Scallywags Pre-School has been running for over 40 years!
We have a dedicated team of staff who work very closely with parents to ensure that every child is happy and encouraged to achieve their full potential.
We use custom-built premises attached to the Parish Hall in the village of Halwill Junction, providing quality early years education for children from the age of 2 to 5 years. We are registered to take up to 26 children per day.
Scallywags is run by a Volunteer Management Committee who employ a part-time paid Administrator.
We are a registered Charity No: 1033643 and registered with Ofsted: 106369
We have membership and insurance with Early Years Alliance.
BA Hons PGCE Qualified Teacher Status (Level 6)
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Special Educational Needs Coordinator
Deputy Pre-School Leader
Level 3 Qualification in Childcare & Education
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Assistant (Bank Staff)
Level 2 Qualification in
Childcare and Education
India Preston Buckley
Level 3 Apprenticeship in Children and Young Peoples Workforce
Meet our Team
Level 3 Qualification in
Childcare & Education
Every member of teaching staff undertakes regular Safeguarding training and hold an up to date Paediatric First Aid Certificate. Scallywags operates with higher staff to children rations that the legal minimum requirement for 3 & 4 year olds as we feel this helps to improve the standard of care and education provided. It also means we can devote more attention to the individual needs of each child in our care.
B A (Hons)
Pennie is also able to provide Assistant cover when needed
Lorna Prickett Treacy (Chairperson) contact - firstname.lastname@example.org
Hayley Potter (Vice Chairperson)
Kay Napier (Treasurer & Temporary Secretary) contact - email@example.com
Clare Brimacombe (Policies)
Emma Murphy (Safeguarding) contact - firstname.lastname@example.org
All email addresses are also monitored by the Administrator
We are looking to recruit more Trustees to our Charity and are particularly keen to find people with the following skills - Secretary, Website Designer, Health & Safety, Fundraising
Please contact the Administrator Pennie Channing to find out more. You will need to complete an Enhanced DBS and attend monthly Committee meetings (Zoom available). You don't need to be a parent to be a Trustee of our Charity.