We believe that one of the key strengths of Blackboys Pre-School is the quality of care offered by our staff. We are lucky to have an excellent team, all of whom are committed to achieving the highest possible standards for each and every child:
Jenny Novkovic (Manager/NVQ 4/SENCO/Behaviour Manager)
Jenny has been working in childcare since 1994, having worked in Nursery schools, other Pre-Schools and as a Classroom assistant. She became Manager in 2008. As a trained musician, she is responsible for music and movement classes.
Katy Novkovic (Deputy Manager/ After School Club Coordinator /Heath and Safety Officer /NVQ Level 3 in Forest School, Playwork and Childcare)
Katy has worked in childcare since 2009 and has worked in both Early Years and Playwork. She joined the Pre-School in 2011 and is responsible for IT and Forest School activities. As Deputy, she deputises for the Manger in her absence.
Abigail Smith (NVQ Level 2 in Childcare)
Abigail joined the Pre-School in 2015 as an Apprentice and has recently achieved her Level 2 Childcare certificate. She also works in the After School club and the Holiday clubs and is responsible for the welfare of the Pre-School animals.
Maisi Nash (NVQ Level 2 in Childcare/Safeguarding Lead)
Maisi joined the Pre-School in July 2016 and also works in the After School club and Holidays clubs.
Sandie Smith (NVQ Level 2 in Playwork /Pre-School Assistant)
Sandie started at the Pre-School in 2015 and also works in the After School club and Holiday clubs.
Jane Jenkins (Bank Staff)
As a former Pre-school practitioner, she helps out on a part time basis.
Bethany Wright (Bank Staff)
As a former parent, she helps out on a part time basis.