Our Staff

At Little Explorers Preschool - Ditton Priors we are very proud of our superb team.  Please meet them here -

Manager - Wende Lloyd

Email - wende@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Diploma in Pre School Practice
Childcare Learning & Development - NVQ Level 3
Foundation Degree in Early Years

BA Hons in Early Years (completing at the end of 2011), SENCO, Safeguarding/Child Protection Officer, Paediatric First Aid and has been awarded Early Years Professional Status (EYPS)

Wende is a home-grown Shropshire girl. She lives with her husband and 3 children locally and along with Managing Little Explorers Pre School & Toddlers Group she’s also a Teaching Assistant at Brown Clee Primary School. Wendy  worked at Burwarton Pre-School for 12 years and as a Teaching Assistant for about 9 years.

Deputy Manager - Michelle Price

Email - michelle@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Childcare Learning & Development – NVQ Levels 2 & 3
Deputy SENCO Officer
Paediatric First Aid
Health & Safety Officer
Food Hygiene Certificate
Child Protection Trained

Michelle joined Burwarton Preschool in 2002 as a Preschool Assistant.

Preschool Assistant - Faye Howells

Email - faye@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Btec National Award in Nursery Nursing
Makaton Training
Child Protection Trained
Paediatric First Aid

Faye worked in Childcare for over 20 years, before joining Burwarton Pre School in 2007, she worked in the private sector, running a local village Pre School before joining the Burwarton team.

Preschool Assistant - Eve Skidmore

Email - eve@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Childcare Learning & Development – NVQ Levels 2 & 3
CIEH Food & Safety
Child Protection Trained
Paediatric First Aid

Eve joined as a volunteer in 2005 becoming a full member of staff in 2008.

Preschool Assistant - Louise Fox

Email - louise@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Childcare Learning & Development - NVQ Level 2 & 3
Paediatric First Aid

Louise has been an active member of the Pre-School committee since her children joined and was Chair Person in 2008; it was at this time that she started to help the team out covering staff absences, becoming a full member of staff in 2009.

Preschool Assistant - Kerry Godfrey

Email - kerry@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Forest School Leader
Childcare Learning & Development – NVQ Levels 2
Children’s care learning and development NVQ level 3 advanced apprenticeship
Paediatric First Aid
Food Hygiene
Safeguarding

Early Years Assistant - Ruth Garbett

Email - ruth@littleexplorers-preschool.co.uk

Qualifications & Experience

Childcare Learning & Development - NVQ Level 2 working towards Level 3
Paediatric First Aid
Safeguarding