Home-Start Epsom, Ewell & Banstead (incl.Mole Valley North)
There for parents when they need us most...
Because childhood can't wait
HSEEB staff work flexibly between home and the office.
Please contact email@example.com if you would like arrange to visit so we can ensure a member of the team is available to welcome you. Please see individual staff member’s details for their working hours and how to contact them.
Our family support service is coordinated and delivered by a committed team of practitioners who have extensive training, experience and expertise in supporting families.
Senior Family Coordinator – Mole Valley
Hayley volunteered for Home-Start from 2009 and became a family support coordinator in 2012 following her career in Early Years. Hayley enjoys seeing the positive impact Home-Start’s support has on the lives of children and their parents. She has 2 grown up children.
Hayley works Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 9am-5pm
Senior Family Coordinator – Over 5’s/SEND
Lesley’s background is in Primary School Teaching. She worked for over 10 years for a Sure Start Children Centre, supporting both parents and children and specialising in Positive Parenting strategies.
She then taught for 2 years at a Special Needs Education Centre before joining the Home-Start team. Lesley is the Over 5s Coordinator, offering 1 to 1 support, workshops and courses to support families struggling with their children’s behaviour.
Lesley works Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9am-5pm
Senior Family Coordinator – PIMH
Claire joined the team in September 2022. She has supported families across multiple contexts and is delighted to now be running the Perinatal Project. Claire is a proud single Mum to two boys.
Claire works Monday and Wednesday 9.30-2.30, Thursday and Friday 9.30-4.30
Michelle joined the team in January 2024, bringing a wealth of experience in business management and operations to the team, as well as experience working with vulnerable children. Michelle manages the team and works with the trustees to develop and deliver the Strategic Plan. She considers working for ‘good’ and supporting families to be a privilege and a great responsibility.
Michelle is originally American, has two young children, is a competitive gymnast and describes herself as a cake enthusiast.
Michelle works Monday 9.00-5.00, Tuesday 9.15-2.45, Wednesday 12.30-4.30, and Thursday 10.15-4.45.
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Jenny joined HSEEB in July 2022 and enjoys supporting the Staff and Trustee Team with a broad range of work; including event planning, compliance and writing HSEEB’s quarterly newsletter.
Jenny’s professional background is in children and family law. Jenny has also worked in and volunteered with local primary schools and other charities supporting children and families. Jenny has two school-age children and is an active member of her children’s school PTFA, running several Second-Hand Uniform Sales each year.
Senior Family Coordinator-Volunteer Recruitment and Training
Tracey joined the HSEEB in February 2023 after two years as a home visiting volunteer. Tracey loves supporting families and seeing the difference HSEEB can make to their lives. She has a background as a teaching assistant and accountant.
Tracey is a keen runner and has four children of her own.
Tracey works Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9am – 5pm.
Dad Matters Coordinator (Surrey)
Robbie came to Home-Start in 2022 from managing an alternative provision, and was a primary school teacher before that.
Robbie runs the Dad Matters Surrey project which supports new dads and dads-to-be during the perinatal period to bond with their babies, look after their own, and their partner’s, mental health, and access services and support that might traditionally not get accessed by dads.
He is passionate about seeing men become the best dads they can be for their children while he strives to do the same for his own kids.
Robbie works Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays 8am-6pm.