Our Staff Team

"I like my school as there’s loads of kind and helpful people and they’ll do anything for you."

"A fantastic school with wonderful staff who are so caring, from the head teacher to the office staff, to the cleaners and all the teaching staff."

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We are fortunate to have such a talented and hard working staff who provide outstanding quality of care and encourage all our children to aspire to achieve their very best. Staff encourage the children to engage in our wide and varied curriculum and provide an atmosphere where children can fully develop their talents and learn new skills.

Senior Leadership Team

Pier Anscombe

Early Years Foundation Stage Leader

Paul Barber


Zoe Garbarz

Inclusion Leader

Anita Philbrook

Deputy Headteacher

Teaching Staff

Pier Anscombe

Reception Class Teacher and EYFS Leader

Karen Cordell

Year 1 Class Teacher

Karina Golawska

Year 5 Class Teacher

Emily Hamilton

Year 2 Class Teacher

Dorothy Jarman

Year 4 Class Teacher

Charlotte Nicholson

Year 6 Class Teacher

Anita Philbrook

Year 5 Class Teacher

Edel Tubridy

Year 3 Class Teacher

Support Staff

Ruth Ali

Clerk to the Governors

Kim Breckell

Business Manager

Julie Difford-Smith

Teaching Assistant

Joanne Dow

School Administrator

Linda Farmar

Individual Needs Assistant

Maria Franklin

Breakfast Club Supervisor, Site Cleaner

Anna Gathy

Site Cleaner

Louise Gordon


Megan Hall

Teaching Assistant Reception

Anastasia Kompi

Year 4 Teaching Assistant

Monica Llave-Gomes

MDSA and Breakfast Club Assistant

Hari Littlejohn

Year 6 Teaching Assistant

Michelle Littleproud

Year 5 Teaching Assistant

Vera McAteer

Year 1 Teaching Assistant and MDSA

Rebecca Meads

Midday Supervisor

Hana Mishrigy

Midday Supervisor

Becky Penfold

Nursery Nurse

Claire Price

Year 4 Teaching Assistant

Maisie Rennie Carter

Teaching Assistant Reception

Theresa Smith

Site Cleaner

Miss Tracey

Year 2 Teaching Assistant

Kim Wilks

Individual Needs Assistant

Josephine Waite

Midday Supervisor

Nurture Team

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