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Meet the team!

Louisa Lilley - Manager


Louisa has worked in childcare for over 20 years. She joined Hedge End Village Hall Preschool as manager in September 2007. She has her NNEB diploma and Level 5 in Leadership & Management. When she's not working at the Pre-School, Louisa enjoys traveling, and looking after her 2 sons, and dog Bluebell.


Chrissie Thompson - Deputy Manager


Chrissie is qualified to level 4 in Early Years and has completed SEN training. She loves getting messy with the children and being creative. Outside of work she enjoys family time with her husband and baby son Olly, particularly going to the beach and swimming.


Kelly Jackson - Preschool Assistant


Kelly is qualified to level 3 in childcare, and has training in safeguarding and food hygeine. She has worked in childcare for 16 years. Outside of work she enjoys exploring the great outdoors with her three boys.


Rachel Winn - Preschool Assistant


Rachel has her CACHE level 3 diploma, first aid and health and safety, and has worked in childcare for 14 years. Outside of the preschool, Rachel enjoys spending time with her family and daughter, particularly being outside, swimming and being creative.


Chloe Lush - Preschool Assistant


Chloe has her Level 2 qualifcation in Childcare, and has been with us since 2018. She is really enjoying working at the preschool. Outside of work she loves to spend time with her friends and family.


Kelly-Jo Edgecock - Preschool Assistant


Kelly is currently working towards her childcare qualification, having previously worked with children in primary school. Kelly-Jo is kept busy at home with her 3 children and new puppy, Allan.


Katie Applegate - Preschool Assistant


Katie has a level 3 qualifcation in chilcare, and has been working at the preschool since 2018 and has settled in very well at preschool!


Huguette - Bank Staff


Huguette has been helping at preschool for a few years now, and is a very valued member of the team.


Becky Harris - Admin


Becky joined the team in 2017. She lives with her husband, 2 boys and menagerie of pets which all keep her busy outside of work.


Current Vacancies


Unfortunately we do not have any vancancies at the moment.

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Ofsted registered number 110521