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The Staff


Mr Tolson- Head of School

Mrs Thompson– Vice Principal

Mrs Langley– Assistant Head

Mr Hill– Executive Business Manager


Teaching Staff

Miss Smith Teacher- Nursery
Mrs Kunz Nursery Nurse – Nursery

Mrs Thompson, Miss Brooke, Mrs Pitts and Mrs Middleton Teachers – Reception
Mrs Edwards and Miss S. Smith Teaching Assistant – Reception

Miss H. Gibbons, Miss Hudson and Mrs Wootton  Teachers – Year One/Two
Miss Simpson- HLTA, Mrs Cousins- Cover Supervisor, Mrs Howroyd- Nursery Nurse, Miss Murphy, Miss Miller and Mrs Riley- Teaching Assistants.


Mrs Harrison, Mrs Pitts and Mr Wallis- Teachers – Year Three

Mrs Louch (PIO), Mrs Nash, Miss Gwynn and Mrs Spiers- Teaching Assistants

Miss Petty and Mr Brownsell-  Teachers – Year Four
Miss Guest (HLTA),Miss Courtney (Cover Supervisor),Mrs Hunter and Mrs Navagar- Teaching Assistants.

Mrs Langley and Miss Rosenberg– Teachers- Year 5.
Mrs Carter (Cover Supervisor), Mrs Oxley (Learning Mentor) and Mrs Gibbons (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs Allingham and Miss Spivey- Teachers- Year 6
Mrs Guest (HLTA), Miss Hetherington (Teaching Assistant) and Mrs Barker (Learning Mentor)

Support Staff

Mrs Albentosa Attendance & Safeguarding Leader- DSL
Mr Smart Attendance & Safeguarding Deputy Leader
Mrs Louch Parental Involvement Worker and Learning Mentor
Miss Carter Administrative Assistant
Mrs Mungovin Business Support Officer
Mr Dyson Sports Leader/HLTA

Mr Pounder– Site Manager

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