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Mickle Trafford Preschool employs several permanent members of staff working with children, an Administrator, a cleaner and a groundsman. All staff who work directly with the children are fully DBS checked.

Lyndsey McCallion – Setting Manager/Safeguarding Officer

Lyndsey has worked in early years for over 10 years, including in an international Preschool in Thailand. During this time she gained a wealth of knowledge and experience that she successfully put in place in her practice as a manager at a similar setting for the last 3 years. She enjoys continuing her professional development and is currently studying her Masters in Early Childhood. Lyndsey’s main interests are child led learning and outdoor play.

Sarah Robson -Deputy Manager/SENCO

Sarah joined in September 2018 as Deputy Manager and has worked in childcare for over 16 years. Sarah has a range of experience working with children with Special educational needs and uses that knowledge to support children and parents. Sarah has a real interest in sensory play and is always coming up with exciting new activities to carry out with the children.

Committee Chair – Kate Linford

Kate has been our Chairperson since 2016 when her son was at Preschool and subsequently her daughter.  She enjoys supporting the child-led teaching approach and maintaining the provision of childcare in Mickle Trafford.