Meet the Team 2017-12-06T12:30:58+00:00

Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher

Miss Maggie Beck – Headteacher

Mrs Laura Peckson – Deputy Headteacher

Administration team

Mrs Kathryn Ashcroft-Gardner
School Business Manager

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Dianne Tootell
School Office Assistant

Miss Charlotte Read
School Office Assistant

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Nursery team

Miss Amy Sears
Early Years Practitioner

Mrs Tracey Ainsworth
Early Years Assistant

Mrs Hollie Corbally
Early Years Practitioner

Miss Chantelle Cooney
Early Years Apprentice

Reception Class

Mrs Claire Gonzalez
EYFS Lead / Reception Class Teache

Miss Kelly Colvin
Teaching Assistant

Year 1 Team

Mrs Emma Simms
Year 1 Teacher

Mrs Gayle Williamson
Teaching Assistant/Welfare

Ms Amanda Holm
Year 1 Teacher

Year 2 Team

Miss Tracy Lawson
Year 2 Teacher / SENDCo

Miss Helen Meagher
Teaching Assistant/Welfare

Year 3/4 Team

Mrs Laura Peckson
Deputy Headteacher

Mrs Ruth Haworth
Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Mrs Joanne Mountain
Teaching Assistant

Year 4/5 Team

Mrs Josie Thompson
Year 5 Teacher

Mrs Janet Reid
Teaching Assistant

Year 6 Team

Mrs Julie Heald
Year 6 Teacher

Miss Becki Ainsworth
Teaching Assistant (1-2-1)/Welfare

Mrs Shona Davis
Yr 6 Teacher / Yr 4 Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Pupil Wellbeing

Ms Kathy Earp
Pupil Wellbeing Co-ordinator

Miss Leonie Hillman
Pupil Wellbeing Co-ordinator

SEND

Miss Tracy Lawson
Year 2 Teacher / SENDCo

Mrs Elaine Gettins
Assistant SENDCo

Premises Team

Mr Andy Skinner
Site Supervisor

Mrs A Williams
Cleaner/Welfare

Mrs Kim Gregson
Cleaner/Welfare