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Meet our Nursery Staff

Miss Hodgson

My name is Miss Hodgson.  I am the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Leader here at Sandford Hill Primary and I teach a Reception class. I have been teaching here for 8 years and early years has always been a passion of mine. Outside of school I love reading, going to the gym and walking my dog Bruno.

Mrs Mitchell

My name is Mrs Mitchell and I am the teacher in the nursery.  I have worked at Sandford Hill Primary School for about 18 years and really enjoy teaching in early years.  When I am at school, I especially love to teach phonics and read stories.  At home I live with Mr Mitchell, my two boys and my dog Muddles.  We all love to take Muddles for walks and to go for rides on our bikes.

Mrs Schifano

My name is Mrs Schifano and I am a teacher in the nursery. I have been a teacher for 20 years and have thoroughly enjoyed lots of learning, love and laughter.
I live with Mr Schifano and my 3 children Eva, Frankie and Esta.
We love travelling, cooking, being outdoors, exercising and gardening.

Mrs Gater

My name is Mrs Gater and this is my 16th year working at Sandford Hill Primary School. I love working in the nursery for 3 days a week , but am busy at home too, as I have three children; two sons, a daughter and a dog. I like to go for walks to the park and family days out

Mrs Morton

My name is Mrs Morton and I have been a Nursery Practitioner at Sandford Hill for over 21 years. I love working in the early years and learning through creative play, but my favourite activity is Disco Dough! I live at home with my husband, two daughters and my dog Charlie and my favourite part of every week is having Sunday lunch with my Dad and my family.

Mrs Playford

My name is Mrs Playford I have been working at Sandford Hill for 8 years, I love working in early years I find it very rewarding.
I live with Mr Playford and my 3 children Caitlin, Finnley and Skyla and not forgetting our Labradoodle Ralphy. We love going on family day trips, holidays and walking.

Mrs Salt

My name is Mrs Salt and I am an Early Years Practitioner in Nursery. I have worked in Early years for 10 years and really enjoy teaching and caring for young children. I love reading stories and creative activities such as painting and junk modelling. At home I live with Mr Salt, my 3 children and my dog Cooper.