Kidzone Staff Team

Our dedicated staff team have a wealth of knowledge and experience in Early Years, Youth Work, Childcare, Education and Child Development.


Laura Smith

Kidzone Manager

BA Hons Childhood Studies, PostGradCert Counselling Skills, Qualified Lifeguard



Pauline Palmer

Deputy Manager

NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People’s Workforce, NVQ Level 2 Play Work















Kidzone Staff Members


Emily Woodhead – Senior Playcare Assistant, BAHons Psychology, MA Child Psychology, Qualified Lifeguarding Cert

Perveen Akhtar – Playcare Assistant, NVQ Level 3 in Early Years and Education, NVQ Level 2 in Early Years and Education

Ikrah Khan – Playcare Assistant

Fatema Vanat – Playcare Assistant

Rebecca Halliwell – Holiday Playcare Assistant

Julie Burton – Holiday Playcare Assistant

Leanne Egan – Holiday Playcare Assistant, NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

Sandra Whittle – Holiday Playcare Assistant, NVQ Level 3 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development

Sally Winder – Holiday Playcare Assistant, BA Hons Fine Art, Level 3 Youth Work, CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Pre-School Practice

Elaine Jackson – Holiday Playcare Assistant

Louise Gorman – Holiday Playcare Assistant

Adele Anstee – Holiday Playcare Assistant

Ashley Luxford – Holiday Playcare Assistant, Currently Studying BA Hons Education Studies

Luke Hocknell – Holiday Playcare Assistant, Sporting Coach