Staff

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HEADTEACHER                     

Mrs. C. Knowles

I have experience in leading teaching and learning in all Primary year groups and have been Deputy Headteacher for the last 6 years in an outstanding school on the Wirral. However, Woodchurch Road Primary School has always been a special place to me as I started my teaching career here and it is a privilege, now to become Headteacher and to be leading the school into its future.

 

ASSISTANT HEADTEACHERS

Mrs. Cox- Mrs. Cox  is an Assistant Headteacher.  She works in Key Stage 2. She is the Curriculum & Assessment co-ordinator. She is also the Progress Leader for Y6.

 

 

Mrs. Rowe - Mrs.Rowe is an Assistant Headteacher. She has a very important role as our Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO). She is the co-ordinator for Behaviour Management throughout the school. 


FOUNDATION 2 TEACHERS

Mrs Gleave - Mrs Gleave is the Progress Leader for Years F2 & Y1.

Mrs Charles - Mrs Charles teaches in our Foundation unit, she currently works 4 days a week ( Tues - Fri )

Miss McGivern - Miss McGivern teaches in our Foundation unit.

Support Staff are : Mrs Bastow, Mrs Hocker, Mrs Lewis, Mrs Salisbury, Mrs Spence and Mrs Duggan


KEY STAGE 1 STAFF

Mrs Eddy - Mrs Eddy teaches in Key Stage 1 ( Y1 ).  She oversees our Religious Education curriculum.

Miss Williamson - Miss Williamson teaches in Key Stage 1 ( Y1 ).

Mrs Jennings & Mrs Appleton - Mrs Jennings & Mrs Appleton teach in Key Stage 1 (Y1)  as a job share. Mrs Jennings is our Art Co-ordinator and Mrs Appleton is our PMFL Co-ordinator.

Mrs Holleron - Mrs Holleron teaches in Key Stage 1 ( Y2 ).  She is our PSHE Co-ordinator.

Mr Thomas - Mr Thomas teaches in Key Stage 1 ( Y2 ). Mr Thomas is the Progress Leader for Years 2 & 3.

Mrs Livingstone-Turner - Mrs Livingstone-Turner teaches in Key Stage 1 ( Y2 ) mornings only.

All our Key Stage 1 classes have support members of staff. 

They are:  Mr Dooley, Miss Risnes, Miss Woodhouse, Miss Wylde, Miss Cook, Mrs Tufts and Mr Thompson.


KEY STAGE 2 STAFF

Miss Moses - Miss Moses teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y3 ) - 4 days a week ( Mon - Thurs ).  

Mrs Bannon - Mrs Bannon teachers in Key Stage 2 ( Y3 ) - 1 day a week ( Fri ).

Mrs Williams - Mrs Williams teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y3 ). Mrs Williams is our SEAL Co-ordinator. 

Mr Hawkins - Mr Hawkins teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y4 )

Miss Phillips - Miss Phillips teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y4 ) 

Mrs Varey - Mrs Varey teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y4 ). She is our Science Co-ordinator.

Miss McKeown - Miss McKeown teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y5 ).  Miss McKeown is Progress Leader for Years 4 & 5.

Mrs Owen - Mrs Owen teachers in Key Stage 2 ( Y5 )

Miss Short - Miss Short teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y5 ). Miss Short is our Maths Co-ordinator.

Mrs Neal - Mrs Neal teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y6 )

Miss Russell - Miss Russell teaches in Key Stage 2 ( Y6 )

All Key Stage 2 year bands have the support of at least one member of staff.  They are:  Mrs Flynn, Miss Harrison, Mrs Hughes, Mrs Jude, Ms Renshaw, Mrs Simmons and Miss Shawcross. Mrs Carrigan works with Years 2, 3,4 and 6 with Reading Support.  We couldn’t do without their tremendous help!


SUPPORT STAFF

Mr Legge is our School Caretaker . He looks after the premises during working hours.  He does endless jobs around the school.

Mrs. Reeves and her team - Mrs. Reeves is our Senior Cleaner, who, together with her assistants, Mrs Fitch , Mrs Kinsella, Ms Henderson, Miss Cook and Mrs Carrigan are responsible for keeping our school clean and tidy.  It is a very large area for such a  small team and they need to work very hard to keep on top of the job.

Mrs. deValve is our school secretary.  She has a difficult job which involves a range of duties and she will be only too happy to help you with any queries.

Mrs. Baxter works in the office.  She deals with our dinner money and school fund.

Mrs Gordon is our Business Manager.  She ensures value for money for the school and organises all our building work etc.

Mrs Graves is our Finance Assistant and supports the Business Manager.

Mrs Brizell is our Home School Liaison Officer.  She helps our parents and children will many issues. Mrs Brizell is situated in our new school house and is available to support youwith any problems you may be having around attendance and lateness.


Mrs. Williams is our Senior Supervisor at dinner times.  She is ablyassistedbyateam of midday assistants: Mrs Jolley, Mrs Coe, Miss Ferrier, Miss Fitch, Mrs Hartland,  Mrs Lancaster,  Miss McNamara, Mrs Piercy, Miss Stakes, Mrs Sutton, Miss Cook and Miss Wood.

Little Buddies team - Senior Playworker - Miss Wylde, Playworkers -  Miss McNamara, Mrs Williams, Miss Ferrier, Mrs Coe, Mrs Sutton and Mrs Carrigan