About Us

We are passionate about children’s play and childhood experiences. PlayMosaic is a team of fully qualified, fun loving early years and playwork professionals who provide an exciting range of play activities to suit and support many different occasions.

We help celebrate children’s birthdays, provide play and fun at community events and support local agencies in their work such as children and family centres, district and parish councils and housing trusts. We cover Sussex and surrounding areas

We also provide fun and practical training workshops, development support and team days for early years and playworkers.

We support Love Outdoor Play campaign http://loveoutdoorplay.net/


The PlayMosaic Team

Lisa Matthew (was Rumbold)

Lisa has worked in a variety of settings, managing a day nursery and an out of school club, as well as working abroad. She has worked as a Play Development Officer and development worker supporting voluntary sector groups with their policies and procedures.  She also enjoys training and assessing early years staff and playworkers. Lisa supports Re:Play Play Association of the South East and also West Sussex Play Forum.

Jenny Taylor

Jenny worked as a nanny in prestigious suburbs of London for many years as well as in rural Sussex. Following starting her own family, she ran her own childminding business. She has worked in out of school provision and now works in the early years sector. Jenny has a very active family life and supports childrens activities in her local area.



Leigh-Anna Barber-Corbett

Leigh-Anna is an experienced Youth and Community Development worker.  She ran a successful children and family community project in the heart of a deprived housing estate for eight years offering support, learning, training and activities for both children and adults.  Following having her own family she decided to specialise her work and become an outdoor arts and learning adviser, teaching students at  special needs school.  Leigh-Anna is qualified in Arts facilitation for children and young people and has been an established mosaic artist offering fun days, afterschool clubs and therapy sessions for 15 years

Leigh-Anna Barber-Corbett


Heather has worked in early years settings for many years. She has also worked in after school clubs and running craft sessions for 0-5 year olds which included running craft sessions at various different events. Heather currently works in a busy nursery. She has a Level 4 in Early Years practice and is currently studying Child Psychology.


Heather Apsey