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  Mike Green
  • Hon Secretary  Tess James
  • Penny Gray
  • Gerry Yates

Staff team:

  • Manager – Nyree
  • Deputy Manager – Lynne
  • Office Administrator – Carol
  • 2 senior Play Leaders – Mary & Hannah
  • 4 Play Workers – Gemma, Chelsea, Kila & Alex
  • 1 Assistant Play Worker –  Anabel
  • Volunteers – Keiko, Penny, Charlotte & Isobel
  • Students – Jess

Additional weekly sessions with:

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