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Staff listing

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For attendance related queries please call 0161 882 2680 or email

Year Group Teachers Teaching Assistants
Nursery Ms Ben Halima (FS1)Ms Dyson (FS1) Ms Whittick Ms Sarfraz  

Ms Fagi-Hassan

Reception Ms Tracanna (FS2LT)Ms Hickman/Ms Turton (FS2HT) 

Ms Iqbal/Ms Greenway (FS2IG)

Ms NaveedMs Nash 

Ms Simpson

Ms Borkin (1:1)

Ms Carter (1:1)

Year 1 Ms Roberts (1RS)Ms Rice (1SR) 

Ms Daley/Ms Eldridge (1DE)

Ms Ahmed (1:1)Ms Mullick (1:1) 

Ms Trundle 

Ms Jones 

Year 2 Ms Davis/Ms Savage (2DS)Ms Craven (2HC) 

Mr Burton (2CB)

Ms Taylor

Mr Hearnshaw

Year 3 Mr Farrow/Mr Caldwell (3FC)Ms Gomez (3NG) 

Ms Walker (3FW)

Ms Skerritt (1:1)

Ms Hartley (1:1)


Ms Carter

Year 4 Mr Wheeldon (4AW)Ms Calerbank (4EC) 

Ms Rowe (4KR)

Ms Hough (Group)

Ms McMinn (1:1)


Ms Rizvi

Year 5 Ms Cawley (5CC)Mr McDonagh (5LM) 

Mr Welsh/Ms Murray (5WM)

Ms Harman (Group)Ms Buckley (1:1) 

Mr Carey (1:1)

Ms Leaver 

Year 6 Ms Gibson (6WG)Ms Beech (6JB) 

Ms Saleem/Ms Bennett (6SB)

Ms Lowe (1:1)Ms Gandhi (1:1) 

Ms Atif (Group)

Mr Carey 

Wave 3 – afternoons: Laura Taylor, Yasmin Atif

Further SEND support – afternoons: Rashmina Mullick, Ozma Ahmed

Pastoral – afternoons: Tracy Buckley

Cover Supervisors-  Joe Squire 

Midge Murray – Music PPA support

Nicky Appleby- Arts PPA support

Keiran Bentley- PE PPA Support

Senior Leadership Team

Deborah Howard – Headteacher 

Helen Woolf – Deputy Headteacher EYFS / KS1 Whole school SENDCo / Inclusion strategic Lead

Donna Wealleans – Deputy Headteacher KS2 Whole school Pastoral / Safeguarding Lead

Kat Rowe – Assistant Head – Curriculum / Teaching and Learning (including staff mentor role)

Laura Tracanna – Assistant Head – EYFS

Richard Farrow – Assistant Head – Years 1 – 4

Jen Beech – Assistant Head – Years 5 and 6

Craig Taylor – School Business Manager

Maternity Leave: Ellie Linton – Communications and Marketing Manager 

Extended Leadership Team

Kathryn Whalley Ben Halima (TLR –Rights and Responsibilities Lead and Behaviour lead)

Wendy Gibson (TLR – Lunchtime Lead and Behaviour Lead)

Sarah Greenway (TLR- Reading lead and Parental Links Lead)

Learning Support Staff

Helen Woolf – Deputy Headteacher (Inclusion)

Donna Wealleans – Deputy Headteacher (Pastoral)

Sam Barrett – Operational Inclusion Lead

Amanda Clifton – Pastoral and Support Manager

Teresa Regan – Link Educational Psychologist

Helen Adkins – Link Speech and Language Therapist (1 hr per week)

Diane Moat – Specialist SpLD (Specific Learning Difficulty) Teacher (1 hr per week)

Susan Ravlic – Attendance Officer

Tammy Brett – Counsellor (one afternoon per week)

Nazia Khaliq – Place2Be

Inclusion Staff

Helen Woolf – SENCO / Inclusion strategic Lead

Donna Wealleans – Pastoral / Safeguarding Lead

Sam Barrett – Operational Inclusion Lead 

Amanda Clifton – Pastoral Support Manager and Health Lead

Office Team

Craig Taylor – School Business Manager
Christina Lydon – Communications and Marketing Manager
Susan Ravlic– Attendance Administrator
Helen Allsop – Admissions Assistant
Chloe Ball – Finance Assistant

We have a cleaning team which is led by Phil Wood (Caretaker). 

We have a large Lunchtime Organiser team which is overseen by Wendy Gibson.