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The Staff


Mr Tolson- Headteacher

Mrs Thompson– Vice Principal

Mrs Langley– Assistant Head

Mrs Daniels– Executive Business Manager


Teaching Staff

Miss Smith Teacher- Nursery

Miss Middleton PPA cover
Mrs Kunz Nursery Nurse – Nursery, Miss S. Smith Teaching Assistant


Mrs Thompson EYFS LEAD, Miss Croft, Mrs Pitts Teachers – Reception
Miss Middleton- PPA Cover Mrs Howroyd- Nursery Nurse Mrs Edwards- Teaching Assistant


Mrs H. Gibbons, Miss Hudson and Miss Greenwood  Teachers – Year One/Two
Mrs Riley– HLTA  Miss Hetherington, Mrs Spiers, Miss Lawrenson, Mrs Hunter and Miss Miller–  Teaching Assistants


Miss Petty, Mr Brownsell and Mr Wallis- Teachers – Year Three/Four

Mrs Sayer HLTA, Mrs Nash 1-1 and Miss Murphy 1-1.


Mrs Langley and Miss Rosenberg– Teachers- Year 5.
Miss Hetherington, Mrs Hunter, Miss Miller and Mrs Gibbons (Teaching Assistant)


Mrs Allingham and Mrs Parker- Teachers- Year 6
Mrs Guest HLTA, Mrs Oxley, Mrs Barker (Learning Mentor)


Miss Simpson, Mrs Harrison Oct’19 and Mrs Wootton Sept/Oct’19

Support Staff

Mrs Albentosa Attendance & Safeguarding Leader- DSL
Mr Smart Attendance & Safeguarding Deputy Leader
Mrs Louch Parental Involvement Worker and Learning Mentor

Mrs Oxley, Mrs Barker Learning Mentors

Mrs Harrison SENCO

Miss Carter Administrator
Mrs Mungovin Business Support Officer
Mr Wallis Sports Leader

Mr Pounder– Site Manager

Mrs L. Bates Cleaner
Mrs B. Lynn Cleaner
Mrs K. Charlton Cleaner
J. O’Connor Catering Manager