Our staff


Our academy principal is Mrs Linda Hothersall.


Below are details of staff across the school.

Senior Leadership Team

  • Mrs Wendy Darrell, Reception Class Teacher . Assistant principal and head of EYFS/KS1
  • Mrs Linda Mahoney, Business Manager
  • Mrs Amy Weston,  Year 5  Class Teacher. Assistant principal and  head of Upper KS2.
  • Mrs Jackie Rutter, Year 3/4 Class Teacher. Assistant principal and  head of Lower KS2
  • Mrs Fiona Whyman, Inclusion Manager

EYFS and Key Stage 1

Robins Class (Year R)


Mrs. Claire Gosling, Teaching Assistant. Mrs .Viv Gosling, Teaching Assistant.

Mrs. Wendy Darrell, Class Teacher. Mrs. Karen Mason, Teaching Assistant/Learning Catalyst.

Natasha Pitcher, Teaching Assistant.

Puffins Class (Year 1)

L-R: Mrs Deana Fyson. One to one specific . Mrs Sarah MacMillian, Class Teacher. Louise Hoar, Teaching Assistant. Jessica Green, Teaching

Louise Hoar, Teaching Assistant. Jessica Green, Teaching Assistant.


Eagles Class (Year 2)

L-R: Mrs. Alison Williamson, Teaching Assistant. Miss Laura Warren, Class Teacher.

Miss Lisa Hanks, Teaching Assistant


Lower Key Stage 2

Penguins  Class (Year 3/4 mixed)

L-R: Miss Lisa Hanks Teaching Assistant. Mrs. Jackie Rutter, Class Teacher.

Miss Justina Snow, Teaching Assistant.


Doves Class (Year 3)

L-R: Mrs Claire Archer, class teacher. Mrs Peggy Butler, Teaching assistant.

Kingfishers (Year  4 )

L-R:  Mrs. Joanne Clinch Teaching Assistant. Mrs Dian Williamson, Class Teacher.  Miss Bridgit Elvin, Teaching Assistant / Teacher Cover.

Upper Key Stage 2


 Canaries Class (Year 5)

L-R: Miss Keri Garrod, Teaching  Assistant.  (Pupil Specific) Mrs Amy Weston, Class Teacher, Miss Jo Callum, Teaching Assistant

Owls Class (Year 6)

L-R: Mrs Donna Hubbard, Teaching Assistant. Mr Rob Hothersall, Class Teacher and SENCO. Miss Claire Pateman, Teaching Assistant.

Magpies Class (Year 5/6 mixed)


L-R:  Natasa Satkauskiene, Teaching Assistant. Mrs Joanne Clinch, Teaching Assistant. Mr, Smith, Class Teacher. Mrs, Jackie Goodson, Teaching Assistant. Sharon Cooke, Teaching assistant, (Pupil specific)/Thrive.


L-R  Mr Daniel Callaby, (PE Co-ordinator ) HLTA PE Key Stage 2 , EYFS and Key Stage 1




Miss Kayleigh Auker. Miss Sharon Cooke.

Inclusion Team


L -R Mrs Fiona Whyman, Inclusion Manager, Mrs Carole Walker, Inclusion Support.


Information Technology.   Mrs  Roxane Soanes



Year 5/6 meditation.  Mrs Tracy Hewitt.

Lunch-time Supervisors

L-R: Mrs. Steph Stannett,  Mrs. Tracy Chaplin,  Mrs.Becky Hemming,  Mrs. Edith Fowler,

Miss Sharon Cook (Senior MSA)    Mrs. Anabela Barbosa, Miss Sarah Hall,  Mrs. Leanne Collison.

Administration Team

L-R:  Mrs. Nicola Lipscombe, Administrative Assistant. Mrs. Linda Mahoney, Business Manager,

Mrs. Carole Walker, Attendance Officer/Learning Catalyst

Site Team

L-R:  Miss Rosie Mann, Cleaner. Kerry Pook, Cleaner.  Mr Sean Walker, Site Manager. Mrs Sue Rodgers, Cleaner.

Catering Team

L-R: Mr Simon Mallick, Catering Assistant, Mrs Samantha Hammond, Catering Manager,

Mrs Michelle Byrne, Catering Assistant