Our Team

Harlington Village Pre-school & Wrap Around Care is run by a committed and dedicated team of staff and a voluntary, parent-led committee. We pride ourselves in our ‘open-door’ policy and aim to work closely with parents to ensure the individual needs of every child are met.

Suzie Bumfrey

Setting Manager

Early Years Teacher Status (Level 6 Equivalent)

Designated Safeguarding Lead
Emergency First Aid/Paediatric First Aid
Fire Warden
Deputy SENCo

I began working at HVPS/WAC in January 2014. I previously worked as a Nanny and I have a total of 20 years experience working with children. I am the current Setting Manager and a qualified Early Years Teacher with experience of working as the setting SENCo and supporting children with additional needs.

I am the designated safeguarding lead, fire warden and first aid at work representative as well as being responsible for health and safety, staff, curriculum and attainment.

I am passionate about working with children and supporting them to reach their full potential.

Sarah Wynn

Deputy Manager

CACHE Level 4 Certificate for the Early Years Advanced Practitioner

Designated SENCo

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Paediatric First Aid

I have worked in childcare since the start of 2016 and have experience of working with babies and children from 6 months - 5 years of age. I completed my CACHE level 3 early years educator qualification whilst working at a private day nursery. I currently working on my Level 4 qualification. I have 2 children of my own aged 3 and 4. As a family we enjoy trips to the farm, exploring woodlands, swimming and visiting friends and family.

Bernie Naughton


CACHE Level 3 Early Years Educator

Paediatric First Aid

I have worked in childcare for 25+ years, I am Mum to Connor who is 22 years and my proudest achievement! I look after my niece and nephews at weekends. I worked from a Summer play scheme to being a family worker to a teaching assistant in a reception class. I have a level 3 childcare qualification. I enjoy watching Luton Town football club, doing yoga and eating any food!!!

Jessica Bailey 

CACHE Level 3 Early Years Educator

Paediatric First Aid

I have a level 3 childcare qualification and I have worked with children for 7 years. I have 3 children of my own aged 14, 10 and 6. I especially enjoy joining in with the children for arts and crafts and outside play. 

Becki Hocking

Business Administrator

CACHE Level 3 Early Years Educator

Paediatric First Aid

I have a Level 3 in childcare and previously worked as a Childminder. I have worked at HVPS/WAC for over 6 years firstly as Co-Chairperson and then as a Childcare Practitioner.  I have two children of my own who love the outdoors and camping. In my spare time I enjoy running with my dog.

Aimee Boothroyd

CACHE Level 2 in Childcare

I have worked with children for over 10 years including running the local playgroup and nannying to lovely twins who live locally. I would like to carry on my studies in Early Years and further my child development knowledge and I am also taking part in F.A training to be a coach for the local football team, attached to the school.I am passionate and enthusiastic and I love to dress up and entertain children and families.  I have two children myself aged 5 and 8 and we love swimming, being outdoors and snuggling up to a good movie at the end of the day. 

Mandy Martin
Bank staff
NNEB Nursery Nursing
I have lived in Harlington for over 30 years and my own children used to attend this preschool. I am a qualified nursery nurse and worked at the pre-school when they were young for ten years. I have worked in various roles with children and families since then. It's lovely to be back working in the local community again! My favourite things to do with the children are sharing stories and craft activities. I enjoy gardening, swimming and spending time with my family.

Esther Roche


Amanda Horlick-Coutts

Vice Chairperson

Jessica Bayntun


Keely Armitt


Paul Wells

Clare Brett

Christina Foster