Sarah, is the manager and is a founder member of staff so has worked here since 1990. Sarah is the Designated Safeguarding Lead and is the SENCO.
Sarah holds a BA in Early Years and Early Years Professional Status (EYPS). She also holds certificates in Safeguarding, First Aid, Food Hygiene & Portage.
Sarah has three adult children and six grandchildren.
In her spare time Sarah is a magician, a member of The Magic Circle and fundraises for St Christopher’s Hospice
Gill joined Clockhouse in 2015 after working at a couple of other local settings.
Gill is currently studying toward her BA in Early Years, Care and Education and holds Safeguarding and first aid qualifications.
Gill has two children currently attending primary school and is also a local brown owl in her spare time
Rosie is Sarah's daughter, she has two daughters of her own. She also works as an Ofsted registered childminder, often with children who also attend the Pre-School. She has been on the staff since 2010 after volunteering since 2008. Before having children Rosie worked in Human Resources.
She completed her BA in Early Years Care and Education in 2013. She holds certificates in First Aid and Food Hygiene and Safeguarding children.
Rosie is chair of the PTA at her daughters’ school and enjoys reading in her spare time.
Stuart joined Clockhouse in 2014 after his daughter attended the setting. Stuart holds an Early Years Level 4 qualification along with Safeguarding and Paediatric First Aid certificates.
Stuart has 2 years previous experience working as a primary teaching assistant and tutoring KS2 children in maths in the same primary school.
Stuart has two children attending primary school and in his spare time Stuart likes to run competitively, play the piano and juggle.
Karolina joined Clockhouse in 2017.
Karolina is currently studying toward her level three qualification in Early Years, Care and Education and holds a Safeguarding certificate.
Karolina has three children currently attending primary school and plays in an orchestra locally, in her spare time
Jade joined Clockhouse in 2017.
Jade is currently studying toward her level three qualification in Early Years, Care and Education and holds a Safeguarding certificate.
Jade also works at an afterschool club and coaches gymnastics. In her spare time, Jade looks after her very large dog!
Julie started with us at Clockhouse in 2011 after working at another local setting.
Julie holds a Level 3 Early years qualification along with certificates in Safeguarding, Food Hygiene, and Paediatric First Aid.
Julie has recently introduced regular cookery sessions which are extremely popular with the children.
Clare (K) has worked at Clockhouse since 2015, having been on our committee since her own children attended many years ago.
Clare is currently working towards a level 2 Early Years qualification and holds Safeguarding and Paediatric First Aid.
Clare worked for 15 years with children with special needs in a residential home before having children.
Clare also works as a part time gardener and in her spare time, sings in two choirs and goes to meditation classes.
Jane has been volunteering for two sessions a week since 2005 and holds Safeguarding and Food Hygiene Certificates.
The children at Clockhouse particularly enjoy Jane's story times and she is especially good at building relationships with the children through play.
Jane has a son at university and a daughter at secondary school.