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Leadership Team

The role of the Leadership Team ...

The Leadership Team work together to achieve the school's aims and objectives.  The team manage a continuous process of school self-evaluation and this informs the setting of aims and objectives in the form of the School Development Plan which is agreed with the Governing Body.


Mr Alex Beaumont - Interim Headteacher

Team members:

Develop long, medium and short term plans to enable the school to meet its objectives

Provide leadership and support to the whole school community

Promote and ensure the delivery of effective financial management


Classroom Staff

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Mrs Alison Whiteley - Class 1 Teacher

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Mrs Amanda Balkartat - Class 1 Teaching Assistant

Heather Clifford


Mrs Heather Clifford - Class 2 Teacher

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Mrs Julie Smith - Class 2 Teaching Assistant

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Mrs Siswick - Class 3 Teacher

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Mrs Joanne Norgate - Class 3 Teaching Assistant

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Miss Spooner - Class 5 Teacher

Nigel Codling(1)


Mr Nigel Codling - Class 4 Deputy Headteacher


Miss Natasha Beaumont

Class 2 Teacher



Mrs Balkartat, Mrs Bartlett, Mrs Norgate, and Mrs Smith are also Cover Supervisors. This means that they have had further training and are able to take a class, on a short-term basis, delivering the teachers' planning.

SEN Support Staff

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Mrs Blackwell

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Mrs Grady

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Mrs Hutson



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Mrs Pugh


Some members of staff support specific individual children

Lunchtime Staff



Mrs Kathy Ashfield - Lunchtime Manager



Mrs Emily Harford - Lunchtime Supervisor

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Mrs Denise Leinasars - Lunchtime Supervisor




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Mrs Diane Senior - Lunchtime Supervisor



Mrs Lindsey Matthews - Lunchtime Supervisor

We are also supported at lunchtime by a member of Project Sport who works with children developing specific skills in line with our PE planning.

Office Staff

Julie Roberts(1)


Mrs Julie Roberts 

School Business Manager



Mrs Catherine O'Hara 

School Business Support Officer


Kitchen Staff



Mrs Julie Robson- Cook




Mrs Sarah Williams- Catering Assistant


Caretaking & Cleaning Staff

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Mr Graham Bailey - Caretaker

Kathryn Hinchliffe


Mrs Kathryn Hinchliffe - Cleaner