Our Team

Becky Court - Playgroup Co-Manager, Designated safeguarding lead , Level 3

Becky Court


​"Becky has worked in childcare for over 20years and really enjoys being outside running and playing games with the children. Becky has 2 of her own children; they like to go geocaching and bike riding together.


Sarah Portlock - Co-Manager – Level 5 - Senco-Deputy DSL


Sarah Portlock

Sarah has 17 years’ experience in Early years, She loves singing and dancing. Sarah has 3 children of her own and likes to spend time watching them play football and going for country walks

Sophie Goode- Early years Practitioner Level 3

Sophie Goode


Sophie also started working in early years 17 years ago, she really likes creating messy play and cooking with the children  . Sophie has 2 children of her own. They really enjoy the fresh air and going to the beach


Shelly Carter - Fire Warden

Early Years Practitioner Level 2

Shelly Car​ter​


Shelly completed her qualification at Coaley approx. 5 years ago. She is a wonder at creative play and likes the outside. 

Shelly also has 3 children; they keep her busy with football and she also loves walking.

Leonie Luffingham- Early years Practitioner 

Leonie Luffingham 


Leonie started her childcare career  20  years ago, she has lived and work with children in Australia, she's loves telling and reading stories with the children  . Leonie has 2 children of her own. They really enjoy family walks in the woods with their dog. 


Fiona Metcalf- Early years  Assistant   

Fiona Metcalf


 Fiona also started with us in September 2021 , she really enjoys imaginative play  . Fiona has 4 children of her own. They also enjoy football and bike riding  together.