Meet the staff

Silvana Bondi

Midday Supervisory Assistant

Silvana works with Janet Lodge as our Midday Supervisory Assistants: they make sure everything’s safe during the lunchbreak and encourage children to take part in physical activities to stay healthy.

Amanda Brazier

Assistant Headteacher

Amanda co-teaches Class 3 with Alice Kavalir, serves as a staff governor, leads on health and safety and wellbeing, and is subject leader for English and RE.

Tracy Cooper

Learning Support Assistant

Tracy works mainly in Class 2 alongside Jess Lourenco and Samantha Hill. She supports children individually or in small groups.

Vicki Cordina

Support Teacher

Vicky is a qualified teacher who works throughout the school supporting the class teachers and covering for absences and training.

Malcom Foster

Headteacher

Malcom is our Headteacher and also takes on specific roles such as Designated Safeguarding Lead and curriculum lead for outdoor learning and French. He is also a school governor.

Jayne Gower

Teaching Assistant

Jayne works mainly in Class 1 alongside Lisa Holliday and Rebecca Willis. She supports children individually or in small groups.

Wendy Healing

SENCO

Wendy is our Special Education Needs Co-ordinator, leads on inclusion, and is one of our two Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads.

Samantha Hill

Teaching Assistant

Samantha works mainly in Class 2 alongside Jess Lourenco and Tracy Cooper. She supports children individually or in small groups.

Lisa Holliday

Teacher: Class 1

Lisa is the class teacher for Class 1, a governor, and leads on maths and science.

Emine Karadal

Nursery Leader

Emine works with our youngest children in nursery alongside Nikki Sullivan and our EYFS leader, Danielle Kinsley.

Alice Kavalir

Teacher: Class 3

Alice co-teaches Class 3 with Amanda Brazier and leads on computing, art and DT.

Danielle Kinsley

EYFS Leader & Teacher

Danielle leads the EYFS team, and is also our lead for Pupil Premium, geography and history. She is also one of our two Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads.

Jess Lourenco

Teacher: Class 2

Jess is class teacher for Class 2 and leads on PE and PSHE. Jess is now on maternity leave for the rest of 2022.

Janet Lodge

Midday Supervisory Assistant

Janet works with Silvana Bondi as our Midday Supervisory Assistants: they make sure everything’s safe during the lunchbreak and encourage children to take part in physical activities to stay healthy.

Debbie Mills

Cook Manager

Debbie is responsible for our school meals, working with Linda Young in the kitchen and servery.

Katie Neilson

Music Teacher

Katie is our curriculum leader for music and works across the school teaching children music and singing.

Heather Prendergast

Teacher: Class 2

Heather is class teacher for Class 2 for two terms, Summer and Autumn terms 2022, when Miss Lourenco is on maternity leave.

Jan Sims

Secretary/Administrator

Jan is our school secretary and administrator, the friendly face at reception and the person most likely to answer the phone when you call.

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Nikki Sullivan

Teaching Assistant

Nikki works in our Early Years team alongside Emine Karadal and Danielle Kinsley.

Rebecca Willis

Teaching Assistant

Rebecca works mainly in Class 1 alongside Lisa Holliday and Jayne Gower. She supports children individually or in small groups.

Linda Young

Kitchen General Assistant

Linda works with Debbie Mills in the school kitchen and servery, making sure our children get great, healthy meals every day.

James Younger

Teaching Assistant

James works mainly in Class 3 alongside Alice Kavalir and Amanda Brazier. He supports children individually or in small groups.

This page was last updated on 26th September 2022