Longtown Community Primary School

Longtown Community Primary School

Staff and Committee


    • Lisa Wood (Manager). Lisa joined Longtown Pre-School in April 2017. Lisa is a qualified teacher and has previously worked in Primary Schools, The Steiner Academy Hereford and The Educational Project 'From Farm to Fork'. Lisa has particular interests in Environmental Play and Special Educational Needs.                                                                       
    • Sally-Ann Smith (Deputy Manager). Sally-Ann has an N.N.E.B qualification and has been at the Pre-school since 2010. Her previous work includes Nannying, working in nurseries, and as a qualified Midwife. Sally-Ann’s particular interests are: Child Development, cooking and craft with the children.
  • Lizzie Jones (Key Person). Lizzie joined Pre-School in October 2017. Lizzie has a Level 2 CACHE Children and Young People's Workforce qualification, and has worked in Early Years since 2010. Lizzie has a particular interest in Speech and Language, and is keen to develop her education in this field.
  • Jenny Lewis (Key Person). Jenny joined Pre-School in September 2017 having previously served on the committee. She is keen to study for her Level 2 CACHE Children and Young People's Workforce qualification. Jenny has a particular interest in the 'Understanding the World' area of the Early Years Foundation Stage. 
  • Beth Powell (Pre-school Supply assistant and Toddler Group Supervisor). Beth joined Pre-School in January 2017. She runs our popular Stay and Play baby and toddler group. Beth also offers supply cover for the Pre-school.

The Management of Longtown Pre-School:

A parent Committee manages the Setting, with members who are elected from the parents of the children attending the Pre-School. Elections take place at the Annual General Meeting in September. The Committee is responsible for:

  • Managing the Setting finances;
  • Employing and managing the staff;
  • Ensuring the Setting adheres to the policies that ensures a high quality service;
  • Ensuring the Setting works in partnership with the children’s parents/carers.

If you are interested in joining the Committee then please contact Jeanette Pryce (Chairperson)Francesca Dickson (Vice Chairperson), Kate Davies (Secretary)Timothy Deacon (Treasurer).