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Escrick Pre-School Playgroup - Meet the Team!
Playgroup Manager - Emma Butterfield Hello my name is Emma and I am the manager of Escrick Pre-school Playgroup. I have had 18years’ experience in the child care profession and hold various qualifications. Firstly I gained the N.N.E.B qualification in 2000 then went on to work in various privately owned day nurseries up until 2012. In 2010 I completed the Early Years Foundation Degree which enabled me to put into practice and further support children’s learning and development. I hold other training qualifications such as Paediatric First Aid, Safer Recruitment, Safeguarding and SEN. Within the setting I am the Designated Lead Practitioner. Qualifications - Diploma in Nursery Nursing (N.N.E.B) Foundation Degree in Young Children’s Learning and Development. Paediatric First Aid (2018). Equality and Diversity Level 2. Further Training - FGM. Prevent training. Senco. Safeguarding. Roles - Lead Practitioner (Safeguarding)
Deputy Playgroup Manager - Sonia Burton Hi, my name is Sonia and I have worked as a practitioner at Escrick Pre-school for 9 years, taking over as Deputy Manager in 2010. I have a Diploma in Pre-school Practice and also hold Paediatric First Aid, Makaton and Child Protection. I live in Selby and have an 18 year old son and have worked in child care for the past 30 years. I’am also the settings designated Health and Safety Co- ordinator. Qualifications - Diploma in Pre-school Practice (DPP) Paediatric First Aid (2018) Child Protection Further Training - FGM. Safeguarding. Prevent training. Makaton. Making sense of Autism. Roles - Health and Safety Co-ordinator
Practitioner - Sue Phillips Hello my name is Sue and I became a practitioner at Escrick Pre-school in 2015. My previous experience is within the Early Years, where I gained my level 3 in children’s development. Qualifications - Diploma in Children’s Development. Paedatric First Aid (2018) Futher Training - Safegaurding. Making Sense of Autism. Senco. Roles - Senco Co-ordinator Practitioner Bank Staff - Sarah Rochester Hello my name is Sarah. I started at Escrick Pre-school in 2016. I currently work as bank staff. I have lived in Riccall for twenty years and have two teenagers, a girl and a boy. Qualifications - Paedatric First Aid (2018) Further Training - Safeguarding. FGM. Prevent training. Practitioner, bank staff - Emma Hunter Hello my name is Emma, I started working at Escrick Pre-school in June 2015, I currently work as bank staff, I also work within the village as a nanny. I have worked within childcare for 6 years and hold my NVQ level 3. Qualifications - NVQ level 3, Safeguarding