A warm welcome from our staff.

Eileen O'Brien

I am a Primary School Teacher and set up Poppets in 1994. I love working with children of preschool age. I am constantly engaging in Continuous Professional Development with a view to providing the best early years experiences for the children in Poppets.


Avril has Fetac level 5 in childcare and first started Poppets in 2013 as a preschool assistant. Avril has just completed the Leadership for Inclusion course which is the equivalent of Fetac Level 6 with second class honours grade one.

Emma (relief cover)

Emma has Fetac Level 5 and Level 6 in Childcare. She first started in Poppets in 2016. Emma has 3 young children so is not available to work in Poppets at the moment,  Emma has a particular interest in Music and Drama.