Category: governors

Dan Roach

Hello, I’m Dan and I’m very proud to be the Chair of Governors at Tenterfield. I first became a governor in 2019 and have been lucky enough to see both of my children receive the most amazing start to their education here.  The nursery holds a special place in my heart for remaining true to its …

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Clare Woolmer

Hello. I am delighted to have become a Governor for Tenterfield Nursery School . I am a retired Health Visitor (and ex- nurse ) . The Welwyn area was a big part of my patch and visiting local families with new babies, toddlers and pre-school children for better family health an important part of my role …

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Holly Brankin

Mrs Brankin

I am the staff governor at Tenterfield. I have worked here a very long time, almost 20 years!! So I have seen the nursery grow and evolve over many years.  I am the Assistant Head, Special Educational Needs Coordinator and the Nurture Group Teacher.  I represent the staff team on the full governing body. I …

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Tom Hassan

Hello! I am an associate governor at Tenterfield Nursery School.  I qualified as a teacher in 2005 and I am currently Headteacher at Oaklands Primary School.   I live in Welwyn Village and enjoy contributing to the local community through my work as a governor. Both my children have previously attended Tenterfield. 

Chris Knapp

My wife and I moved to Welwyn in summer 2015, and our next door neighbours sent their children to Tenterfield, and raved about it! Therefore, when our son was old enough for nusery, Tenterfield was the place to go. I first became a Governor at Tenterfield in Sept 2021.  My professional training is in Learning and Organisational …

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Victoria Beare

Hello, I am the headteacher of Tenterfield Nursery school. I started at tenterfield in 2017, and since then I have been on a journey from class teacher progressing to headteacher! My two children attended Tenterfield, so I feel very proud to be leading the nursery alongside the governing body and staff team. It is fantastic …

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Charlotte Lake

Hi, my name is Charlotte and I became a Co-opted Governor in the summer of 2020, when my eldest daughter was leaving to start primary school. After five fun and incredibly enriching terms at Tenterfield, two of which unfolded against a global pandemic, I felt compelled to give something back to the Nursery. I’m a …

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Lucy Hill

Hi, my name is Lucy and I joined the Board as a Parent Governor at Tenterfield in 2021 after seeing first hand from my daughter attending both the 2 year old ‘Pink Group’ and now 3 year old ‘Red Group’ what a fun, supportive and nurturing environment the school provides. Before having my children, my career was …

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