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Meet the team

The early years team provide support, advice and challenge in the wide range of early years settings and schools across Devon and beyond, in relation to young children’s learning and development.

The team also undertake the role of Area SENDCo to support SENDCos who are based in private, voluntary and independent settings and in preschool provision run by schools, including maintained nurseries.

Julie Adams Lead Advisor for Learning and Development (Dartmouth, Kingsbridge) (Humpty Dumpty)

07966 925439

Tamsin Robertson Lead Advisor for Learning and Development (Exeter) (Kiddi Caru and Nanny Bears)

07966 925487

Carolyn Huxtable (Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe) (Kiddywinks, Tarka Tots)

Sarah Murts (Ivybridge, Totnes, Woolwell, Culm Valley, Tavistock) (Little Orchard Montessori)

07933 396680

Julie Paddick (Axe Valley, Exeter, Honiton, Ottery St Mary) (Little Ones, Puffins, SPL, Ottertots)

07866 701207

Sally Rice (Bideford, Holsworthy, Okehampton, South Molton, Chulmleigh, Torrington) (Lovacott Nursery, Happy Hares)

07522 349794

Louise Carter (Crediton, Exmouth, Sidmouth, South Dartmoor, Teign Valley, Tiverton) (Little Monstarz, Chudleigh Pre school, Muddy Boots)

07968 818193

Karen Salter (Clyst Vale, Dawlish, Newton Abbot, Teignmouth) (Echoes, Little Ducklings)

07966 046059