Warm and caring
A team committed to excellence for our children.

School staff

Balham Nursery School and Children’s Centre is recognised by the Department for Education and as such it is staffed by qualified teachers and nursery nurses, supported by ancillary staff.

Senior Leadership Team
Emma Williams
Headteacher
Senior Leadership Team
Nicola Turner
Deputy Headteacher
Senior Leadership Team
Camilla Alton
SENCo
Senior Leadership Team
Bryanna Patterson
School Business Manager
Senior Leadership Team
Sasha Sagoe
Children’ s Centre Manager
Back Class
Dee Dawson
Class Teacher (Tues-Fri)
Back Class
Charlotte Grainger
Nursery Nurse
Back Class
Nikki Pearce
Nursery Nurse
Back Class
Dahlia Plummer
Nursery Support (Mornings)
Back Class
Joyce Van Ristell
Nursery Support (Afternoons)
Back Class
Vandna Patel
Lunchtime Support
Front Class
Jo Henley
Class Teacher
Front Class
Alice Buckett
Nursery Nurse
Front Class
Lisa Howard
Nursery Nurse (Mon–Thurs)
Front Class
Keeley O'Connor
Higher Level Teaching Assistant (Fridays)
Front Class
Kay Hamilton
Nursery Support
Front Class
Joyce Van-Ristell
Learning Support Assistant (Mornings) and Lunchtime Support
Front Class
Michelle Tanton
Learning Support Assistant (Mornings) SEND Support (Afternoons)
Front Class
Elizabeth Sole
Lunchtime Support
Garden Room
Fiona Treadaway
Team Leader - Two year olds
Garden Room
Elizabeth Larkin
Two year old Support
Garden Room
Keeley O'Connor
Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Two year olds (Mon-Thurs)
Administration and Premises
Bryanna Patterson
School Business Manager
Administration and Premises
Kelly Nichols
School Administrative Officer
Administration and Premises
Hollie Pavlou
School Administrative Officer
Administration and Premises
Bob Whelan
Premises Officer
Children's Centre Services
Sasha Sagoe
Children's Centre Manager (Mon-Thurs)
Children's Centre Services
Paula Diaz
Outreach Worker
Children's Centre Services
Natasha Parke
Family Services Worker (Mon-Wed-Fri) (Maternity Leave)
Children's Centre Services
Elizabeth Wards
Family Services Worker (Tues-Fri)
Children's Centre Services
Roma Mascarenhas
Family Support Worker (Maternity Cover)
Children's Centre Services
Tina Neal
Children's Centre Manager
Children's Centre Services
Georgia Vassel
Early Years Practitioner
Children's Centre Services
Ewelina Bien
Early Years Practitioner (Maternity Leave)
Non-Class based Staff
Marina Simeon
Chef (Edwards and Ward)