Our teachers are supported by a very talented team of support staff.
Human Resources and School Finance are managed by our two school business managers; Mrs Ellis and Mrs Foster.
Mrs Clamp and Mrs McDermott are our school Learning mentors. Mrs McDermott supports the school with behaviour and attendance issues. Mrs Clamp supports the school in the use of the Common Assessment Framework, Child In Need and Child Protection. Both are part of the Safeguarding Committee which meets on a regular basis. This is headed up by the headteacher and supported by Mrs Featherstone and Mrs Prendergast.
Mrs Debbie Clegg and Mrs Karen Powell are our nursery nurses. Mrs Powell is based in our Foundation unit whilst Mrs Clegg is based in Keystage 1.
Higher Level Teaching Assistants
Our school has HLTA staff who not only support in class and work in groups or individual children, but also provide some cover supervision to cover short term staff absence and PPA. Our HLTA's are: Miss Cusworth, Mrs Parkinson, Mr Peart, Mrs Yates, and Miss Sutton.
All areas of school are supported by well trained and enthusiastic support assistants
Foundation is supported by Mrs Wileman, Mrs butcher, Miss Platt, and Mrs Gill. Mrs Yates and Miss
Year 1 and Year 2 are supported by Mrs Guest, Miss Utley, Miss Wilcox, Miss Galagher, Mr Binns, and Miss Smith.
Year 3 and Year 4 are supported by Miss Elkin, Miss Smart, Miss Harratt, Mrs Cairns and Miss Short
Year 5 and Year 6 are supported by Mrs Rowley, Miss Goodwin, Mrs Gaskell and Mrs Covell
Our school kitchen provide a wide range of nutritious breakfast and lunchtime menu's. Our cooks are:-
Mrs Berry and Ms.Rimmer.
Kitchen support staff: Mrs Woodcock and Mrs Ward
Mrs Linda Ascough is our senior lunchtime supervisor and she overseas the dining room and playground at lunchtime. She has a team of lunchtime supervisors. These are:- Miss Clegg, Mrs Mitchell, Miss Glennon, Mrs Gillatt, Mrs Glennon, Mrs Tansley, Miss Kolka and Miss Smith.
We have an excellent cleaning team in school which is headed up by Mr Paul Lovely. He is responsible for the maintenance and up-keep of our internal and external school grounds. Mr Lovely has line management responisbility for; Mrs Ascough, Ms. Ward and Mrs Parkin-Coates. Mr Lovely is also responsible for health and safety in school.
We have a comprehensive sports program which is headed by our sports coach Mr Martin Stringfellow. We also have Miss Clegg who is a qualified sports coach who works during the lunchtime and offers after school boot camp.