Greenbank Pre School is located in the purpose-built nursery hall in Greenbank Church under the leadership of Manager Kyra Okoth. Our experienced staff are committed to quality provision for the individual child. There are 30 places available morning and afternoon with at least three staff and one parent helper on a rota system.
Meet Our Staff
KYRA OKOTH – MANAGER/ HEADTEACHER
Kyra has been an Early Years Manager and Consultant for 25 years and has lived and worked in India, Qatar, Kenya and Spain as well as the UK. She has developed methodologies such as ‘Placing and Arranging’ and ‘Art and Literacy’. She is passionate about music, dance and drama.
Kyra coordinates the ECO curriculum and children with additional support for learning needs.
JULIE FRENCH – DEPUTY MANAGER
Julie has worked with children for over 30 years and has been with Greenbank since 2001. She coordinates Numeracy, Admissions and Additional Support Needs. The rewards gained from working with children are a constant inspiration to her.
Julie has worked with early years for over 30 years. She currently coordinates admissions at Greenbank. The rewards gained from working with early years children are a constant inspiration to her.
AHN UHM – EARLY YEARS PRACTITIONER
Ahn has been working with children for over 20 years. She has worked in Korea, Singapore and the UK. She has been at Greenbank since 2014.
DEBI ALLAN – EARLY YEARS PRACTITIONER
Debi has worked with children since leaving school and joined Greenbank in 2008. She enjoys sharing her creativity with children.
FIONA PERRISS – EARLY YEARS PRACTITIONER
Fiona studied Psychology at University and has recently joined us at Greenbank and uses her interest in child development with her new role here.Fiona has a particular interest and flair for the area of Literacy.
KRISHA MACDONALD- LUNCHTIME ASSISTANT
Krisha serves our hot lunches and has a wealth of early years expertise spanning many years and continents including Australia. She is passionate about all things ECO.