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Meet Our Staff

Our hard working staff is dedicated to meeting the needs of all the children in our care. We are committed to making learning enjoyable and meaningful.

Ruth Woods

Gill Coulton

Tara Ristic

Head teacher 

Deputy Head teacher and Year 6 Teacher

Assistant Head and Year 3/4 Phase Leader

Kay Richards

Lucy Mackowska

SENDCo / Support Teacher

EAL Teacher

Sorcha Kennedy Alexander

Remi Murray

Zoe Turrell

Victoria Armour

Year 3 Teacher

Year 3 Teacher

Year 3 Teacher


Emma Hayward

Ciara Backshall

Alice Maynard

Year 4 Teacher

Year 4 Teacher

Year 4 Teacher

Wendy Bonner

Rachel Habershon

Catherine Rigby

Steve Allkins

Ellie Heale

Year 5 Team Leader

Year 5 Teacher

Year 5 Teacher

Year 5 Teacher / PE Specialist Teacher

Year 5 Teacher

Gemma Nosworthy

Megan Hill

May Slingsby

Geoff Bonner

Year 6 Team Leader

Year 6 Teacher

Year 6 Teacher

Year 6 Teacher/ Music Specialist Teacher

Jennie Crone

Krista Fiscalini

River Class Teacher

Otter Class Teacher

The Learning Support Team:

Ianta Archibald, Robbie Ash, Debbie Branch, Clare Day, Kathy Dent, Bonita Garlick, Laura Grimond, Fiona Heath, Denise Hewell, Andy Ingram, Helen Jones, Lucy Mackowska, Tehillah Obado, Lucia Reynolds, Pauline Russell, Emily Stevenson, Seniet Tesfay, Neil Vandenbegin, Maria Wade, Jacqui Weir, Jo Whelan, Sheila Wigley and Sally Wilkes.

The Cygnet Club Team:

Maria Alleyne, Buki Dauti, Robbie Ash, Ianta Archibald, Mary Clarke, Shemeka Clarke , Carmel Murray, Andy Ingram, Fiona Ritchie, Shamim Hussein, Pauline Russell and Lucy Mackowska.

The Admin Team:

Kevin Thorne

Janet Perkins

Kate O’Brien

Steve Wicks

Kate Shafi

Jo Whelan


School Business Manager

Receptionist and Clerical Support

Clerical Support


Special Needs Administrator

Parent Support Advisor

Becky Essex

Laura West

On Maternity Leave