Our Staff

Mrs Worlin
Mrs Worlin

Manager

Mrs Beisly
Mrs Beisly

Deputy Manager

Mrs Layfield
Mrs Layfield

Administrator

Mrs Clarke
Mrs Clarke
Mrs Muir
Mrs Muir
Mrs Mandrell
Mrs Mandrell
Ms Hawker
Ms Hawker
Mrs Cripps
Mrs Cripps
Mrs Buckett
Mrs Buckett
Mrs Kinnison
Mrs Kinnison

SENCo

Miss Fox
Miss Fox
Mrs Worlin - Manager
Mrs Beisly - Deputy Manager
Mrs Layfield - Administrator

I have been at Westwood Farm Pre-School since March 2007, I qualified in December 2009 with an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare Learning & Development, and in June 2013 completed a Level 3 Award in Leadership & Management. I am currently studying for a degree in Early Childhood Studies.

I am married and have 2 daughters one is at university and the other attends Reading College.

I am the first designated safeguarding person

I am part of the data protection team

My email address is manager@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

I have been at Westwood Farm Pre-School since January 2011, and have been qualified since July 2003 with a DCE in Childcare (Diploma in Childcare & Education).

I have a daughter and a son who both attended Westwood Farm Pre-School and are now both at secondary school. I have a dog called Ronnie who is very spoilt.

I am the Health and Safety representative at Pre-School.

I am the second designated safeguarding person

I am part of the data protection team

My email address is deputy@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

I have worked at the Pre-School since January 2014, I qualified in the September in CPW Level 3. I am currently studying for a degree in Early Childhood Studies. I took over as administrator in June 2019.

I am married with 4 children, 1 who has just left Theale Green School, 2 at Theale Green School and 1 at Downsway Primary School.

My email address is admin@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

Mrs Clarke

I have worked at Westwood Farm Pre-School since Easter 2014. 

Since leaving school I have worked at Day Nurseries caring for children aged 3 months to 5 years, where I gained my NVQ 2 & 3 in Childcare & Education and NVQ Level 3 in Management.

For 5 years before leaving to have my second child I was the Manager of a Nursery.

I have 2 daughters, who attended Westwood Farm Pre-School before Primary School and it gave them a great introduction into school life.

My email address is mrsclarke@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

Mrs Muir

I started working here as a Lunch Club assistant in September 2015. I have four children a girl and 3 boys all of which attended this Pre-School. 2 are now grown up, 1 is at Denefield School and 1 is at Westwood Farm Primary School. 

I enjoy spending time with my family.  I am qualified with an NVQ level 3 in Childcare.

My email address is mrsmuir@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

Mrs Mandrell

I have worked at Westwood Farm Pre-School for since 2005. Before that I was a Play Leader at Westwood Farm Under 3's (Toddler Group) for 11 years until it closed in 2011. 

I passed my CYPW Level 3 in August 2014.

I am married with 3 grown up children who all attended Westwood Farm Pre-School and went on to Westwood Farm Primary School. 

I also have 4 grandchildren, 2 of them attended our Pre-School and now attend Westwood Farm Primary School.

My email address is mrsmandrell@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

Ms Hawker
Mrs Kinnison - SENCo

I have lived in Tilehurst all my life and have 3 children, 2 of which are grown up and 1 at Denefield Secondary School.

I worked in a day nursery for 5 years before joining the pre-school in 2011. I qualified in 2014.

My email address is mshawker@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

I have been at Westwood Farm Pre-School since September 2007, leaving for 6 months in 2015 to work with special needs children. I then returned in September 2015. 

I qualified in December 2009 with the NVQ Level 3 in Childcare Learning and Development. 

I have 2 daughters, one is at university and one at Brookfields School.

My email address is sen@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

Mrs Cripps

I have worked at Westwood Farm Pre-School since April 2008. I qualified in 2010 with an NVQ level 3 in childcare and development. At present I work 2 lunch clubs and help out with cover. I am married with grown up twins and I have a cat called Gucci who is very spoilt.

Miss Fox

I started working as a lunch club assistant in September 2018. I qualified in March 2020  with an NVQ Level 3 in childcare. I have 2 girls, my eldest attends Denefield and my youngest attends Westwood Farm Infant School. I also have a dog who is full of life and keeps me very active.

My email address is missfox@westwoodfarmpreschool.com

Mrs Buckett

I qualified as a level 3 practitioner in 2004 and have worked in various settings. I started at the pre-school in sept 2018.  I have 2 boys, who are both at primary school. I also have 3 dogs, a cat and lots of Koi which all keep me very busy. I enjoy doing arts and crafts in my spare time especially painting, I also enjoy reading and photography.