Our Staff

Our Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Hannah Darley – Co-Headteacher  

Personal development. Welfare and well- being lead. School to school partnerships lead. School finance Lead. School administration Lead. Premises Lead. Personnel. Governance Designated Child Protection officer and Deputy Safeguarding Lead. Admissions strategic lead. Attendance & punctuality and School Appeals strategic lead. Cluster lead. Family Liaison Lead.

Monitoring & Evaluation of: Safeguarding, Attendance & Appeals 


Lucy Bolger – Assistant Headteacher      

Quality of education EYFS- KS1. KS1 phase leader. Sports Premium lead. Lunchtime Lead.  After- school Clubs Lead. Computing inc. development of an online learning platform. Designated Child Protection Officer.

Charlene Wicks – Assistant Headteacher    (part time 0.8)

UPKS2 phase leader. New arrivals and interventions for KS2. Quality of education KS2. English lead. Y6 leader. EVC. Language and communication strategy

Sarah Newton – School Business Manager

Finance Marketing & Promotion; Governor Support; Educational Visits, Administration Policy Review; MIS (inc. SIMs and statutory returns); orders; invoicing; reconciliation; finance administration.



Simon Crawford – Co-Headteacher    

Quality of education. COVID strategic lead. Behaviour and attitudes lead. Parent partnerships. Oversee NQT provision. GDPR Lead. Website Lead. Personnel. Governance Designated Child Protection officer and Deputy Safeguarding Lead.

Monitoring & Evaluation of: Performance Management; CPD; Inclusion Lead; Quality of Teaching & Learning, Learning & Assessment; Safeguarding.

Fran Sorbie – Assistant Headteacher & SENCO (part time 0.6)

Inclusion lead. SENCO. Pupil Premium Lead. CLA strategic lead. Behaviour and attitudes lead. EAL strategy inc. monitoring of new arrival provision.


Rachel Chandler – Assistant Head Teacher (Part time 0.6)

Personal development inc. SMSC. Maths lead. Breakfast Provision Lead.  Home learning Lead.       

Kerri Kassabian (part time, working days Tuesday-Friday) – Safeguarding & Welfare Leader                            

Designated Safeguarding Lead. Family Liaison and Support.

Val Haney – School Business Manager (part time 0.4) 

Health & safety; Premises; General Data Protection Regulation; Managing superintendent & cleaning team


Senior Management Team

Chloe McPhee- Middle Leader

EYFS leader. Reception Teacher. Leadership and management of parental engagement opportunities.

Michelle Verity – Middle Leader

Early Literacy Lead. Year 2 Teacher


Sian Bates- Middle leader (Currently on maternity leave)

Physical Activity Lead. Year 2 Teacher

Sam Gray – Middle Leader (part-time) 

Nursery leader. Leadership and management of teaching and learning and behaviour across Nursery; SMSC leader.

Kelly Graham-Middle Leader (part-time)

Nursery leader. Leadership and management of teaching and learning and behaviour across Nursery; PSHE subject leader

Ruby Kaye – Middle Leader
Leadership of Years 3-5 and co- PSHE lead THRIVE practitioner. Year 5 Teacher.




Teaching staff

Bianca Browne Teacher Reception Teacher
Maria Read Teacher Year 1 Teacher; History subject leader

Emily Newell Year 1 Teacher
Hayley Wharrick Year 2 Teacher; Art subject leader

Lucy Webster Year 3 Teacher; MFL Subject leader

Rachelle Hayes Year 3 Teacher; Maths subject leader

Emma Brough Teacher Year 4 Teacher; Music subject leader

Becky Robinson Teacher Year 4 Teacher; EAL leader

Shahnaz Chaudhry Year 4 Teacher; D&T subject leader

Lydia Mackenzie Teacher Year 5 Teacher; Currently on maternity leave.

Emilie Pratt Year 5 Teacher
Stacey Parker Teacher Year 6 Teacher; Science Leader

Amie Kane Teacher Year 6 Teacher; Geography subject leader

Pastoral Staff

Kerri Kassabian Safeguarding & Welfare Worker Designated Child Protection & Safeguarding Lead Officer, Early Help Lead; Family Liaison & Support.

Amanda Cloughton Safeguarding & Welfare Officer Designated Child Protection Officer; Admissions; Attendance and punctuality and appeals.
Helen Simpson
Safeguarding & Welfare Worker Designated Child Protection Officer, Early Help; Family Liaison & Support.

Sarah Harker Behaviour Support Worker Designated Child Protection Officer; Behaviour and Pastoral Support; THRIVE Practitioner; First Aider.
Claire Preston Attendance & Family Liaison Worker Designated Child Protection Officer; Attendance Lead; Family Liaison & Support.

Office Staff

Kelly Waddington – Office Manager (part time 0.8)
Office team leader; HR and personnel; Dinner Money Collector; Website Maintenance; This Week; HT PA.

Fiona May – Receptionist
Lead Receptionist; Office Environment/ Entrance; Post; Inventry Administration; Reprographics; Children’s Files (Pink & Blues SIMS maintenance (inc. arrivals/ leavers & data collection); Newsletter File; Book Labels; School

Den Tansey- Office Administrator

FSM Administration; Kitchen Liaison; SEND, Medical (inc. First Aid); SIMs maintenance (inc. arrivals/ leavers & data collection); CTFs; Assessment Data Support; School Uniform Administration; Photographs; Meeting Room Timetables; Reception & Administration duties


Teaching Support Staff

Kira Aslam Teaching Assistant Reception; Lunchtime duty; First Aider (paediatric); Bi-lingual support.
Yasmin Usman Teaching Assistant Reception; Speech & Language support; Lunchtime duty; Bi-lingual support.
Minu Bibi Inclusion Support Worker (part-time) Nursery Lunchtime duty; Bi-lingual support.
Monica Clarke Teaching Assistant KS1; Lunchtime duty.
Halima Ali Teaching Assistant (ams)Nursery; Lunchtime duty; breakfast club
Claire Rowbotham Cover Supervisor Reception/ KS1; First Aider; Lunchtime duty.
Irene Johnson Teaching Assistant Year 2; Lunchtime duty.
Jacqui Jacques Teaching Assistant Year 1 (Monday); Year 4 (Thu- Fri); Lunchtime duty.
Tiffany Sturdy Teaching Assistant Year 4; Lunchtime duty.
Andrea Green Teaching Assistant (part-time) Year 3; Lunchtime duty.
Alison Whittam Cover Supervisor (part-time) Year 1; Lunchtime duty.
Karen Preece Teaching Assistant Year 5, Lunchtime duty; First Aider.


Nicola Dutton Cover Supervisor Year 6; Lunchtime duty.
Rebecca Spencer HLTA Cover support across school.
Shorufa Ali Teaching Assistant

(part time)

Year 4 (Mon- Wed) Lunchtime duty; Bi-lingual Support.
Jane Buckley Teaching Assistant SEND Intervention Support; Lunchtime duty.
Anastasia Klavdianou HLTA Cover support across school
Rachel Humphries Teaching Assistant Year 5: Lunchtime Duty
David Pople SEND TA 1:1 SEND Support
Rachael Kirkwood SEND TA 1:1 SEND Support
Lucy  Kitching Teaching Assistant Nursery
Fiona Telford Teaching Assistant Year 6; Lunchtime duty.
Michele Gray Teaching Assistant Year 3; Lunchtime duty.
Zeena Iqbal Teaching Assistant Year 2; Lunchtime duty.
Terry Rowe


SEND TA Small group work support

Lunchtime Staff

Gillian Logan Midday Supervisor
Jane Buckley Supervisory Assistant
Janet Clayton Supervisory Assistant
Tracey Grimley Supervisory Assistant  First Aider.
Wendy McVittie Supervisory Assistant
Susan Rayner Supervisory Assistant School Crossing Patrol.
Paula Winestein Supervisory Assistant First Aider.
Haleema Ali Supervisory Assistant  Firs Aider.

Premises Staff

John Worsnop – Caretaker

Paula Winestein – Cleaner

Tina Parkin – Cleaner

Antonio Ribeiro – Facilities Assistant