WHO IS CARING FOR YOUR CHILD
Supervisor - Lucy Whitestone
Lucy has recently been appointed our Supervisor. She is a trained secondary school teacher. She has eight years pre-school experience and has been awarded the Early Years Professional Status (EYPS) qualification. Lucy is mother to three children.
Deputy Supervisor - Sarah Antrum
Sarah is our Deputy Supervisor. She has an honours degree in Early Years and a PGCE in Early Childhood Education with Early Years Teacher Status. Sarah started as a registered child-minder and then went on to work in Pre-schools.
Assistant - Charlotte Harrison
Charlotte is an Early Years Primary School teacher, and has taught Reception and Year One. After having her son she trained to be a child-minder so she could be at home with him and continue to work with children. Charlotte joined Pre-school in 2016.
Assistant - Sophie Verschuur
Sophie is a Montessori trained practitioner who moved from London in 2010 with her husband and daughter. They have dogs, cats, a rabbit and chickens including Red the cockerel who has been to Pre-school to meet the children. Sophie started working at Benenden Pre-school in 2016 and hasn’t looked back.
Assistant - Grace Wain
Grace is an early years practitioner and has recently gained her level three. She has worked at Pre-school part time for the last three years. Grace's three children have all been part of Pre-school and so it has been a big part of their lives. When she's not there she's full time mum to three wonderful children and wife to Mapman.
Assistant - Anne Wills
Anne is a Level 3 Early Years practitioner.