Meet the team

Meet the team

Val Lyden

Role: Pre-School Manager, Key Person
Safeguarding (Designated Person)

I have been the Manager at Pre-School for 20+ years and during this time I have very much enjoyed supporting the children and their families through the children's very important early years development. I have lived in Yardley Gobion with my family since 1988. I manage an excellent staff team who are all devoted to making Pre-School a fun, enjoyable and stimulating experience.

Cathy Brown

Role: Pre-School Deputy Manager / Key Person and
SENCO (Designated Person)

I have worked at Pre-School since 2012 and am very much enjoying my role. I am the Deputy Manager. I act as Manager in Val's absence. I live in Yardley Gobion and my 3 children all attended Pre-School when younger.

Sarah Boughey

Role: Key Person

I started work at Yardley Gobion Pre-School 15th March 2021. I am a level 3 qualified Practitioner and bring 11 years’ experience from my previous position in a private nursery. I love to support child growth and development in their setting to give them the best start in life. I have a little girl of my own and cannot wait to meet and get to know all the children and families at Yardley Gobion Pre-School.

Charlotte Burrows

Role: Pre-School Office Administrator

I started working at Pre-School in September 2016 as the Pre-School Office Administrator. I also carry out emergency cover when required. I work part-time.

Emergency Cover

We have additional emergency cover staff for staff sickness or training. These are parents of current or past Pre-School children. All committee members and staff have police clearance for working with young children.

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