Weavers
  • Sarah Butcher
  • Holly Ryder
If you wish to contact the committee please e mail
chair@busyfingerspreschool.org