Kim Sadler

Setting Manager, Designated Safeguarding Lead and SENCo – Level 3 Diploma for Children & Young Person’s Workforce.

Kim joined Helmdon Acorns in January 2011 and was appointed Deputy Supervisor in September 2012. She has been our Special Education Needs (SENCo) since 2014 and has recently taken on the role of Setting Manager since October 2021 sharing the role with Susanna.

Kim is also our Designated Safeguarding Lead and behaviour co-ordinator. Kim has a Level 3 Paediatric First Aid qualification.


Susanna Morgan

Setting Manager, Deputy Safeguarding Lead and Forest School Leader – Level 3 NNEB

Susanna joined us in September 2011 and is qualified to Level 3 equivalent in Early Years (NNEB). She completed a Level 3 Forest Schools qualification in Spring 2016. In November 2016 Susanna was promoted to Deputy Supervisor alongside Kim Sadler. Susanna has recently taken on the role of Setting Manager in October 2021 sharing the role with Kim. Susanna has a Level 3 Paediatric First Aid qualification


Tracey Leach – Preschool Practitioner

Lorraine Aust

Pre-school Practitioner – CACHE Level 3 Early Years

Lorraine joined us in September 2018 and has recently completed Safeguarding Refresher training and a Level 3 Paediatric First Aid qualification.


Charlotte Riley – Administrator