“Excellent governance, leadership and management”

ISI 2014


Staff Team

Senior Management Team

Mr Douglas Brown - Headmaster
Mr Paul Ross - Assistant Head (Teaching and Learning) and Year 6
Mrs Nicole Welsh - Assistant Head (Teaching and Learning and Joint Designated Safeguarding Lead) and Year 4

Miss Karen Tidiman - Bursar

Heads of Departments

Mr Graeme Ellis - Head of Partnerships, Head of ICT and Maths (STEM)
Miss Ruth O’Brien - Head of Early Years and Reception Teacher, Deputy Safeguarding Lead
Miss Helen Owen - SENCO, Head of Girls’ Sport, Health & Welfare Co-ordinator
Mrs Vanessa Sharp - Head of Wellbeing PSHE Co-Ordinator, Joint Designated Safeguarding Lead

Teaching Staff

Ms Wendy Stephens - French Co-Ordinator
Miss Gabriela Matosevic - Year 3 Teacher, Head of Music
Mr Kobi DeGraft-Johnson - Year 5 Teacher, Head of English & Boys Games
Mr John Mould - Year 1 Teacher and Forest School lead
Mrs Jo Carter - Woodlands Learning Support Centre Teacher
Mrs Diane Lee - Pre-School lead
Mrs Fiona Wright - Year 2 Teacher
Mrs Cassie Burling - Year 6 Teacher

Learning Support Assistants

Mrs Vanessa Alfieri
Miss Sarah Burke
Mrs Sharon Capon
Mrs Lisa Claydon
Mrs Jill Cleveley
Mrs Susan Greenall
Mrs Ami Keshwala
Miss Leigh Magill
Mrs Elaine Marinos
Ms Janet Tyler


Miss Karen Tidiman - Bursar & Head of Admin
Mrs Sally Warren - Assistant Bursar
Mrs Carol Land - School Secretary / Administrator
Mrs Rachael Gaffney - PA to Headmaster
Mrs Helen Boyd-Carpenter - External Relations
Mrs Karen Brown - Registrar
Mrs Sharon Capon - Site Manager
Mr Bill Warne - Site Manager
Mr Jeff Bhadesia - Site Manager

Catering Staff

Mrs Jane Watson
Mrs Jackie Bonner
Mrs Sue Evans
Mr Jeff Bhadesia

After School Care

Mrs Carolyn Anderson
Mrs Sue Taylor

First Aiders

Graeme Ellis
Vanessa Alfieri (P)
Jill Cleveley (P)
Diane Lee (P)
Amy Keshwala
Sarah Burke (P)
Vanessa Sharp
Helen Owen
Lisa Clayden
Bill Warne
Leigh McGill
Vanessa Alfieri (P)
Sharon Capon (P)

(P) qualified in paediatric first aid

Staff qualifications are available on request from the Bursar.

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