Mags is the Financial controller for Horsley Playgroup she also volunteers at the pre school session in Horsley school reception classroom on Wednesday afternoons. She works tirelessly to keep the cogs in motion and the gears working smoothly. Mags also loves to lead creative sewing projects with the children (by hand and with machines). Her other favourite activities with the children include woodwork, music and dance, and being outside exploring the woods and local rural surroundings. Mags lives in Horsley, has three children. and has been involved in different capacities with the Parent, Baby & Toddler Group and the Playgroup here in Horsley since 1987. She has considerable experience in running and managing the group and working with children, qualifying initially as a play leader in 1994, with the Pre-school Playgroup Association, and working as play leader since April 1999. Mags has since attained a National Childcare Level 3 qualification and gone on to achieve Early Years Professional Status (EYPS) at the University of Gloucestershire in 2007. She is an EYPS assessor for the university and also worked as a Lead Practitioner for Gloucestershire County Council’s Early Childhood Team.