Who’s Who?

The Dorchester Opportunity Group is a preschool playgroup offering services for young children with additional needs and support for their parents, carers and siblings. The following people are involved in managing and delivering the service:

Honorary Life member:

Joan Hickmott

Board of Management 

All Board members work in a voluntary capacity:

  • Chair  Penny Gray
  • Hon Secretary  Tess James
  • Angela Jay
  • Gerry Yates
  • Janice Young
  • Jane Pryce

Staff team:

  • Manager – Nyree
  • Deputy Manager – Lynne
  • Office Administrator – Carol
  • 2 senior Play Leaders – Mary & Hannah
  • 3 Play Workers – Gemma, Kila & Helen
  • 2 Assistant Play Workers –  Anabel & Polly
  • Volunteers – Keiko, Penny, & Chris

Additional weekly sessions with:

  • Speech and Language therapists – Jo & Katie
  • Music teacher – Jo
  • Gymnastics and Movement coach – Kate