Our Staff

There are 4 permanent staff at the pre-school:

Joanne Philpot

Mrs Joanne Philpot

Owner/Manager
BA Hons Early Years Practice, Cache Diploma Pre-school Practice, Behaviour Management, Senco, Safeguarding Lead

Dawn Zwart

Mrs Dawn Zwart – Green Group Key person

Deputy Manger
Cache Diploma Pre-school Practice, Senco


Johanne Duncan

Ms Johanne Duncan – Blue Group Key person

NVQ Level 3 Childcare, Behaviour Management, Appointed Fire Officer


Ann-Marie Noble

Miss Annmarie Noble – Red Group Key person

BA Hons Childhood and Youth Studies, NVQ Level 3


All staff have the following:
Food Hygiene Level 2, Allergy Awareness, Paediatric First Aid, Child Protection/Safeguarding

We also offer student placements and work experience for school age students – subject to relevant Safeguarding Procedures