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Senior Leadership Team

Chief Executive Officer - Mrs. Z. Carr

Head Teacher - Mrs. L. Saunders

Deputy Head Teacher - Miss. E. Smith
Deputy Head Teacher - Mrs. C. Partis

SENCOs - Miss. C. Morgan & Mrs. V. Daniels 

Assistant Head Teacher for Early Years - Miss L. Spurr

Lead for Key Stage 1 - Miss. E. Smith
Assistant Head Teacher for Lower Key Stage 2 - Ms. M. Laing 

Lead for Upper Key Stage 2 - Mrs. L. Towers

Assistant Head Teacher for Social, Emotional & Mental Health -  Mrs. J. Johnson-Burns


For parent queries:  Miss. M. Archer on 0191 265 5362 (Option 4) or by email

For public queries:  Please contact the School Office who will be able to direct you to the correct department


Additional Resources Centre Team

Mrs. V. Daniels - Teacher (Class ARC VD)

Miss C. Morgan - Teacher (Class ARC CM)

Mrs. J. Gibbons - ARC Teaching Assistant


Playgroup Team

Mrs. L. Greener - Playgroup Leader
Ms. C. Kemmish - Playgroup Teaching Assistant 


Foundation Stage Team

Ms. H. Guest - Nursery Teachers

Mrs. R. Innes - Nursery Teaching Assistant

Miss. L. Spurr - Reception Teacher (Class RLS)

Mrs. L. Kernivinen - Reception Teacher (Class RLK)

Ms. N. Curry - Reception Teaching Assistant 

Mr. M. Blackman - Reception Teaching Assistant

Mrs. V. Paterno - SEND Support


Key Stage 1 Team

Miss. P. Gallagher - Year 1 Teacher (Class 1PG)
Miss. E. Balmain - Year 1 Teacher (Class 1EB)

Miss. J. Groves - Year 2 Teacher (Class 2JG)

Mrs. B. Wilenius - Year 2 Teacher (Class 2BW)

Miss. J. Crowe - Year 2 Teacher

Mrs. G. Morgan - Teaching Assistant

Miss. E. Dawson - Teaching Assistant 

Ms. C. Warren - Teaching Assistant


Lower Key Stage 2 Team

Mrs. K. Lycett - Year 3 Teachers (Class 3KL)

Mr J. Sheader - Year 3 Teacher (Class 3JS)

Miss. G. Moodie - Year 3 Teacher (Class 3GM)

Miss. A. Gooseman - Year 4 Teacher (Class 4AG)

Ms. M. Laing - Year 4 Teacher (Class 4ML)

Miss. V. Reilly - Teaching Assistant Year 3

Ms. S. Boyle - Teaching Assistant Year 4 


Upper Key Stage 2 Team

Miss. D. Appleby - Year 5 Teacher (Class 5DA)

Mrs. H. Buckley - Year 5 Teacher (Class 5HB)

Miss. R. Miley - Year 5 Teacher (Class 5RM)
Mr. D. Hall - Year 6 Teacher (Class 6DH)

Ms. A. Riley - Year 6 Teacher (Class 6AR)

Mrs. L. Towers - Year 6 Teacher (Class 6LT)


Mr. D. Laidler - Teaching Assistant

Mr. C. Gray - Teaching Assistant 


Non-Class Based Team
Ms. C. Stanley - PPA Cover Teacher, Art

Miss. S. Richardson - PPA Cover Teacher

Ms. D. Taylor - Higher Level Teaching Assistant


Administration and Family Support Team
Miss. S. Watton - Office Manager (Mon - Thur)
Miss. A. Laybourne - Administrative Officer & Office Manager (Fri)
Miss. L. Walker - Administrative Officer
Miss. C. Haigh - Administrative Assistant

Miss. M. Pape - Family and Child Liaison Officer
Miss. M. Archer - Family and Child Liaison Officer
Mrs A. Draine  - Counsellor 
Mrs. R. Wells - Attendance Officer 

Miss. K. Metcalfe - Behaviour Support

Midday Team

Mrs. T. Gunning - Midday Supervisor

Mrs. D. Bell - Supervisory Assistant

Mrs. C. Colquhoun - Supervisory Assistant

Mrs. J. Drape - Supervisory Assistant

Mrs. T. Wilcox - Playground Activities Leader
Miss. M. Edwards - Supervisory Assistant
Mrs. S. Smith - Supervisory Assistant
Ms. D. Tait - Supervisory Assistant

Miss. N. Pugh - Supervisory Assistant

Miss. M. Dixon - Supervisory Assistant


Site Team

Mr. D. Blackett - Caretaker
Mrs. J. Bell - Cleaner in Charge

Mrs. D. Bell - Cleaner
Mr. R. Johnston - Cleaner

Miss. L. Taylor - Cleaner
Miss. K. Howatt - Cleaner


Kitchen Team

Mrs. D. Lee - School Chef

Ms. E. Wearmouth - Cook

Mrs. M. O'Keefe - Cook

Mrs. K. Elliott - Cook
Miss. J.  Hall - Cook
Miss. K. Cairns - Cook

Miss. L. Taylor - Cook

Mrs. E. Hardy - Cover Cook