Mrs Sheila O’Brien

Life before Longacre

After attaining my NNEB I became a private nanny for many years before becoming a Nursery Manager of a day nursery. I joined the Longacre family as a parent when my three children started in Nursery through to Form VI. I was offered a job in Early Years when my youngest started in Reception and have worked in both Kindergarten and Nursery for the past 10 years.

Roles at School

As Nursery Leader I have the privilege of working with the Early Years team to introduce our youngest children to a stimulating, secure and nurturing environment to learn through play and real experiences, helping them grow physically, intellectually and emotionally.

Away from the Classroom

I have my lovely husband, three children and dog to keep me busy but I also enjoy dance and yoga classes, reading, walking and skiing.

Scholarship Assessment Day

Join us for our Fairfax Scholarship Assessment Day taking place on Wednesday 25th May for Year 4 and Year 5 entry in September 2022. Applicants will be assessed for academic, sport, music and drama scholarships.

To register your interest or for further information please contact the Registrar, Mrs Lynne Crisp on 01483 893225 or via email: