Mickle Trafford Preschool employs 5 permanent members of staff, 1 temporary member of staff, an Administrator, a cleaner and a groundsman. All staff who work directly with the children are fully CRB checked.


Jane Hughes- Setting Manager

Jane is a qualified teacher and an Early Years Professional-she has worked in Early Years for 20 plus years and brings a wealth of experience to the Preschool. She has managed the Preschool since 2007.

Belinda Roberts-Supervisor/Senco

Belinda is a qualified Speech Therapist and an Early Years Professional, she is also our SENCO and is able to use her specialised expertise to help and advise parent/carers on their child’s development. She has also worked in Early Years for 20 plus years.

Sarah Fernando-Assistant/Equal Opportunities Officer

Sarah is qualified to NVQ Level 3 and has worked in Early Years for a number of years. She has recently been studying British Sign Language Level 1.

Emma Ross-Assistant

Emma began as a parent at Preschool  and was at one time Chair of our Committee- she loved it so much that she went on to study NVQ Levels 2 and 3 and became a member of our staff!

Julia Williams-Assistant

Julia started her association with the Preschool as a parent, she then went on to become Chair of our Committee for two years running. She is now working with us as an assistant and is currently studying for a Level 3 qualification. She just can’t get enough of Preschool!

Jo Johnson- Assistant

Jo has been with us for nearly a year now and clearly loves her role at Preschool. She has completed her NVQ Level 2 and is keen to continue her studies to Level 3.

Marilyn Davenport-Office Administrator

Marilyn has also been with us for almost a year now and she provides a valuable service supporting both the staff and Committee in her role as Administrator.