Our School Staff

Staff List 2021 – 2022

Teaching Staff

NameResponsibilityYear Group
Mr Adrian Crossland  Alternative Safeguarding Lead Pupil Premium Lead  Headteacher
Miss Kellie EgletonTrust Secondment
(Miss Egleton will be working at Hopton CofE Primary Academy during the autumn term)  
Deputy Headteacher    
Miss Sarah SmithDesignated Safeguarding Lead SaFS Lead Designated teacher for CIC RE Lead Collective Worship Staff GovernorDeputy Headteacher    
Miss Ami Merrett    English TeamNursery
Mrs Amanda WardEarly Years Lead RSHE and PSHE Lead Phonics Lead Teach First / NQT MentorReception Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Mrs Vicky McDonald  RE TeamReception Monday and Tuesday
Miss Hannah DrakeEnglish Team PE Team  Year 1
Miss Polly Macias  Computing LeadYear 2  
Miss Lyndsey AdamsMaths Lead KS1 LeadYear 2
Mrs Sophie Lytton  Music Lead  Year 3 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Mrs Penelope EverettScience Lead  Year 3 Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Mr Craig PigneyScience Team  Year 4
Mrs Lucy Gildroy  English Lead LKS2 LeadIntervention Teaching Monday, Thursday and Friday
Miss Maya Busby  Cultural Lead Curriculum ChampionYear 5
Mrs Liz Ford  History and Geography Lead Curriculum ChampionYear 6 Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Miss Lisa Truman  Maths TeamYear 6 Thursday and Friday
Mr Tim Baillie  PE Lead   
Mrs Alison BraniffAcademic Mentor  KS2

Support Staff

NameResponsibilityYear Group
Mrs Jane CooperPastoral Support Officer Alternative Safeguarding Lead Thrive Practitioner Mental Health Champion Attendance SupportWhole School
Mrs Lynda HoodSaFS Ambassador Alternative Safeguarding Lead Online Safety Lead Young Carers Lead Mid-Day Team LeadWhole School  
Mrs Rebecca GonsalvesTeaching Assistant  Nursery (am) Upper KS2 (pm)
Mrs Sarah BaillieAcademic MentorLower School
Mrs Gemma Jackson  Lunchtime Support Teaching Assistant (training)Reception  
Mrs Angie BarberTeaching AssistantReception
Mrs Lucy KnowlesTeaching AssistantKey Stage 1
Mrs Deborah Baldwin  Teaching Assistant Extended Hours Support PTA PartnerKey Stage 1
Miss Katie ThomasTeaching Assistant THRIVE PractitionerKey Stage 1
Mrs Alison DowlesLunchtime Support Teaching Assistant (training)Key Stage 1
Mrs Kelly HawardCover Supervisor Forest School LeadLower Key Stage 2
Miss Bethany CasboltTeaching Assistant  Lower Key Stage 2
Miss Melodie ColeTeaching Assistant Cover SupervisorLower Key Stage 2
Miss Megan DraperTeaching Assistant Young Carer Support  Lower Key Stage 2
Mrs Irene BurnsTeaching AssistantLower Key Stage 2
Miss Jane de MierreHLTA InterventionUpper Key Stage 2
Mrs Suzanne Downie  Business Manager Health and Safety Lead/ EVC Lead HROffice
Mrs Sharon BargewellOperational Support OfficerOffice
Miss Michelle BrookmanOffice AssistantOffice
Mrs Angie GrieveCaretaker Health and Safety SupportWhole School

Midday Supervisors

Miss Melissa Bissmire, Miss Michelle Brookman, Mrs Gloria Davey, Mrs Alison Dowles, Mrs Gemma Jackson, Mrs Irene Burns, Mrs Rebecca Gonsalves and Mrs Sarah Boast (Relief).