Our Staff

Marina Sturmey
Nursery Owner
Qualification: ACMA, CGMA, BA (Hons) Business Studies, MA in Business Studies, Level 3 Forest School Leader [...]
Hobbies: Horse–riding, walking, cycling, being outdoors
I'm a qualified accountant and have worked in many diverse financial roles over the last 15 years before changing career... […]
Angela Schofield
Manager / SEN
Qualifications: Level 3 Diploma in Yearly Years, Makaton, SENCO, Designated Safeguarding Officer [...]
Hobbies: Spending time with my two boys 
I have worked in both Preschool and Nurseries for over 13 years. I hold a Level 3 EYFS Diploma, and I am qualified in Makaton […]
Amy White
Area Manager
Qualification: Foundation Degree Early Years and Education Level 5, NVQ Management Level 3, NVQ Child Care and Education Level 3, NVQ Child Care and Education Level 2, SENDCo, Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL), Full Paediatric First Aid, Fire Warden, Food Hygiene Level 2, Prevent and FGM
Hobbies: Love being outdoors
Hello, My name is Amy. I have worked in the early years for over 20 years now, working my way up from a trainee to an Area Manager. I have a passion for working with children, creating positive and curious […]
Millie Maddocks
Preschool Assistant
Qualifications: Level 2 in Childcare, Working towards Level 3 in Yearly Years, Paediatric First Aid, Level 2 Food, Safeguarding, FGM and Prevent.
Hi, I’m Millie. I did my work placement at Badgemore Preschool, whilst studying for my level 2 diploma as an Early Year’s practitioner. I really enjoyed my time at the preschool, the staff and children have been very welcoming, so […]
Erika Bell
Preschool Assistant
Qualifications: Working towards level 3 Yearly Years, Paediatric First Aid, Level 2 Food Hygiene, Safeguarding, FGM, and Prevent
Hello, I’m Erika. I joined Badgemore Preschool in October 2021. I’m currently doing a Level 3 apprenticeship in Early Years which I am really enjoying. I have had experience with supporting children with additional learning needs and found this […]
Lily Jones
Childcare Practitioner
Qualifications: Level 2 & 3 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development.Safeguarding, Paediatric First Aid.Level 2 Food Hygiene.
Hobbies: Football, protecting the environment
Hi I am Lily. I have been at Badgemore since we opened, and excited to watching our preschool grow. […]