Our Staff

Rachel Biswell 

I have been working with children for 10 years and during that time I have completed a BA (hons) in childcare.  I have worked in various childcare settings such as a day nursery, a school and a pre-school, where I was deputy manager.

I live with my husband and 2 children, Harry is 9 and Oliver is 5.  I enjoy going for walks, reading and spending time with my family and friends.

Sonya (Deputy Manager)

I hold a  NVQ level 3 certificate and have worked in childcare for all my working career and have gained lots of experience from working in a range of settings.

I have worked at Padbury Preschool for seven years as a practitioner and I am now deputy manager at the preschool. 

I live in Buckingham with my husband and two girls aged 15 & 17.

My hobbies include running, cooking, sewing, card making & papercrafts.

Fiona(SENCO lead)

I hold a N.N.E.B qualification. I have had many years of experience working in childcare.


My previous positions are leader of Thornborough Preschool,and leader at Great Horwood Preschool.


Before this I worked for 10 years as a Nursery Nurse at Wexham Park Hospital in the Surgical and medical wards.Leading on from here I worked as the Deputy in the 40 placement day Nursery attached to the hospital . 


I hold a level 2 diploma in Child Day Care and I have 18 years experience. Within that time I have worked in nurseries,been a Childminder from home and largely worked as a Nanny.


I have two daughters aged 11 and 8, I enjoy going motor racing with my family and spending quality time with them.


I hold a Bachelor of Education Honours degree and have worked as a live-in nanny, a primary school teacher, air cabin crew and in administration at a secondary school. 


I live in the village with my husband and my three children who all attended Padbury Pre-school. I have been involved with the Pre-school from the very beginning and am also a PFA member and parish councillor. 


In my spare time I enjoy Pilates, gardening  and countryside walks with my family and dog.