ings Norton Nursery School is a local authority nursery school. We have our own Governing Body, Head Teacher, Qualified Teachers and Early Years Practitioners who work together as a team to develop high quality early years education. Nursery School Staff are trained and experienced to observe the children, plan for them and record their knowledge and skills.


Mrs Yvonne James

Executive Head Teacher

Mrs Lesley Harris

Executive Head Teacher



Mrs Maureen McGillicuddy

Strategic Lead for the BNSTSA

Mrs Gemma Weaving

Deputy Head Teacher

Miss Karen Whyatt


Miss Kathryn Berry

Speech and Language Therapist

Mrs Louise Jones

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Tabatha Ganley

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Rebecca Pickering

Teaching Assistant

Miss Heather Jackson

Teaching Assistant

Ms Pauline Graham

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Karen Cooper

Teaching Assistant

Ms Michelle Eden

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Sally Drysdale

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Jasmine Fennell

Office Manager

Mr Kieran O'Mahoney

School Administrator 

Mrs Angela Kavanagh Lunch Time Supervisor
Miss Beth Walton Lunch Time Supervisor
Mrs Magdalena Sliska Building Services Supervisor


We employ a Speech and Language therapist on a fortnightly basis who works with the staff and families.  

All mandatory pre-employment checks are rigorously carried out for all staff members employed in the nursery, including DBS checks.

We are committed to staff development to assist in the continuous development of our school by enhancing the education we provide for our children.