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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 Sorge– Early Years Practitioner


Mrs H. Gibbons, Mrs Thompson

Miss Greenwood  Teachers – Year One/Two

Mrs Riley– HLTA , Miss Simpson- HLTA

Mrs Spiers,    Miss Lawrenson,

Mrs Hunter 

Miss Miller–  Teaching Assistants,Mrs Sorge– Early Years Practitioner


Miss Petty, Mr Brownsell

Mr Wallis- Teachers – Year Three/Four

Mrs Sayer HLTA, Mrs Nash 1-1

Miss Murphy 1-1.


Mrs Langley Miss Rosenberg Teacher Year 5

Miss Hetherington, Mrs Hunter,

Miss Miller

  Mrs Gibbons (Teaching Assistant)


Mrs Allingham Mrs Parker- Teachers- Year 6
Mrs Guest HLTA, Mrs Oxley,

Mrs Barker (Learning Mentor)

Miss Hetherington Teaching Assistant


Mr O’Brien PESSPA & Forest School



Mrs Harrison Oct’19

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 Pounder– Site Manager

Mrs L. Bates Cleaner
Mrs B. Lynn Cleaner
Mrs K. Charlton Cleaner
Catering Manager