Charlotte Hillyard – Deputy

Charlotte Hillyard – Deputy

I am a qualified children’s nurse and I have my NVQ Level 3 in Childcare. I love to see the children’s confidence grow during their time with us at preschool. Outside of preschool our 4 children keep us fairly busy; my youngest 2 are currently at Brownberrie.

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Walk of Art Success

Walk of Art Success

We had a fabulous turn out for our Horsforth Walk of Art event on Sunday 5th July. Fortunately the sun was shining which meant our outdoor activities could go ahead as we planned with hook a duck, celery painting and our growing station where children had the chance to plant seeds to take home. Inside we had craft tables, cake decorating and face painting which all proved a great success. It was lovely to see so many children who used to attend preschool as well as meet many new faces. Our thanks goes to all the children, parents and staff who helped to make the day a success – including home-made bunting and planted shoes – as well as everyone who came to support...

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Brownberrie wins at Horsforth Gala!

Brownberrie wins at Horsforth Gala!

We were delighted to win this year’s fancy dress prize at the Horsforth Gala. Many of our children, staff and parents took part in the procession through the town dressed as Thunderbirds. We love to involve the children in the community events around the town and always participate in the Gala, which has a great tradition here in Horsforth. It was great to see the hard work put in this year rewarded with 1st place!

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Bethan Crawford – Practitioner

Bethan Crawford – Practitioner

I first became involved at Brownberrie as a parent helper when my son attended the preschool. I’m now studying for my Level 3 qualification. My claim to fame is that I can say the longest place name in Europe (that’s Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch!)

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Christine Hunter – Practitioner

Christine Hunter – Practitioner

I have an NVQ Level 3 (Health and Social Care in Children and Young People) as well as being a qualified Teaching Assistant (Level 2). I love that preschool has such a nurturing, friendly atmosphere; my own daughter came here which is how I joined the staff team. I have a son and two fostered daughters, one who has special needs.

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