Oakengates Nursery School


Executive Head Teacher for the Federation

Denise Garner

Ed (Hons) 2:1, NPQH


School Leadership Team

Assistant Headteacher

Jenny Gascoigne (QTS)

BA (hons) Professional studies in childcare, PGCE in early years

Day Care Manager

Stacey Hanson

Foundation Degree Early Years 

Federated School Business Manager

Sara Griffiths

MATT Level 4 in Finance and Accountancy

Administration Team

Janice Allison

Level 3 School Administration Foundation Certificate

 Jacki Hauenstein

Pre School Teacher

Hannah Firmstone (QTS) BA (hons) Qualified Teacher status

Pre School Early Years Practitioners

Paula Titley

Level 2

Morning staff

Amy Walton

Level 2

Afternoon staff

Sabrina Atkinson

Danielle Frame

Level 2

Level 2

Full Day




Toddler Room Early Years Practitioners

Baby Room Early Years Practitioners

Katie Vernon

Level 3 Supervisor

Full Day

Shelley Thurstfield

Level 3 Supervisor

Full Day

Lorraine Tranter

Stephanie Bowler

Karon Postans

Bethany Young 

Amy Croft


Level 2


Full Day

Leah Groucott

Rebecca Busby

Nicola Sheward

Korina Papagianni


Level 2



Leanna Goodger

Gemma Beard


Level 2



Haley Loveitt


Level 2



Pauline Gittoes

Level 3


Jordan Fellows

Ellie Postance

Level 2