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Staff Structure 2021-22

Leadership Team

Mrs Leanne Arrowsmith – Head Teacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Rachel Stevens - SENDCo, EAL Lead, Deputy Safeguarding Lead (Maternity Leave)

Mrs Nicki Treadwell - Acting SENDCo (to cover Maternity Leave)

Miss Ella Rice - EYFS Lead

Miss Steph Pinniger - KS1 Lead

Miss Lucy Steele - KS2 Lead

Class Structure

Dart Team - Foundation

Class Teachers:

Miss Ella Rice - Robins Class Teacher

Mrs Hannah Smith - Robins Class Teacher

Mr Niall Crispin  - Goldfinches Class Teacher

Mrs Lucy Miller - Goldfinches Class Teacher

TA Support:

Miss Zoe Peek

Miss Ewelina Zychlinska

Mrs Wendy Francis 

Miss Krystal Dennis


Exe Team – Years 1 and 2

Class Teachers:

Miss Steph Pinniger - Magpies Class Teacher, Year 1 

Mrs Caragh Colegate - Magpies Class Teacher, Year 1 

Mr Ben Cowan - Woodpeckers Class Teacher, Year 1

Mrs Louise Jones - Woodpeckers Class Teacher, Year 1 

Miss Sophie Hope - Cuckoos Class Teacher, Year 2

Mrs Naomi Cook - Doves Class Teacher, Year 2

Mrs Melissa Partridge - Doves Class Teacher, Year 2

Miss Nicola Einchcomb (Maternity Leave)

 TA Support:

Mrs Karen Larkins 

Mrs Gill Hall

Mrs Amanda Ford

Mrs Charlotte McGurk

Mrs Hayley Cude 

Mrs Nicky Carver (HLTA)


Otter Team – Years 3 and 4

Class Teachers:

Miss Laura Westaway - Skylarks Class Teacher, Year 3

Miss Leah Sandoe - Jays Class Teacher, Year 3 

Mr Ben Pote - Merlins Class Teacher, Year 4 

Miss Lucy Steele - Barn Owls Class Teacher, Year 4 

Mrs Caragh Colegate - Barn Owls Class Teacher, Year 4 

TA Support: 

Mrs Rachael Peers (HLTA)

Mrs Sharron Lapham (HLTA)

Mrs Kerry Heathcock 

Mrs Julie Lyness

Mrs Hayley Pearman


Culm Team – Years 5 and 6

Class Teachers:

Mrs Rachel Standford - Kingfishers Class Teacher, Year 5

Mrs Sarah Finch - Starlings Class Teacher, Year 5 

Mrs Janine O'Donnell - Starlings Class Teacher, Year 5

Miss Ali Cox - Eagles Class Teacher, Year 6

Mrs Michelle Lockyer - Hen Harriers Class Teacher, Year 6 

TA Support:

Mrs Heidi Raybould

Miss Mia Hempstead 

Mrs Bev Thornhill

Mrs Julia Mlynarska 

EAL Squad

This team works throughout the school to meet the needs of children with English as an additional language:

Mrs Rachel Stevens,

Mrs Sharron Lapham

Miss Ewelina Zychlinska

Pastoral Squad

This team works to meet the social and emotional needs of children throughout the school. They are largely based in our Thrive room:

Mrs Rachel Stevens (Lead)

Mrs Mandy Cousins (Parent Support Advisor / Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead) )

Mrs Hayley Pearman, 

Mrs Denise Killen

Administration Team

The office team work within the school reception area:

Mrs Tiffany Case

Miss Emily Francis

Mrs Julie Pike 

Mrs Sharon Harris

Catering and Kitchen Team

Mrs Christine Chamberlain

Mrs Bet Phillipson

Mrs Louise Partridge

Mrs Kayleigh Brooks 

Mealtime Assistants

Mrs Angie Hawkins

Mrs Heidi Raybould,

Miss Claire Harris

Miss Hannah Partridge  

Mrs Andrea Wilson,

Mrs Pauline Edworthy

Mrs Jodie Hourican

 Mrs Suzanna Payne 

Caretaking Team

Mr Rob Broomfield

Mrs Louise Partridge

Mrs Jenny Coleby

Mrs Angie Hawkins