Here is a list of our current staffing structure and their roles and responsibilities:
Mrs. L. Sixsmith (Headteacher)
Standards; Teaching and Learning; Professional Standards; Curriculum; Performance Management (SLT); Equality and Diversity; Health and Safety; Safeguarding and Online Safety Lead; Premises; Budget; Community; SMSC; Diocese and SIAMS; Governing Body; Mentor: NPQH, ;Senior Professional Tutor- Durham Teaching Schools Alliance; Member of DfE Curriculum Advisory Group (October 2012 to present)
Mrs. A. Harrison (Deputy Headteacher)
Key Stage 1 Leader; Assessment Manager; English Lead; Appraisal –non SLT class and part-time teachers; Pupil and Sport Premium; Deputy Safeguarding Lead; International Coordinator; Year 2 class teacher.
Mrs. C. Laidler (Assistant Headteacher)
Key Stage 2 Leader; Attendance: Intervention Manager and TA Appraisal and Development: Mathematics Lead; Music Coordinator; Year 5 class teacher.
Miss E. Taylor (Assistant Headteacher)
SENDco; Nursery and EYFS Lead; Reception class teacher.
Mr. O. Browell
Behaviour (celebration worship; responsibility for Midday Supervisors and positive lunchtimes); Science Lead; Year 6 class teacher
Mrs. S.E. Colman
ML Lead; supporting Year 6 groups in Reading, Writing and Maths (0.4)
Mrs. L. Johnson
History and RE Lead; Year 4 class teacher (0.8)
Miss N. Kay
Art and Design Lead: Year 3 class teacher
Mrs. S. Barron
Phonics Manager; Year 2 class teacher supporting small groups in Reading, Writing and Maths (part time)
Mrs R. Shields
Computing Lead; Year 1 class teacher
Mrs. E. Tonge
Miss R. Purcell
Reception and Nursery PPA and management cover, music specialist.
Mrs W. Elsdon
Forest School Lead Practitioner for Nursery to Year 6, covering PPA time
The new roles of Director of Sport and School Chaplain were created by the current Headteacher.
Mr. I. Bland (School Sport specialist teacher 0.5)
Director of PE and Sport (Youth Sport Trust Partnership membership and AfPE Quality Mark); Healthy Lifestyles and Outdoor Education, including residentials; Lunchtime Young Leaders; after school sport provision and competition.
Mrs. C. Simpson (HLTA, School Chaplain part-time)
Christian ethos and worship, enhanced SMSC provision; PSHE coordinator; pupil voice groups; cycle of charity fundraising; Rights Respecting coordinator; BIG Anti Bullying Accreditation; Investing in Children; church links; pastoral care.
Mrs. H. Davidson (HLTA full time)
EYFS Key Worker
Mrs. A. Loades (HLTA)
Year 5/6 support; Upper Key Stage 2 intervention; Accelerated Reader Coordinator: PPA cover (Art and Design).
Miss H. English (TA full time)
Year 1 support; Year 1 intervention
Mrs. E. Parry (TA full time)
Year 4 support; Years 4 and 5 intervention
Mrs. S Peairs (TA full time)
Year 3 support; Years 3 and 4 intervention
Miss K. Musgrave (TA full time)
Miss. N. Turnbull (TA full time)
1:1 SEN support TA
Mrs. Y. Etherington (TA temporary role)
Year 2 support and intervention
Mrs. D. Raine (display)
Mrs. S. Clarey (full time) and Mrs. P. Petersson (morning sessions)
Office Manager and Clerical Assistant
Mr. N. Lidster
Mrs. J. Kitching
Cleaner (Years 1-6 classrooms)
Mrs. R. Irwin
Cleaner (EYFS and nursery classrooms)
Mrs. J. Jardine, Mrs. E. Fox, Mrs. D. Cant
Taylor Shaw kitchen team
Mrs. J. Jardine
Taylor Shaw chef and Breakfast Club supervisor
Mrs. B. Tuddenham, Mrs. J. Tray, Mrs. D. Raine, Mrs. W. Clarke and Mrs. S. Hardy