Our Team

As the Principal of the Academy I am immensely proud that we have a strong team of dedicated staff who are there to teach and support the pupils during their time with us.

Senior Leadership Team:

Mrs Bev Oldham: Principal/SEND/Assessment/PSHE & SRE/Safeguarding and DSL

Mr Mark Walsh: Deputy Principal/KS2 Leader/ Curriculum/Maths/History and Geography/DSL

Mrs Kathryn Sullivan: EYFS leader/DSL/Literacy/EAL

Mrs Emma Collins: KS1 Leader/ English, Phonics and Reading Lead

Mrs Julie Mayers: SENDCo

Teaching Staff:

Mrs Kirkbride: Nursery Teacher/Lego Therapy/Interventions/MFL

Mrs Sullivan: Reception Teacher/EAL

Mrs Mayers: SENCo/Teacher/ICT/Music/RE

Mr Hopwood: Year 1 Teacher/Science/PE

Miss Collins: Year 2 Teacher/English

Miss Owen: Year 3 Teacher/ Art/DT

Mr Walsh: Year 4 Teacher/Maths/History and Geography

Mr Robberts: Year 5 Teacher

Teaching Assistants:

Miss Goodson: Teaching Assistant

Miss Claire-Louise Brown: Teaching Assistant

Mrs Katherine Bentley-Dawson: Teaching Assistant

Mrs Parkinson: Teaching Assistant

Ms Clare: Teaching Assistant

Mr Sibit: Teaching Assistant

Mrs Wood: Teaching Assistant

Miss Boyle: Teaching Assistant/Well-being Mentor/ DSL

Mr Doolan: PE, Sport and Well-being coach

Admin Staff:

Mrs Broughton: Administration Assistant/Attendance/Marketing

Mrs McKew: Administration Assistant

After School Club:

Mrs Hodson: ASC Play Worker

Mr Doolan: ASC Play Worker

Mrs McBain: ASC Play Worker

Midday Assistants:

Mrs Winston

Miss Hodson

Mrs McBain

Mrs Waugh

Mrs Bullen

Mrs Wood

FM and Cleaning team:

Mr Woolley: Site Manager

Mr Evans: Caretaker

Ms Halliwell-Meachen: Cleaner

Mrs Bullen: Cleaner

Mrs Winston: Cleaner

Mrs Hevingham: Cleaner

Catering team – Mellors Catering:


We will be recruiting new staff annually to join us each September to support the continued development of the Academy and our pupils moving through the school and we will keep this page updated.