Our Team

  • See Who's Who at All Saints Pre-School

    We have a dedicated team of highly qualified staff here at Pre-School who have a great deal of experience working within the sector. They all support the aims and ethos of the group. We follow a continuous professional development programme to ensure all staff are always updating their knowledge and practice. Your child will be assigned a key person when starting Pre-School to help them settle and monitor their progress whilst they are with us.

    • Vicky Wood
      Head of Pre-School & Manager

      Vicky Wood

      Head of Pre-School & Manager

      BA (Hons) P.G.C.E. Forest School Practitioner Level 2

      Vicky is a fully qualified leader who has worked in pre-schools in the UK and abroad for many years. She has also worked in primary schools and as a lecturer at Craven College for over 8 years teaching on the Foundation Degree in Childrens Care Learning and Development. She has also worked for Bradford Council in a quality support role for Early Years Providers. A mother of three, Vicky is passionate about giving children space to learn in an outdoor environment.

      Vicky is the Data Protection and Health and Safety officer within the setting.

    • Mark Crooks
      Assistant Manager

      Mark Crooks

      Assistant Manager

      Foundation Degree of Arts in Supporting Early Years

      Mark joined us here at Pre-School straight from completing his level 3 qualification at Craven College. Mark has graduated from his studies at Leeds Trinity University, completing his foundation degree of arts in Supporting Early Years. Mark holds a current level 3 paediatric first aid certificate alongside a food hygiene certificate.
      Mark is the SENCO within the setting.

    • Karen Smith
      Deputy Play Leader

      Karen Smith

      Deputy Play Leader

      Diploma Level 3 in Children’s Care, Education and Development

      Karen, mother of one, a fully qualified practitioner who has been with us since 2011. Karen enjoys the creative aspect of children’s learning and is our budding artist. She holds a current First Aid certificate, and basic Food hygiene certificate.

      Karen is also our lead safeguarding officer.

    • Hayley Paterson
      Pre-School Practitioner

      Hayley Paterson

      Pre-School Practitioner

      Level 4 in Children’s Care

      Hayley has many years of experience and knowledge working with children of all ages 0 – 11. She enjoys spending time with her two children and is wanting to develop her Forest Schools skills.

    • Suzanne Spencer
      Pre-School Practitioner

      Suzanne Spencer

      Pre-School Practitioner

      NVQ Level 3 Early Years

      Having clocked up over 18 years at All Saints’ Pre-School, Mrs Spencer is our longest serving member of staff. Mother of four grown up children, she has completed a range of complementary training courses with Bradford Early Years Service.