Our Staff

The happiness and safety of the children we care for is paramount to the staff at Cherhill Preschool, so all staff have up to date employment checks and are fully qualified with regular training and development encouraged.

Kirsty Stone 

I am the Preschool Manager for both Cherhill and Heddington Preschool since 2021. I have been employed at Cherhill Preschool since 2015 where I completed my Intermediate Level and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Children and Young People's Workforce. I am Paediatric First Aid and safeguarding trained.

I enjoy working across both sites interacting with the children and watching them grow and develop over their time at preschool.

Holly Carter

I am a Preschool Deputy at Cherhill, i have been employed at Cherhill since October 2008.

I achieved my NVQ level 2 in Children's Care Learning and Development and CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce. I am also Paediatric First Aid trained and i have completed Foundation & Advanced Safeguarding training.

I have a son of my own, who also attended Cherhill and enjoy working with the children each day.

Kirstea Kimber

I am a Deputy Manager/preschool assistant at preschool I have been employed at Heddington preschool since 2017 and now work across both Cherhill & Heddington.

I am trained to level 3 in childcare and have first aid and all safeguarding training.

I have many years experience in the childcare industry, I have two children of my own and enjoy discovering new ideas with the children.

Tracy Smith

I am the forest school leader and SENCO at Cherhill and Heddington preschool, i have been employed at Heddington Preschool since 2011.

I have worked in childcare since 1995 with experience ranging from nanny, nursery nurse, development worker and family learning tutor. I have gained my NNEB and Level 4 in childcare amongst other qualification over the years. I have two children of my own and enjoy family activities.  I love watching the children learn new skills and enjoy seeing them develop ready for 'big' school.

Megan Whiston

I am a preschool assistant at Cherhill preschool I have been employed at the preschool since 2017.

I am trained to level 3 in childcare and forest school trained.

I have many years experience in the childcare industry, I have a child of my own and enjoy discovering new ideas with the children.

Sian Masters

I am a preschool assistant at Cherhill and Heddington preschool. I have been employed since October 2019.

I am trained to level 3 in childcare.

I have many years experience in the childcare industry, i have a child of my own and enjoy helping the children grow and learn.

Kirsty Bolwell

I am the Administrator for both sites. I have been employed at Cherhill preschool since March 2016. I am Paediatric First Aid trained and safeguarding trained.

I have children of my own and really enjoy the daily challenges of working in the childcare industry.