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Meet our Staff

Staffing 2019 – 2020

Senior Leadership Team
Mr J CooperExecutive Headteacher
Senior Leadership Team
Achievement and Standards Leader
Strategic Leader - Whole School
School Improvement
Child Protection Lead
Premises and Safeguarding
Reporting to Governors
Mrs Fiona NewsomeHead of SchoolReception Phase Leader
Teaching and Learning
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Website Development
Pupil Premium / New to English / Least Able
Mr Mark HitchenAssistant Headteacher
Year 2 Teacher - Larch
KS1 Phase Leader
Maths Leader
PE Leader
Mrs Claire DunsireAssistant Headteacher
Year 3/4 Teacher - Beech
LKS2 Phase Leader
Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Coaching Program
Science Lead
Mr Daniel PatonAssistant Headteacher
Year 5/6 Teacher - Bonsai
UKS2 Phase Leader
English Leader
Transition Leader
Mrs Linda WalkerInclusion Leader
Behaviour and Attendance Lead
Child Protection Lead
Parent Involvement
School Council
Miss Louise JohnsonSENDSEND (Weds pm/Thurs/Fri) provision - curriculum support and training
Liaise with external agencies
Report to Headteacher and Governors
Teaching Team
Miss Ellie WaddingtonReception Teacher (Ladybirds)
Miss Rachel YorkeReception Teacher (Butterflies)
Mrs Caroline ShawYear 1 Teacher (Blossom)Phonics
Mrs Kylie CreedYear 1/2 Teacher (Blossom)
Miss BibiYear 3/4 Teacher (Willow)
Miss Holly CarolanYear 3/4 Teacher (Ash)
Miss Shabana KausarYear 5/6 Teacher (Elder)
Mrs Sarah EganYear 5/6 Teacher (Maple)Computing
Support Staff Team
Mrs Jane KingHLTA(Mon/Tue/Thurs/Fri)
Mrs Lisa KnightHLTA(Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri)
Educational visits Leader
Mrs Naweed SheikhCover Supervisor(Tues/Wed/Thurs)
Mrs Diane ArmitageNursery NurseReception (Mon/Tues/Wed)
Mrs Sally HoodNursery NurseReception (Thurs/Fri)
Mrs Shazia KhanTeaching Assistant(Mon/Wed/Thurs/Fri) Year 1/2
Mrs Joyce KendallLearning Support Assistant(Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri) Year 3/4
Miss Claire SkellyLearning Support Assistant / First AidYear 1/2
Mrs Sue LawranceLearning Support Assistant(Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs) Reception
Mrs Karen DickinsonLearning Support AssistantYear 3/4
Mr Paul MalinLearning Support Assistant(Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri) Year 3/4/5/6
Mrs Nicola SheffieldLearning Support Assistant(Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs) Year 3/4
Mrs Philippa McHughLearning Support AssistantYear 5/6
Mrs Angela NaylorLearning Support Assistant(Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs am) Year 5/6
Mrs Monica PuriLearning Support AssistantYear 2
Mrs Kami KaurLearning Support AssistantYear 1
Miss Amy BarkerLearning Support AssistantReception (Apprentice)
Miss Beth FoxLearning Support AssistantYear 3/4 (Apprentice)
Admin Staff Team
Mrs Diane BonhamBusiness Manager
Mrs Jane MartinAdmin Assistant
Miss Ellie BurnsClerical Assistant (Apprentice)
Mr Darren SeniorPeripatetic Bursar
Primary TechnologyIT Technician (Mon pm/Fri pm)
Mr Paul SpencerCaretaker
Lunchtime SupervisorsKitchen StaffCleaning Staff
Miss C Rodgers (Senior)Mrs R Kumar (Kitchen Manager)Mrs J Stott
Mrs J StottMrs N Mir (Assistant Manager)Mr P Lynch
Mrs S HamidMrs I LiteraMrs E Robertshaw
Miss D KirkMrs C LillieMrs J Topley
Mrs S AfzalMrs J Topley
Mrs S LeachMrs S Hill (Kitchen Administrator)
Mrs J Sherrington
Mrs S Qadar
Miss B Fox

The children are organised into the following classes. All (except Reception) are named after trees.


Ladybirds                            Reception children

Butterflies                           Reception children

Poplar Class                       Yr 1/2 children

Blossom Class                   Yr 1 children

Larch Class                         Yr 2 children

Willow Class                      Yr 3/4 children

Ash Class                              Yr 3/4 children

Beech Class                          Yr 3/4 children

Elder Class                           Yr 5/6 children

Maple Class                          Yr 5/6 children

Bonsai Class                        Yr 5/6 children