Mrs Tanya Kooger Mont.Dip - Principal

Tanya has been a Montessori teacher for 12 years. Opening Trillium Montessori House has been her dream. She has always had a passion for creating a warm, nurturing, inspiring environment where young children can flourish and reach their true potential.  

Mrs Verity Percival Mont. Dip. - Manager

Verity has been teaching in early years settings for over 20 years, after completing her training in London. She has also recently completed the Montessori Primary Years Training. Verity has a wealth of knowledge managing previous settings. She is our Deputy Manager and our Designated Safeguarding Lead. She will be running the weekly Yoga sessions.

Ms. Stephanie Collings.EYP.BSc(Hons)(1st Class).Mont.Dip.CACHE.Dip-Teacher

Stephanie has worked in a Montessori setting for 15 years. She has experience of working in various settings including a Montessori Primary School. Stephanie is our Behaviour Management Officer. She is expecting her second child very soon!

Mrs Tina Norton (BA Hons) Mont.Dip.- Teacher

Tina has worked with children for the last 40 years and has an amazing wealth of knowledge in the Early Years. In addition, she has trained to work children and families with additional needs. She runs our music lessons which are fun and full of variety. Tina assists with children with special educational needs. 

Ms. Sarah-Rose Phillips Mont.Dip.-Teacher 

Sarah-Rose has worked as a Montessori teacher for 6 years. She runs our cookery lessons which coincide with our termly projects.  Sarah-Rose is our Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead and works closely in this area with Verity.  Sarah-Rose runs the sign language sessions.

Ms. Amanda Wright (BA Hons) Mont.Dip -Teacher

Amanda has worked in a Montessori setting for the last 10 years. She plans our fabulous creative activities and drama sessions.  Amanda is our Early Years Foundation Stage Lead and our Health and Safety Officer.

Madame Sandrine Bossard Mont.Dip - Bank Staff Teacher

Sandrine joins us on an adhoc basis. She is kindly volunteering her time when we go on our fortnightly visits to Capel Grange Residential Home in Five Oak Green.

Mrs. Deborah Fury (BA Hons) MA.PGCE

Deborah is our office administrator. She is also a highly trained school teacher. She works 3 days a week at Trillium. In addition, she tutors children for the 11 Plus Kent Test.