About Us

The teachers of the Rockinghorse Montessori Nursery would like to welcome you and your child! Each child at the nursery has a dedicated key worker, who will nurture your child's abilities and help and work with them throughout their journey at the nursery. Each and every one of our teachers is dedicated to making this journey a wonderful experience for everyone. All of our staff are experienced and are either state or Montessori trained teachers and assistants. 
Mrs Vivien Vincent - BEd.Mont.Dip 
Vivien is the Owner and Head Teacher of The Rocking Horse Montessori Nursery
  • B Ed Degree in Early Years
  • Qualified Early Years Teacher
  • Safeguarding Lead
  • Works 5 days a week

Mrs Sonia Assauw - Int. Mont. Dip
Sonia is our Deputy Headteacher and Lead Practitioner
  • International Montessori Diploma
  • Deputy Safeguarding Lead
  • Key Person
  • Works 5 days a week
Mrs Angela Vincent
Angela is a Montessori Directress 
  • Degree in Business Management & Admin
  • Key Person
  • Works 3 days a week
Miss Costanza Mencaroni ('Cosi')
Cosi is a Montessori Directress in Training
  • Social Worker
  • Studying Masters in Pedagogy Inclusion
  • Key Person
  • Works 3 days a week
Mrs Hitomi Adlem 
Hitomi is a Montessori Directress in Training
  • Degree in English
  • Registered Childminder
  • Works 3 days a week
Mrs Avril Vora
Avril is an Early Years Advisor
  • BA (Hons) Early Years
  • EYPS
  • Works on a supply basis 
Mrs Michele Pattison
Michele is the Nursery Administrator 
  • BA (Hons) Music
  • Background in Marketing and Administration
  • Works nursery school hours, 3 days a week