Mrs Jenny Cribb- Pre School Manager ( Maternity Leave )

Jenny has been working with children for 11 years. Since leaving school is 2008 Jenny has achieved NVQ Level s 2 and 3 in Childcare Learning and Development at Suffolk New College as well as her Foundation Degree in Childcare Learning and Development. Jenny chose a career working with children as she enjoys supporting them in their early years to develop and achieve a range of new skills as well working with parents to achieve the best possible outcome for their child.

Becky Asher- Deputy and SENCO

Becky currently holds a BA in Childcare Learning and Development. Becky is a full time member of staff and has now become a supervisor one day a week. She also acts as a key person to a small group of children and has hands on experience with Special educational needs. Becky also holds current training certificates in Safeguarding Children, Food Hygiene, First Aid.


 Mrs Zoe Plant- Preschool Manager (Maternity cover )

Zoe has worked with us since March 2016 and holds a NVQ 3 in Early Years. Zoe has prior experience working with children through volunteering in schools and child minding. She has most recently supported us in renovating our garden and is a keen fundraiser.  Zoe continue to develop her knowledge and experience in children and is looking forward to training to become a room leader.

Abbie Khangaroot-Early Years Room Leader

Abbie joined us in May 2018 and currently holds a NVQ level 3. She has previously worked with a range of aged groups from Early Years to High school and is now looking to focus her work with early years children. She enjoys supporting both children and staff in the development and has settled in well to the team.

Mrs Heather Smith- Early year’s educator

Heather has been with us since 2015 and has completed her NVQ 3..  She has also taken part in training regarding Safeguarding Children, Food Hygiene, and First Aid. Heather is also a key person in the setting and work closely with the parents in their child’s learning and development. Heather recently supported us in getting children to become school ready by introducing our school leavers groups.

Mrs Lou Boswell- Early year’s educator

Lou has worked with children for many years through youth groups , church groups and primary schools. Lou  joined the team in January 2017 and is looking to further her knowledge and understanding in childcare by training as an Early years educator. She has completed her level 2 in Early Years and has recently completed NVQ 3 training to develop her knowledge further.

Mrs Vicky Pawle-Early Years Room Leader

Vicky joined us in January 2017, and has many years of experience both hands on with her own children and through the education sector. She has previously work at a primary school doing Special needs support and wishes to continue  a career in childcare and education with her long term goal to gain teacher training . Vicky has recently become a room leader and looks forward to progressing her skills further within the setting. 

Kaylee Rutter-Early Years Educator

Kaylee has been with us since Easter 2017. She currently holds her NVQ level 2 and is looking forward to furthering her knowledge in Early years by currently undertaking level 3 training. She really enjoys working at Benhall and supporting individual children’s needs and seeing how they learn in different ways. 

Jennifer Tyler- Early Years Educator

Jennifer joined us August 2018 as a early year apprentice. She has recently completed her Childcare level 3 qualification while working with us to develop her knowledge in the line of work. She joined us from high school and is looking forward to future in working with children. Jennifer is developing her skills further by become a key person and playing an active role in the daily running.