Our Staff

Diane Cox
Supervisor, Designated Safeguarding Lead
I am the Pre-School Supervisor. I oversee the day-to-day running of the setting and implement the continuous improvement plan. I am also the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL). I have a Diploma in Pre-School Practice (Cache Level 3) and have worked at Holmes Chapel Community Pre-School since 2006.
Sally Corrigan
Deputy Supervisor, SENCO, Deputy DSL
I am the Pre-School Deputy Supervisor. I am also the Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL). I have worked at the Pre-School since 2005 and am qualified to a Level 3 Diploma in Pre-School Practice.
Janice Lysycia
EYFS Practitioner, Specific Areas Coordinator
I'm a pre-school assistant with an NNEB qualification. I've worked at this pre-school since 2005 and I have two children of my own.
Pamela Slaughter
EYFS Practitioner, Prime Areas Coordinator
I have an NVQ 2 and 3 in childcare and I have worked at Holmes Chapel Community Pre-School since 2005.
Alison Beechener
EYFS Practitioner, Behaviour Management, Cared for Children Officer
I trained as a NNEB Nursery Nurse full time for two years and have worked in a variety of pre-school settings for several years. I am also responsible for our Behaviour Management policy and Cared-for Children.
Rebekah Thomas
EYFS Practitioner, Arts Coordinator , Phonics Lead
I've been working here at pre-school since 2009, and I am passionate about art and craft. I have a level 3 in Children's Care, Learning and Development and a degree in Design Crafts. I am coordinator for Expressive Arts And Design (EAAD) and Phonics within pre-school.
Carla Mitchell
EYFS Practitioner, Lifestyle, Health and Safety Officer
I have been working at pre-school since November 2014 and I’m currently studying for my Level 3 Diploma in Children & Young People’s Workforce (Early Learning & Childcare). Prior to this I worked in the NHS as a radiographer for over 20 years and have a higher degree in Health & Community Studies. I would like to use this knowledge to help children and families make healthy choices and enjoy science.
Dawn Caine-Bryant
I am married and live in Holmes Chapel with our two children, both of whom attended the Pre-School prior to now attending Holmes Chapel Primary School. I have previously volunteered as Fundraising Officer for 1 year and as Chairperson for 3 years at Holmes Chapel Community Pre-School and am now employed as the Pre-School Administrator.
Claire Evans
I am married with 2 children, a 5-yr old boy who attended the Pre-School for 2 years, and a 20-month old girl who will attend Pre-School when she's 2. I grew up in Holmes Chapel. I am a Fully qualified Hairdresser, and I work in a Hairdressers part-time. I love working at the Pre-School.