Natalie Hollindrake- Playgroup Leader

Natalie is our newest member of the team, she joined us in September 2019 and will be working closely with Sarah and Lyndsey our joint Deputy leaders. Natalie has an BA (Hons) degree in early years and has over 14 years childcare experience including been currently a childminder.


Lyndsey Jennings – Joint Deputy Leader

Lyndsey  joined us in September 2016, she has worked in child care settings for many years including been previously a childminder.  Lyndsey has studied for a young children’s development and learning degree.

Sarah Snape- Joint Deputy Leader

Sarah has worked at playgroup since December 2015, she was previously  a child-minder for over four years and has her NVQ level 3 in childcare. Sarah was on the Playgroup committee for several years which included being Chair for 2 years.


Katie Rothera – Playgroup Assistant


Katie has been working at playgroup since 2011, she has an NVQ level 3.  She particular enjoys doing creative activities with the children and is always looking for new ideas.


Jessika Mowles- Playgroup Assistant

Jessika has been working at playgroup since 2018.  She has a Batchelors of Arts in primary education honors degree.


Jo Longland- Playgroup Assistant


Jo joined Playgroup in April 2019, she has an NNEB in  nursery nursing and has various childcare experience previously been a nanny for 5 years and from working in various playgroups.