Oakengates Nursery School


Executive Headteacher for the Federation

Denise Garner

Ed (Hons) 2:1, NPQH


School Leadership Team

Deputy Headteacher

Jenny Gascoigne (QTS)

BA (Hons) Professional Studies in Childcare

PGCE Early Years

Day Care Manager

Shelley Thursfield

NNEB diploma in Nursery Nursing

Federated School Business Manager

Sara Griffiths

Level 4 School Business Professional

MAAT Level 4 in Finance and Accountancy

Administration Team

Janice Allison

Level 3 School Administration Foundation Certificate


Pre School Early Years Practitioners

Hannah Firmstone

Qualified Teacher (QTS)






Lorrainne Tranter

Haley Loveitt



Level 2



Full Day




Toddler Room Early Years Practitioners

Baby Room Early Years Practitioners

Sabrina Atkinson

Level 3 Supervisor

Full Day

Katie Vernon


Level 3 Supervisor

Early Years SENDCO



Karon Postans

Bethany Young




Level 2


Full Day

Rebecca Busby


Leah Groucott


Level 2




Leanna Goodger

Nikkie Coley

Emily Whitehead


Level 2



Nicola Sheward




Level 2









Pauline Gittoes


Amy Walton


Level 3

Out of School Club Supervisor


Level 2