Susan.clark

Susan Clark – Domestic Manager

How long have you worked at Pinewood? 7 1/2 years

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: The Christmas Fair & all Friends of Pinewood events

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: Dressing up for Quiz Night… I love a sombrero and stick-on moustache!

Best thing about working at Pinewood: My work family – teamwork is dream work, everyone from my Domestics to the academic staff, support staff and especially working with the FoPs.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: I love a bit of crafting: anything from painting furniture to doing crochet.

Kate Bakova

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Just over 1 year

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: The Summer Term

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: On my birthday, the Pre-Prep children and staff surprised me by singing Happy Birthday!

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Working with a very good team.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: I run a Bulgarian language school at the weekend. I also help fundraise for families in my local bulgarian community.

Ekaterina Bakova

Agnieszka.baranowska
Aga Baranowska

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Over 5 years

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: Bonfire Night

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: I love bringing my son to Bonfire Night at school.

Best thing about working at Pinewood: I love the rural location.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Walking and spending time with my family and puppy.

Bam Cobb

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Over 4 years

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: The Christmas Sports Dinner.

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: Dancing and singing for the Hoylands’ farewell video.

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Being surrounded by all of the children.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Socialising with friends.

Lakkana.cobb1

Kabita.gharti
Kabita Gharti 

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Over 5 years

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: Summertime and Speech Day

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: At the Christmas Fair Father Christmas made me jump out of my skin, whilst serving coffee!

Best thing about working at Pinewood: The long holidays.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Shopping and spending time with my family.

Pat Heywood

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Since September 2020

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Helping and making people happy. I like working in The Hoyland.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Walking

Pasara.heywood

Antonia.karacheva
Toni Karacheva

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Since September 2020

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: Christmas was a lot of fun.

Best thing about working at Pinewood: I like working together with the team.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Sports; I enjoy going to the gym and spending time with my family.

Lauren Lewis

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Since September 2020

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: I tripped and fell in front of everyone, whilst trying to sneak up the stairs in The Hoyland during Assembly!

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Everything!! I really like everyone I work with, and everyone at Pinewood is really nice.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Gaming on the Xbox, and craft/activities with the children.

Lauren.lewis

Jana Neplechova

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Over 12 years

Favourite event/time of year at Pinewood: Christmas and Summertime.

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Having my grandson at school, and a good team to work with.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Walking with my family and dogs, swimming and activities with my grandson.

Jana.neplechova

Aunchalee.tarpey
Tak Tarpey

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Since September 2020

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: It is really nice hearing the children chatting and saying “Thank You” at lunchtime.

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Lovely colleagues – good teamwork.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Watching movies with my family.

Ros Vasey

How long have you worked at Pinewood? Since the Autumn Term 2020 (I act as cover if someone else on the team is off sick)

Funny or most memorable thing that has happened to you whilst working at Pinewood: Having Christmas lunch with everyone.

Best thing about working at Pinewood: Everyone is so friendly. The school is amazing and I am so excited to be working here.

Hobbies/Interests in your free time: Reading, and getting out on my boyfriend’s motorbike, going to rallies.

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