Teacher Information



Staff Profiles & Teacher Information

We have a highly skilled and dedicated teaching staff available to all of our children in school, who are very motivated to help your child succeed.

The team are all qualified to a very high standard, in fact we far exceed the legally required qualifiction level, and indeed meet (and exceed) those standards recommended by the Government for providing the highest possible standards for children.

Charlotte de Lacey - Manager/Owner

Charlotte has worked in the pre-school sector for nearly 10 years, during which she has gained a very wide understanding of child development and childcare.  She is a fully qualified Montessori Teacher, and in Spring 2011 gained her EARLY YEARS PROFESSIONAL STATUS, a post-graduate qualification which is the highest achievable in our profession at this time.  In Hounslow Borough there are currently only 20 Early Years Professionals, so we are very privileged to have her lead our staff team.  She is leader of 'The Bunny Group'.  Charlotte is also our fully qualified 'Foresct School Leader'

Sylvia de Lacey - Manager

Sylvia founded the school in 1982, and is responsible for its excellent reputation to this day.  As a fully qualified Montessori Teacher, she takes the children's 'Learning & Development' to new heights every year and works tirelessly to ensure their continued success.  Sylvia is leader of 'The Teddy Bear Group'.

Siobhan Shah - Deputy Manager

Siobhan has been with the school for over 20 years and remains extremely popular with children and families alike, bringing humour, fun and many new ideas to the school.  She is a fully qualified Primary level teacher, who is also very experienced in the Montessori Method that we use in our school.  She is also leader of 'The Piglet Group'.

 Charanjit Dadhra - Montessori Teacher

Charanjit is a CACHE/NVQ Level 3 Qualified teacher who is filled with enthusiasm and dedication.  She works very hard for all the children in school, takes an active interest in new developments and knowledge, and has quickly become a very real asset to the school in the many years she has been a part of the team.  She is the leader for 'The Ducklings Group', and a fully qualified 'Forest School' practioner.

Renu Khanna - Montessori Teacher

Renu is a highly valued member of the team, popular with the children, parents and staff alike.  She is CACHE Level 3 qualified.  Renu is key teacher for 'The Squirrels Group'.

Leigh Stocker - Montessori Teacher

Leigh has been at the school for more than five years, and brings a certain vitality to the team!  She is CACHE/NVQ Level 3 Qualified.  Her patience and expertise mark her out as an excellent and supportive teacher, with a specialism in supporting children with additional needs.  'The Kittens Group' are her key children.

Arjeta Ujkaj - Montessori Teacher

Arjeta started at school as a volunteer teaching assistant, but made herself so indispensable that she was hired on the spot!  She is also NVQ Level 3 qualified, and is bringing much new thinking and ideas to the table.  Arjeta is key teacher for 'The Puppies Group'.

Saba Zafer - Montessori Teacher

Saba started with us as an Inclusion Support Worker, where her hard work and dedication helped children with additional needs excel and thrive.  She continues to support children should they need a little extra help, and is SENCO qualified.  She is now the Key Worker for the 'Bunnies Group' and holds a CACHE Level 3 qualification.