We have a very strong staff base here at Benhall, all our staff regularly update their safeguarding including British Values and Prevent Duty, Food Hygiene and First Aid Training. We are all committed to constantly improving our knowledge through training courses to enhance the learning and experiences of our setting. All staff have achieved Level 1 and Level 2 Makaton and have training and experience in PEC’s, intensive interaction and SEN support.

We are all committed to continuously improving and updating our training through CPD and other relevant companies, to enhance the learning and experiences our setting provides.


Zoe Plant- Preschool Manager and Safeguarding Lead 

Zoe has worked with us since March 2016 and holds a NVQ 3 in Early Years and is our Safeguarding Lead.



Rebecca Asher BA (Hons)- Deputy Manager and SENCO

Becky currently holds a BA in Early Childhood Studies. As well as, continually updating her SENCO knowledge.



Jennifer Tyler- Room Leader

Jennifer joined us August 2018 as an apprentice. Jennifer has now gained her level 4 and is continuing her education one day a week at University.







Megan Wilson- Admin Assistant

Megan joined us in January 2021, she is proving to be a great asset in the office.



Heather Smith- Early Years Educator

Heather joined us in Summer 2015 and has completed her NVQ 3 in Childcare.



Lou Boswell- Early Years Educator

 Lou  joined the team in January 2017 and has completed her NVQ3 in Childcare.




Lillie Collings – Early Years Apprentice

Lillie joined us in Summer term 2021 and is currently working towards her NVQ2 as an apprentice.